Research Council of the University of Eastern Finland

The task of the Research Council of the University of Eastern Finland is to evaluate and develop the university's research activities and postgraduate education.  The Rector appoints the members and chairperson of Research Council and defines its tasks.

Members of the Research Council 1.1.2018-31.12.2021

Chair, Academic Rector Harri Siiskonen
Dean Janne Pietarinen (Vice Dean Jopi Nyman), Philosophical Faculty
Professor Eija Kärnä (Professor Antti Raunio), Philosophical Faculty
Dean Jukka Jurvelin (Vice Dean  Elina Oksanen), Faculty of Science and Forestry
Professor Heli Peltola (Professor Rami Korhonen), Faculty of Science and Forestry
Dean Jussi Pihlajamäki (Vice Dean Anna-Liisa Levonen), Faculty of Health Sciences
Professor Asla Pitkänen (Professor Kai Kaarniranta), Faculty of Health Sciences
Dean Sari Rissanen (Vice Dean Matti Turtiainen), Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies
Professor Irmeli Mustalahti (Professor Ismo Linnosmaa), Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies
Doctoral Student Markus Raatikainen,  Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies, (Doctoral Student Juho Suokas, Philosophical Faculty)
Doctoral Student Doctoral Student Jonna Weisell, Faculty of Health Sciences  (Doctoral Student Ville Vestaman, Faculty of Science and Forestry)
Secretary, Research Coordinator Anu Liikanen, University Services