Our staff and postdoctoral fellows have a broad range of research expertise covering a wide chronological span and geographic scope, with particular strengths in:

• Arctic history

• Cultural identities, encounters and interactions

• Environment and health

• Gender history

• ICT history

• Politics of historical memory


The History Department is home to several significant research projects in which our scholars, postdoctoral fellows and PhD students are involved. Funding for these projects come from a range of sources including NordForsk, the Academy of Finland and major national foundations.

Last updated: 4.1.2017