Metabolic MR Imaging Group
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Group Leader Mikko I. Kettunen
PhD, Adjunct Professor

Doctoral students
Viivi Hyppönen
Riikka Nivajärvi
Elias Ylä-Herttuala (co-supervision with Dr. Timo Liimatainen)

Technician
Maarit Pulkkinen

Financial secretary
Marja Järveläinen

Mikko I. Kettunen Details

PhD, Adjunct Professor
Metabolic MR Imaging Group
A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences
University of Eastern Finland
P.O.Box 1627 (Street address: Neulaniementie 2)
FIN-70211 Kuopio
Finland
tel: +358 50 3838 395
e-mail: mikko.kettunen (at) uef.fi

Academic Degrees

  • Adjunct Professor (Biomedical NMR) at University of Eastern Finland, Finland (2014).
  • Ph.D. in Biomedical NMR at Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Finland (1998-2002).
  • Master of Science (Biotechnology) at Department of Biochemistry, University of Kuopio, Finland (1994-1998).

Positions

  • Research Director (2013-present) at the Biomedical Imaging Unit, Department of Neurobiology, A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, Kuopio, Finland.
  • Staff Scientist (2006-2013) at Cancer Research UK Cambridge Institute, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, UK.
  • Post-Doctoral Research Associate (2003-2006) at Department of Biochemistry, University of Cambridge, UK.
  • Staff Scientist (2001-2003) at National Bio-NMR Facility, Department of Biomedical NMR, A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Kuopio, Finland.
  • Research Associate (1998-2000) at A.I. Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Kuopio, Finland.