Introducing – Neuro-Innovation

Neuro-Innovation is an EU Horizon2020 MSCA funded (Marie Skłodowska-Curie Action for Co-funding of regional, national and international programmes (COFUND)) four-year doctoral programme of... Read more


Introducing Professor Katja Kanninen

Brain diseases can be studied in nasal cells “In Alzheimer's disease, the olfactory mucosa is affected by similar changes as those occurring in the brain,” says UEF’s newly appointed Professor... Read more


Introducing Professor of Management Päivi Eriksson

Professor Päivi Eriksson from the Business School at the University of Eastern Finland leads the Neuro-Impact and Innovation (NOVA) research team in the Innovation Management (INNO) research group... Read more


Introducing Senior Researcher Irina Gureviciene  

Senior Researcher Irina Gureviciene is a member of the Neurobiology of Memory-research group at A.I. Virtanen Institute, University of Eastern Finland. The group is led by Prof. Heikki Tanila and it... Read more


Introducing Professor of Tissue and Cell Biology Mikko Hiltunen

Mikko Hiltunen, Professor of Tissue and Cell Biology at the University of Eastern Finland, chairs the regional steering group of Kuopio Brain & Mind network and acts as an alternate member of the... Read more


Introducing Postdoctoral Researcher in social psychology Mervi Issakainen

Mervi Issakainen, a postdoctoral researcher in social psychology, works at the University of Eastern Finland in the Center of Law and Welfare, which is based in the Law School. She is interested in... Read more


Introducing Adjunct Professor Xavier Ekolle Ndode Ekane

Adjunct Professor Xavier Ekolle Ndode Ekane is working in the Epilepsy Research group at the A.I.Virtanen Institute, University of Eastern Finland. Epilepsy Research group led by professor Asla... Read more


Introducing Early Stage Researcher Juan Miguel Valverde

MSc Juan Miguel Valverde is conducting his PhD studies in the Genetics and Mechanisms in Translational Medicine Doctoral programme (GenomMed) and is working as an Early Stage Researcher at the... Read more


Introducing Professor of Law and Ageing Anna Mäki-Petäjä-Leinonen

Anna Mäki-Petäjä-Leinonen, Professor of Law and Ageing, works at Faculty of Social Sciences and Business Studies at the Law School, University of Eastern Finland. Her research has focused on Elder... Read more