Meet the people in the programme

As a student in the Master’s Programme in Contemporary Societies, you benefit from the expertise of numerous inspiring scholars with solid teaching experience and broad researcher credentials.

If you have questions related to the application process, admission requirements, scholarships or application enclosures, contact the Admission Services for guidance and support. To keep updated with the latest admission information and dates for the international degree programmes at the University of Helsinki, subscribe to the Admissions Newsletter.

If you have questions about the content or structure of the programme, please contact Programme Director Melisa Stevanovic by e-mail.

Programme Director

 

Melisa
Stevanovic
University Lecturer
Faculty of Social Sciences
Field of science Sociology

Professors and Lecturers

Sarah
Green
Professor
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Field of science Social and cultural anthropology

Anne Maria
Kouvonen
Professor
Social and Public Policy
Field of science Public health care science, environmental and occupational health, Social policy, Sociology

Markus
Kröger
Associate Professor
Development Studies
Field of science Development Studies

Lena
Näre
Associate Professor
Sociology
Field of science Sociology

AP
Anna-Maija
Pirttilä-Backman
Professor
Social Psychology
Field of science Social psychology

Sirpa
Tenhunen
Professor
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Field of science Social and cultural anthropology

FO
Franklin
Obeng-Odoom
Associate Professor
Development Studies
Field of science Development Studies

DI
David
Inglis
Professor
Sociology
Field of science Sociology

Hisayo
Katsui
Associate Professor
Social and Public Policy
Field of science Other social sciences, Development Studies

Anni
Kajanus
Assistant Professor
Social and Cultural Anthropology
Field of science Social and cultural anthropology

Mia
Silfver-Kuhalampi
University Lecturer
Social Psychology
Field of science Social psychology

Kimmo
Vehkalahti
University Lecturer
Centre for Social Data Science
Field of science Other social sciences, Statistics and probability

Administrational Coordinator

Marianne Järveläinen
kruununhaka-student(at)helsinki.fi