Sustainable utilisation of space
Professor Minna Palmroth calls for sustainable utilisation of space. Within a new Centre of Excellence, that means radiation tolerance and...
Professor Tomi Mäkelä appointed as Director of HiLIFE Helsinki Institute of Life Science
Professor Tomi Mäkelä's five-year term starts on 1 August.
Seven teams have been selected for the final stage of the Helsinki Challenge
The Helsinki Challenge finalist teams’ ideas would boost cancer treatment, revolutionise the use of heat energy and protect the mental health of...
Professor Jouko Väänänen appointed vice-rector of the University of Helsinki
Jouko Väänänen, professor of mathematics, will serve as vice-rector from 1 August 2017 until 31 July 2018. The position is full-time.
Kaarle Hämeri to become University of Helsinki Chancellor
The University Collegium has selected the new Chancellor for the University of Helsinki. Kaarle Hämeri, 52, Professor of Physics and Chair of...
Theologian Henrietta Grönlund is Docent of the Year
The University of Helsinki Docent Association has named Henrietta Grönlund, docent of Church and Social Studies and University Lecturer of Urban...
Rector Kola: Role of universities increasingly important in a post-truth world
Bengt Holmström was invited to be the first honorary member of the Teachers’ Academy at the University of Helsinki’s annual celebration.
Title of Academician of Science granted to Markku Kulmala and Ilkka Niiniluoto
Academician of Science is the highest honour that can be bestowed on any individual scientist in Finland. President of the Republic of Finland...