People

Researchers of KREPRO

Pascal Doh PhD, Postdoctoral researcherpascal.doh@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Entrepreneurial universities; Innovation for development in Africa

Lucia
Lucía Gómez Charry Project researcher, Doctoral studentlucia.o.gomez@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Urban economic development; Technological advancement​​​; Urban sustainability

Johanna Hautala Adjunct professor, Academy Research
Fellow
+358 29 450 3717johanna.hautala@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Creativity in arts and sciences; Geographies of knowledge
and innovations; Co-creation between humans, robots and artificial intelligence

Hanna Heino Project researcher, Doctoral student+358 29 450 2822hanna.heino@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Knowledge creation; Futures knowledge; Strategic Planning; Sustainability; Wave Power

Lauri Hooli Senior lecturer+358 29 450 3574lauri.hooli@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Innovation policies and innovation systems in Southern Africa; Innovation-focused development; Global North-South knowledge
creation processes

Jussi Jauhiainen Professor+358 29 450 2098jusaja@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Knowledge creation and learning along asylum-related journeys; Innovation policies and innovation systems in Africa and Europe; Innovation and regional policies in Finland

Tikli
Tikli Loivaranta Doctoral student+358 29 450 3577tkmloi@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Development studies; posthumanism; community forests; biocultural heritages

Riina Lundman
Riina Lundman PhD, Postdoctoral Researcher+358 0 233 3603rilund@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Creative geographies; Co-creativity; Artificial intelligence art (AI art); Participatory planning processes

Minnis
Minna-Liina Ojala Project researcher, Doctoral student+358 29 450 4761milioj@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Knowledge creation processes; Time geography; Rhythmanalysis; International and multicultural cooperation

Roosa Wingström Doctoral studentrmwwin@utu.fi

Areas of expertise:
Geographies of creativity, innovation and knowledge; Economic geography; Development studies