Human health and community well-being research in Aurora DP

Information about the research groups and communities in the field of Human Health and Community Wellbeing in the Circumpolar North

Arctic Health and well-being

  • Indigenous health and well-being
  • Impacts of climate change on human health
  • Food and water security
  • Environmental contaminants and risk assessment
  • Human – environment relationships
  • Demographic changes in the Arctic
  • Working in the Arctic

Res. Prof. Arja Rautio, Res. Prof. Hannu Rintamäki, Doc Päivi Myllynen

Faculty of Medicine, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Finnish Meteorological Institute, Thule Institute

 

Prevention of marginalization in Northern Finland

Prof. Juha Veijola, Prof. Anja Taanila, Emerita Prof. Irma Moilanen

Faculty of Medicine, Thule Institute

 

Circles of violence - challenges on building a culture on non-violence in family and school (CIRCLE)

Prof. Vappu Sunnari

Faculty of Education

 

Changing Environment and Sustainability Management in Tourism

Prof. Jarkko Saarinen

Faculty of Science

 

People, well-being and environment: past, present and future

Prof. Hannu I. Heikkinen

Faculty of Humanities

 

Transdisciplinary environmental research

Doc. Timo P. Karjalainen

Faculty of Education, Thule Institute, Finnish Environment Institute, Natural Resources Institute Finland

 

Societal and environmental adaptation studies

Prof. Hannu I. Heikkinen, Doc. Timo P. Karjalainen

Faculty of Humanities, Faculty of Education, Thule Institute, Finnish Environment Institute, Natural Resources Institute Finland

 

Last updated: 7.8.2015