Ari Haaranen

University Teacher, Department of Nursing Science

Department of Geographical and Historical Studies

Our research is focussed on the mutual impacts of space, time and the environment. We emphasise that these research themes are marked by socio-cultural, as well as spatial characteristics, and regularly reflect transnational and comparative approaches. Both qualitative and quantitative methodolog...

Innovation Management

Innovation management investigates organizations and businesses that aim at continuous renewal or radically novel futures.

Institute for empirical legal studies

The Institute supports research and education on empirical legal studies. We organize teaching and develop the field at the University of Eastern Finland and nationally. We collaborate with various partners (authorities, organizations) and are ready to offer our expertise to development, evaluati...

Intellectual Capital Management

The research group on Intellectual Capital Management is a diverse and growing scientific community focusing on themes that are naturally intertwined. Our research context deals with expert organisations, co-operative businesses and small and medium-sized companies in particular. We seek to gener...

International Business and Sales

Group leader: professor Mika Gabrielsson In this research group we investigate the international business and sales management practices of firms originating in Small and Open Economies (SMOPECs), and how this is reflected to consumer behaviour. Our objective is to enhance our understanding of (1...

Jaana Vuori

Professor, Gender Studies, Finnish Language and Cultural Research