Pentti Haddington, Professor of English Philology, is interested in verbal and embodied practices in social interaction. He has studied interaction in various mobile settings and multitasking as an interactional activity. Currently, he is interested in interaction in multinational crisis management training.

Post-doctoral researcher

Antti Kamunen (2019-2022), PhD, is generally interested in multimodal practices in social interaction. In the PeaceTalk project, Kamunen is interested in information sharing and code-switching practices in tactical operations centres in crisis management training. In addition, he is interested in interaction inside patrol cars in UN military observer training.

Doctoral researcher

Iira Rautiainen (2018-2022), MA, uses ethnography and interaction analytic methods. Her primary data consist of audio-video recordings and ethnographic field notes from United Nations military observer training courses. She is interested in both the use of English as a lingua franca and collaborative practices and team work in the course.

Collaboration (in alphabetical order)

Crisis Management Centre Finland (CMC Finland)

National Defence University (Associate Professor Soili Paananen)

The Finnish Defence Forces International Centre (FINCENT)


Last updated: 24.3.2020