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...

Water research

Science-based management of water resources and aquatic environments

Environmental Law Research Group

01.08.2000 -
Multidisciplinary and internationally oriented research group. The research covers central themes of traditional and modern environmental law.

Kuopio Musculoskeletal Research Unit (KMRU)

Kuopio Musculoskeletal Research Unit (KMRU) headed by Prof. Heikki Kröger, is a multidisciplinary research organization located at the Kuopio campus. In our interdisciplinary study group work specialists from several departments (orthopedics, gynaecology, internal medicine) and our study nurses h...

Biogeochemistry research group

Biogeochemistry research group (BGC) focuses on studying the effects of climate change and land-use change on the biogeochemical cycles and on dynamics of gases important in the atmosphere. The conducted research spans various scales from molecules to ecosystems to landscape.

Innovation Management (INNO)

24.10.2017 -
Innovation management research group addresses the questions of organizing, managing and business. Our research emphasizes the perspectives of responsible and sustainable renewal and innovation and the making of novel futures. We work in two profile areas of the University of Eastern Finland: Hea...

Mire trend research project

01.01.2020 - 31.07.2023
The full name of the project: Nakedness, puddles and critical comments: mire trend as changing the cultural heritage
Principal Investigator: Adjunct Professor Kirsi Laurén
Department: School of Humanities, Philosophical Faculty
Research period: 2020-2023

Ageing and elder care research group

The ageing and elder care research group is a multidisciplinary research group focusing on the management and organizational issues of elder care and on issues related to the wellbeing of older people in national and international contexts.

StopDia

Stop Diabetes (StopDia) is a wide multidisciplinary research project aiming to prevent type 2 diabetes via actions on both individual and environmental level. The research project develops a model of the best strategies for the Finnish society and health care system and provides information on co...