Faculty of Social Sciences
The Faculty of Social Sciences examines society. We educate experts who understand social phenomena and can place them in a historical and social context.
News from the Faculty of Social Sciences.
A doctoral dissertation recently published at the University of Helsinki indicates that the hand of lobbyists is evident in the provisions of...
Russian-speaking women in Finland who engage in commercial sex, struggle between visibility and invisibility in society
Russian-speaking women who engage in commercial sex in Finland work independently and do not need to defer to pimps or traffickers. However,...
Events organised or co-organised by the Faculty. Events listed here are open to the public. Registration may be required.
Sampsa Saikkonen: Ability and authority? Studies on the constructedness and expansion of expertise in the contemporary public sphereSat 16.11.2019 12:00-14:00 Porthania, sali P674, Yliopistonkatu 3, Helsinki...
Sat 30.11.2019 10:00-12:00 Porthania PIII, Yliopistonkatu 3 Ilkka Kärrylä, VTM...
Broad perspectives on society
The Faculty of Social Scienes explores phenomena and problems in our changing world from different perspectives. Our teaching is closely linked to the latest research and aims to educate experts who are well versed in various social phenomena.
The Faculty educates experts who are well versed in various social phenomena in different cultures, and who bear responsibility for the promotion of human values both locally and globally.
The Faculty of Social Sciences at the University of Helsinki explores social and societal phenomena and problems in our changing world from global, European, national and local perspectives.
The Faculty of Social Sciences is Finland’s leading research and education institute in the social sciences.