The Degree Programme for Information Studies at the University of Oulu conducts basic, applied and contractual research that is nationally and internationally recognized. The research efforts within Information Studies are multidisciplinary and interdisciplinary by nature. Within the University of Oulu, Information Studies has established strong ties in research collaboration with Educational Sciences, Medical Science, Public Health as well as with Information Systems research besides various fields of Technical Sciences.

Research conducted is of excellent international quality according to the research quality assessment exercise of Communication Studies in 2013 (see the Academy of Finland) and of the University of Oulu in 2014 and 2007.


Current research projects

CogAHealth - Cognitive Authorities in Everyday Health Information Environments of Young People


BCDC Energy Research Project

Last updated: 8.9.2017