The researchers belonging to the Learning Research and Educational Psychology Research Community are listed here. You can find more information about their research interests and activities through the research profile links below.
Minds Hub

Katariina Salmela-Aro, Academy Professor,

Katja Upadyaya, University lecturer / Postdoctoral researcher,

Lauri Hietajärvi, University lecturer,

Veli-Matti Vesterinen, University lecturer / Postdoctoral researcher,

Rasmus Mannerström, University lecturer / Postdoctoral researcher,

Florencia Sortheix, Postdoctoral researcher,

Junlin Yu, Postdoctoral researcher, 

Toyama Hiroyuki, Postdoctoral researcher,

Elisa Vilhunen, Postdoctoral researcher,

Erika Maksniemi, Postdoctoral researcher,

Olli-Pekka Heinimäki, Postdoctoral researcher,

Kaja Mädamürk, Postdoctoral researcher,

Sanna Read, Postdoctoral researcher,

Janica Vinni-Laakso, Project planner / Doctoral researcher,

Jussi Järvinen, Doctoral researcher,

Salla Veijonaho, Doctoral researcher,

Anne Lakkavaara, Doctoral researcher,

Inka Ronkainen, Doctoral researcher,

Yirou Fang, Doctoral researcher, 

Kezia Olive, Doctoral researcher,

Lotta Allemand, Doctoral researcher,

Ida Huttunen, Doctoral researcher,

Johannes Gale, Doctoral researcher,

Brain, Music, and Learning

Minna Huotilainen, Professor,

Mari Tervaniemi, Research director,

Tanja Linnavalli, University lecturer,

Eino Partanen , University lecturer, 

Paula Virtala , Researcher, 

Hanna Poikonen , Visiting researcher, 

Emilia Makkonen, Doctoral researcher,

Pyry Heikkinen, Doctoral researcher,

Peixin Nie, Doctoral researcher,

Kaisamari Kostilainen, Doctoral researcher,

Iiris Virtasalo , Doctoral Researcher, 

Xiazhen Liu , Doctoral Researcher,

Laura Ginström, Researcher,

Ying Yang, Research assistant,

Vilma Tuominen, Research assistant, 

Naike Gorr, Research assistant, 

Karun Verma, Research assistant, 

Lina Junctorius, Research assistant, 

Onni Kivistö, Research assistant, 

Anni Tolvanen,  Project assistant, 

HiPerCog - High Performance Cognition

Ben Cowley, Associate Professor,

Lauri Ahonen, Postdoctoral researcher,

Natalia Postnova, Postdoctoral researcher, 

Andrei Rodionov, Postdoctoral researcher, 

Elizaveta Kuznetsova, Doctoral researcher,

Guang Rong, Doctoral researcher, 

Evgenii Rudakov, Doctoral researcher, 

Tuisku Tammi, Doctoral researcher, 

Hanna Ylätalo, Doctoral researcher, 

Pablo Flores, Master's student, 

Edu­ca­tional Psy­cho­logy

Kirsti Lonka, Professor / Research Director,

Liisa Karlsson, Senior University Lecturer / Adjunct Professor,

Katja Upadyaya, University lecturer / Postdoctoral researcher,

Lauri Hietajärvi, University lecturer,

Erika Maksniemi, Doctoral researcher,

Milla Kruskopf, Doctoral researcher,

Heidi Lammassaari, Doctoral researcher,

Niina Halonen, Doctoral researcher,

Terhi Nissinen, Doctoral researcher,

Iida Vedenpää, Doctoral researcher,

Rekar Abdulhamed, Doctoral researcher,

Minna Berg, Doctoral researcher,

Lauri Vaara, Doctoral researcher,

Mette Ranta, part-time Postdoctoral researcher,

Katja Leiman, Research assistant,

HYPE – Centre for University Teaching and Learning
TEdu – Tech­no­logy in Education

Liisa Ilomäki, University researcher,

Minna Lakkala, Senior researcher,

Arja Kangasharju, Doctoral researcher,

Markku Antinluoma, Doctoral researcher,

Seppo Salmivirta, Doctoral researcher,


Jaana Simola, University Researcher (PI), 

Caitlin Dawson, Postdoctoral Researcher, 

Hanna Julku, Doctoral Researcher, 

Kaisa Elovaara, Doctoral Researcher, 

Sebastian Österman, Research assistant, sebastian.osterman@helsinki