Academic personnel

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Faculty of Law contact information

Professors
Antti
Aine
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Sports law

Ellen
Eftestøl
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Civil and commercial law

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Dan
Frände
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Leena
Halila
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Vicedean (community relations)
Administrative law, administrative proceedings

Marjaana
Helminen
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Professor of Comparative Tax Law

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Mika
Hemmo
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


Jaakko
Husa
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I do reseach and teach in the following fields: comparative law, law and globalisation, comparative legal linguistics, and constitutional studies.

Timo
Kaisanlahti
Professor of Practice
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: Tilinpäätösoikeus, oikeustaloustiede

Jukka
Kekkonen
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: oikeushistoria, roomalainen oikeus, vertaileva historian- ja yhteiskuntatutkimus

Jan
Klabbers
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

tieteenalat: kansainvälinen oikeus

Kai
Kokko
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Päivi
Korpisaari
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Martti
Koskenniemi
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Tuomas
Lehtinen
Professor of Practice
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Professor of Practice (advocacy)

Päivi
Leino-Sandberg
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Pia
Letto-Vanamo
Research Director
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Tuula
Linna
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Ulla
Liukkunen
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: työoikeus, kansainvälinen yksityisoikeus ja oikeusvertailu

Sakari
Melander
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Hans-Wolfgang
Micklitz
Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

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Assistant professors and associate professors
Dorota
Gozdecka
Associate Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I am an Associate Professor working at the Faculty of Law and with the INEQ initiative. My research focuses on the issues of exclusion of different legal subjects through law and its interpretation. My main research areas are legal theory, human rights law, feminist theory and law and the humanities.

Ida
Koivisto
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Heikki
Marjosola
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: rahoitusoikeus, EU-oikeus, oikeustaloustiede

Jari
Murto
Assistant Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Olli
Norros
Associate Professor
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

University lecturers
Dan
Helenius
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Ari
Hirvonen
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Philosophy

Research interests: Legal theory, Law and society, Philosophy, Aesthetics.

Director of the Doctoral Programme in Law.

Martti
Häkkänen
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Tieteenalat: kiinteistöoikeus, rakentamisoikeus

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Heidi
Lindfors
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

tieteenalat: insolvenssioikeus, prosessioikeus

Tapani
Lohi
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Liisa
Nieminen
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Jaana
Norio
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

insurance law, consumer law

Ukri
Soirila
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Petra
Sund-Norrgård
University Lecturer
Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies
Field of science Law
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Hannele
Tolonen
University Lecturer
Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies
Field of science Law
Kristiina
Äimä
University Lecturer
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Post-doctoral researchers
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Shakila
Bu-Pasha
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Massimo
Fichera
Academy Research Fellow
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I research and teach in the area of legal theory, with particular emphasis on constitutional theory, EU law and the notion of transnational law.

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Alexander
Gurkov
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Maarten
Hillebrandt
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Political science
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Samuli
Hurri
University Researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Heli
Korkka-Knuts
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

LL.D., Trained on the Bench

Research Fellow, Faculty of Law and Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science (HELSUS)

Criminal law and Sustainability Science

Visa Anton Julius
Kurki
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

I work as an Academy of Finland Postdoctoral Fellow at the Law Faculty. I research and teach especially legal theory and philosophy as well as animal law. I teach in Finnish, Swedish and English.

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Fernando
Losada Fraga
Academy Research Fellow
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
Beata
Mäihäniemi
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

post-doctoral researcher in law and digitalisation. Legal Tech Lab

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Riku Jonni Petteri
Neuvonen
University Researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Media and communications
Tiina
Paloniitty
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

Postdoctoral Fellow at HELSUS, Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science and at Faculty of Law.

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Beatrice
Schutte
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
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Antti
Talonen
Postdoctoral researcher
Faculty of Law
Freek
Van der Vet
University Researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Sociology

Dr. Freek van der Vet is a University Researcher at the University of Helsinki's Erik Castrén Institute of International Law and Human Rights. He is the PI of the "Toxic Crimes" research group on legal activism against wartime environmental destruction (funded by the Academy of Finland and Kone Foundation). You may find more about the project here: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/erik-castren-institute/toxic-crimes-legal-adv... Furthermore, his research focuses on strategic litigation in international courts, legal mobilization under authoritarianism, and the protection of human rights defenders. His academic work has appeared in Law & Society Review, Europe-Asia Studies, The International Journal of Human Rights, Social & Legal Studies, Human Rights Review, and the Review of Central and East European Law, among others. He is part of the international network "ActInCourts" (Activists in International Courts), an emerging international network of human rights practitioners and scholars who work on the involvement of NGOs and lawyers at international courts around the world. The project is funded by a Canadian Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council Partnership Development Grant. You may find more about our project here: https://lmic.arts.ubc.ca/

Juha
Vesala
University Researcher
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law

 

Doctoral students
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Julia
Ahlfors
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Enni
Ala-Mikkula
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
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Martin
Björklund
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Dennis
Brouwer
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
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Mehrnoosh
Farzamfar
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Jenni Maria
Hakkarainen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Maximilian
Huemer
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
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Salla Katriina
Hyvönen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Tomi
Hämäläinen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Philosophy, Law
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Katariina
Kaura-aho
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Philosophy
Tero Tuomas
Kivinen
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


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Tone
Knapstad
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law
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Anna
Lumijärvi
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Henna Liisa
Marjosola
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law


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Marta
Maroni
Doctoral Student
Faculty of Law
Field of science Law, Sociology
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Teemu
Matikainen
Doctoral Student
Vaasa Unit of Legal Studies
Field of science Law

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