Over 60 researchers involved in the work of the department have been appointed University of Helsinki docents in the fields of computer science and bioinformatics. The docents work in different fields around the world, forming an important contact network for creating and maintaining collaboration. 

Name Date appointed
Ahonen-Myka, Helena 19 Jun 2007
Back, Ralph-Johan 8 Feb 1983
Bayhan, Suzan 6 Mar 2017
Bingham, Ella 20 Nov 2009
Buntine, Wray 28 Feb 2006
Doucet, Antoine 24 Jan 2011
Elomaa, Tapio 2 Dec 1999
Erkiö, Hannu 7 Mar 1984
Floréen, Patrik 28 Dec 1995
Gagie, Travis 16 Jun 2015
Glowacka, Dorota 20 May 2014
Gourtov, Andrei 30 Sept 2009
Grahne, Gösta 2 Feb 1994
Heikkinen, Tiina 19 Dec 2006
Hoyer, Patrik 26 Feb 2010
Hyvönen, Eero 5 May 2004
Jokela, Timo 17 Jun 2010
Järvisalo, Matti 24 May 2012
Kaivola, Kimmo 22 Jan 1998
Kaski, Samuel 10 Oct 2005
Kekäläinen, Jaana 22 Dec 2004
Kivioja, Teemu (Bioinformatics) 25 Oct 2012
Koivisto, Mikko 26 Jan 2009
Koskimies, Kics 19 Oct 1987
Koskinen, Jussi 19 Jun 2007
Kutvonen, Lea 18 May 2006
Kääriäinen, Matti 28 Jan 2008
Leino, Antti 29 Jan 2010
Lemström, Kjell 24 Oct 2003
Lindström, Jan 30 Nov 2010
Linnainmaa, Seppo 26 Apr 1976
Manner, Jukka 18 Nov 2005
Mannila, Heikki 2 Dec 1999
Mielikäinen, Taneli 18 Dec 2006
Miettinen, Pauli 27 May 2013
Myllymäki, Petri 2 Dec 1999
Mäkinen, Veli 27 Sept 2006
Nikkilä, Janne 31 May 2011
Nurmi, Petteri 24 May 2012
Nykänen, Matti 18 Dec 2006
Orponen, Olli 26 Sept 1996
Oulasvirta, Antti 26 Oct 2009
Pitkänen, Esa (Bioinformatiikka) 14 Sept 2016
Polishchuk, Valentin 20 Mar 2012
Puustjärvi, Juha 24 Mar 2003
Roos, Teemu 24 Mar 2011
Rousu, Juho 23 Apr 2003
Räihä, Kari-Jouko 8 Jun 1982
Salmela, Leena 17 Dec 2015
Salmenkivi, Marko 8 Mar 2007
Salovaara, Antti 16 Nov 2015
Sarolahti, Pasi 27 May 2013
Siekkinen, Matti 21 Sept 2015
Soisalon-Soininen, Eljas 6 Jun 1994
Suomela, Jukka 20 Mar 2012
Takala, Tapio 2 Jun 1995
Tarhio, Jorma 7 Jan 1991
Tarkoma, Sasu 9 Jan 2008
Tomescu, Alexandru-Ioan (Bioinformatiikka) 16 Jun 2016
Tirri, Henry 1 Aug 2008
Valmari, Antti 20 Jun 1991
Veijalainen, Jari 6 May 1996
Yangarber, Roman 9 Apr 2016
Žliobaitè, Indrè 9 Apr 2016