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Group leader Tarja Malm
PhD, Associate Professor in Neuroinflammation (tenure track)

Postdoctoral researchers

Valeriia Guselnikova, PhD
Yevheniia Ishchenko, PhD
Paula Korhonen, PhD

PhD students

Nea Bister, MSc
Sanna Loppi, MSc (Pharmacy)
Ilkka Fagerlund, MSc
Flavia Scoyni, MSc
Feroze Fazaludeen, MSc
Natalia Kolosowska (under co-supervision with Prof. Jari Koistinaho)
Henna Konttinen (under co-supervision with Prof. Jari Koistinaho)

Undergraduate students

Shaila Eamen
Sohvi Ohtonen

Former Erasmus students

Daphne Box (Netherlands)
Lorene Brunello (France)
Martina Giordano (Italy)

Technician

Tuula Reponen

Financial Secretary

Katja Pesonen (on leave)
Salla Hakkarainen

Tarja Malm Details

PhD, Associate Professor in Neuroinflammation (tenure track)
A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences
University of Eastern Finland
P.O.B. 1627 (Neulaniementie 2)
FI-70211 Kuopio, Finland
Email: tarja.malm (at) uef.fi
Phone: +358 44 331 9754 or +358 40 355 2209      

Academic Degrees

Adjunct Professor (Docent) in Neurobiology, University of Eastern Finland, 2014
PhD (Neurobiology), University of Kuopio 2006
MSc (Applied Biotechnology), University of Kuopio 2002

Major Positions and Appointments

Associate Professor in Neuroinflammation, Department of Neurobiology, A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, June 1 2015.

Adjunct Professor, Senior researcher, Department of Neurobiology, A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, 2013-2015.

Postdoctoral Research Fellow, Department of Neurosciences, Case Western Reserve University, School of Medicine, Cleveland, Ohio 2012-2013

Academy postdoctoral fellow, University of Eastern Finland 2009 - 2013

Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Neurobiology, A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Eastern Finland, 2007 – 2013

PhD student, Department of Neurobiology, A.I.Virtanen Institute for Molecular Sciences, University of Kuopio 2002 - 2006