Sari Tillonen

University Teacher , Historia- ja maantieteiden laitos

Changing places of social transformation

The research group studies social, spatial and cultural transformations of small urban communities. We are interested in the transformations in livelihoods, politics, demographies and cultures in such communities as well as the diversification of the local economies. With a focus on Finland and N...

ESPON QoL - Quality of Life Measurements and Methodology

The objective of this ESPON activity is to receive answers to the following key policy questions:
• How does the concept and measurement of quality of life differ in meaning at different scales
(national, regional, local)?
• What are the territorial dimensions of quality of l...

Geospatial Health

01.01.2018 - 31.12.2023
The Geospatial Health research group includes researchers from the Department of Geographical and Historical Studies at the University of Eastern Finland (UEF). The research group is part of UEF’s Effectiveness of Social and Health Services (EFFECTIVENESS) Research Community. In addition, a PhD s...