FishEDU

31.05.2017 - 31.08.2021
FishEDU is a partnership project run by the University of Eastern Finland and the Kyrgyz National Agrarian University named after K.I. Skryabin, aiming at building capacity in fisheries and aquaculture education in the Kyrgyz Republic.

Animal Physiology

Animals are exposed to natural and anthropogenic environmental stresses that affect animal life at all levels of biological organization, from molecules and cells to organs, individuals, and populations. We study the physiological adaptation and acclimation of ectothermal animals, mainly fish, an...

Reetta Väätäinen

Grant-funded Researcher , Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Anssi Vainikka

Professor , Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences

The research group of Aquatic Ecology and Behavioural Ecology

01.01.2010 -
The research group of Aquatic Ecology and Behavioural Ecology operates on both campuses in Joensuu and Kuopio at the Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences. The main research areas include aquatic biology, aquatic ecology, evolutionary ecology and behavioural ecology, and the researc...

Clinical Nutrition and Nutrition Therapy

Our research is based on randomized controlled dietary inervention studies examining the effects of nutrients, diet and lifestyle on metabolism and risk of non-communicable diseases. We concentrate on the health effects of the quality of dietary fat, dietary fiber and dietary patterns. Lately, we...

Roseanna Avento

Global Development Manager , International Development Service

Hannu Huuskonen

Senior Researcher , Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences

Sareh Yaripour

Early Stage Researcher , Department of Environmental and Biological Sciences