Lotta Haukipuro

D.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.)
project coordination, project management, innovation management research, user research

Faculty of Science

Lotta Haukipuro

Dr. Lotta Haukipuro is currently a coordinator of the FRONT (Profi 7) research programme (2023-2028) and the GenZ (Profi 4) research programme (2018-2023) at the University of Oulu.

She received her doctoral degree from the Oulu Business School in early 2019. Her multidisciplinary doctoral dissertation focused on the user-centric development of products and services with the living lab approach in different contexts. Her research interests include innovation management, user-centric development, living labs and co-creation.

Her career includes different positions in several research, innovation and development projects in several units and faculties at the University of Oulu.

Research interests

  • Innovation management
  • Co-creation
  • Living labs
  • User involvement
  • User-centric development
  • Collaborative innovation

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