Meet the people in the programme

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Programme Director

Pekka
Uimari
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science, Agronomy

Steering Board

Paula
Elomaa
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Agricultural biotechnology

IH
Iryna
Herzon
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Ecology, evolutionary biology, Sociology, Others

AL
Antti
Lajunen
Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Mechanical engineering

AS
Asko
Simojoki
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Environmental sciences

Fred
Stoddard
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Agricultural biotechnology, Food Science, Other agricultural sciences

AV
Aila
Vanhatalo
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Student representatives:

  • Silja Alamikkotervo

  • Anna-Kaisa Salovaara

  • Jaakko Haarala

Professors and Lecturers

LA
Laura
Alakukku
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences

Kari
Elo
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science, Agricultural biotechnology

Paula
Elomaa
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Agricultural biotechnology

SG
Szabolcs
Galambosi
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Physical sciences

MH
Mikko
Hautala
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Other agricultural sciences

JH
Juha
Helenius
Professor
Mikkeli
Field of science Agronomy

IH
Iryna
Herzon
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Ecology, evolutionary biology, Sociology, Others

TH
Timo
Hytönen
Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agricultural biotechnology, Plant biology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Ecology, evolutionary biology

Jarmo
Juga
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Sanna
Kanerva
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Environmental sciences

JK
Johanna
Kolehmainen
University Instructor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Tuomo
Kokkonen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

HK
Helena
Korpelainen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Plant biology

Hanna-Riitta
Kymäläinen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

AL
Antti
Lajunen
Assistant Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Mechanical engineering

LL
Leena
Linden
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Other agricultural sciences

HM
Hannu
Mikkola
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences

Pirjo
Mäkelä
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

AM
Asko
Mäki-Tanila
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology

PP
Pauliina
Palonen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

Mari
Pihlatie
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Forestry, Agronomy, Environmental sciences, Physical sciences

Minna
Rajamäki
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology

AS
Asko
Simojoki
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Other agricultural sciences, Environmental sciences

Fred
Stoddard
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Agricultural biotechnology, Food Science, Other agricultural sciences

Priit
Tammeorg
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

TT
Teemu
Teeri
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Plant biology, microbiology, virology, Genetics, developmental biology, physiology, Agricultural biotechnology, Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology

HT
Hanna
Tuomisto
Associate Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy, Environmental sciences

JV
Jarmo
Valaja
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Agronomy

JV
Jari
Valkonen
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Other agricultural sciences, Agricultural biotechnology

AV
Aila
Vanhatalo
Professor
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Animal science, dairy science

Salla
Venäläinen
University Lecturer
Department of Agricultural Sciences
Field of science Environmental sciences, Agronomy