Responsible business management in bioeconomy, corporate sustainability, organizational innovation, international trade of forest products, sustainable consumption, timber supply behaviour, forest bioenergy.

Current projects include: ORBIT (2017-2020), NOFOBE (2016-2020)CE­GEBE (2016-2018)HU-CI­FOR (2016-2017), FORESCOF (2014-2017), ESGRI (2013-2017)W3B (2013-2016).

Dept. Forest Sciences , Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 514, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +358 50 4150219 
E-mail: anne.toppinen@helsinki.fi
Skype: anne.toppinen
Web: Researchgate, Google scholar, Tuhat

Economics of forest management, climate change and the forest sector, applications of operations research in forest economics, business economics and finance in the forest sector

Current projects include: ECOSUS 2013-2016, LOGGING 2018.

Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 533, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +358 50 5637 137
E-mail: lauri.valsta@helsinki.fi
Skype: laurivalsta
Web: Researchgate, Google scholar, Tuhat

 

Roundwood and forest industry products markets, trade and marketing, wood construction business development, product and service quality, land owner and consumer behaviour, forest industry business strategy analyses, bio-energy markets and policies.

Main projects: KÄPY (2016-2019), Wood Vision 2025 (2018-2019).

Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 514, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +358 05 03149158
E-mail: ritva.toivonen@helsinki.fi
Skype: 
Web: Researchgate, Tuhat

Forest products markets, structural changes in the forest sector, wood construction, new wood-based products, sustainability impacts, forest sector foresight and outlook studies, futures studies, forest economics. Recent PhD dissertation here. Main project: FORBIO.

Elias is part of the Bioeconomy Markets team at the European Forest Institute (EFI) and a guest researcher at the Dept. Forest Sciences, University of Helsinki. 

Email: elias.hurmekoski@efi.int

Competitiveness, sustainability, internationalization and trade, bioeconomy businesses, system transformation. Recent PhD dissertation here.

Main project: ORBIT (2017-2020).

Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science
Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 514, P.O. Box 27 

Tel.+358 41 4309724, +358 41 4309724
E-mail: jaana.e.korhonen@helsinki.fi
Skype: Korhonen, Jaana E
Web: Researchgate, Google scholarTuhat

Socio-ecological systems (biodiversity and ecosystem services), corporate sustainability and sustainability discourses (Green, Bio and Circular economy). Recent PhD dissertation here.

Main projects: CEGEBE (2016-2018), HU-CIFOR (2016-2017), ESGRI (2013-2016).

Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science
Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 531, P.O. Box 27 

Tel.  +358 50 4160780
E-mail: dalia.damato@helsinki.fi
Skype: dalia.damato
Web: Researchgate, Google scholarTuhat

 

Economics of forest management, especially taking quality and climatic implications into account. An example of recent research here

Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 524, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +358 50 5569917
E-mail: henna.hurttala@helsinki.fi
Web: Researchgate 

Non-industrial private forest owners in Finland and multiple use of forests. In particular, changing forest owner motivations, objectives as well a as their service needs and expectations. Both quantitative and qualitative approaches are employed. An example of recent research here.

Liina is currently on parental leave.

 

Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 514, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +358 50 4486110
E-mail: liina.hayrinen@helsinki.fi
Skype: liinaelli
Web: Tuhat

Plantation forestry; rural communities; polycentric governance; resilience of social-ecological systems; ecosystem service approach; social network analysis. An example of recent research here.

Main project: HU-CI­FOR (2016-2017).

Helsinki Institute of Sustainability Science
Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 531, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +358 50 3361645
E-mail: arttu.malkamaki@helsinki.fi
Skype: arttumalkamaki
Web: Researchgate, Tuhat

End-user Approach to Development of Business Ecosystems in the Wood-Based Building Sector, with focus on the role of environmental sustainability criteria. Both quantitative and qualitative approaches are employed.

Main project: Käpy (2017-19), in particular “Living in a wooden high-rise - The expectations and needs of consumers”.

Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 511, P.O. Box 27 

Email: noora.miilumaki@helsinki.fi

Households’ NTFPs production, China’s collective forest tenure reform, forestry cooperatives.

Main project: Resource endowment, proper rights evolution, and forest quality in collective forest regions of China (Natural Science Foundation of China-71773091).

Dept. Forest Sciences, Viikki
Latokartanonkaari 7
FI-00014 University of Helsinki 
Room 510, P.O. Box 27 

Tel. +86 15291577690, +358 46 9504773
E-mail: renyangyh@yahoo.com