Understanding humans in change
Humans in digitalization and as part of communities
Our research engages human sciences in the development of intelligent technologies, making possible the renewal of human capabilities and competences in all walks of life.
In addition to the relationship between humans and technology, our research also covers:
- the ability of human communities to function in northern conditions
- migration, refugees and cultural conflicts
- learning and interaction
- new digital business models
Researchers and projects
Take a look at our researchers and their research topics.
The University of Oulu participates in research collaboration projects of national and international significance. Below you can find information on some research projects.
For more information on projects, see projecs funded by the European Research Council, and focus area spearhead projects and emerging projects.
Coordination and faculties
Multidisciplinary research activities in the focus area are coordinated by the Eudaimonia Institute. Research is conducted mainly in the Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Education and Psychology, Faculty of Science and Oulu Business School.