University of Eastern Finland
- 1996, PhD in Human Geography. University of Joensuu, Finland.
Main research interests:
- Research interests include human-nature relations, environmental governance and resource dependent communities both empirically and conceptually. Special interests in new ways of conceptualizing the relations between human and non-human entities as being co-constructive members in different kinds of hybrid assemblages.
- Forest industry related topics have been in the core of research. Formerly the focus was on development of single-industry towns and environmental conflicts while more recently emphasis of research is on the performances of transnational forest governance processes and border relations in Northern Europe.
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