Anna Reetta Rönkä

Anna Reetta Rönkä

PhD

Post doctoral researcher

Biography

Rönkä currently works in LIVES project (Lives over time: Birth cohort studies as a form of scientific knowledge-production, 2018-2021) as a post doctoral researcher. https://www.oulu.fi/aatejaoppihistoria/node/57171

Research interests

  • Experiences of loneliness from childhood to young adulthood
  • Knowledge production in Birth Cohort studies
  • History of Birth Cohort studies
  • Wellbeing and health in northern circumpolar areas
  • Gender, norms, normativities
  • School violence / bullying
  • Mixed methods

Research groups

  • Postdoctoral researcher, Women's and Gender Studies
  • Researcher, Youth in the North research group

Selected publications

  • Rönkä, Anna Reetta; Rautio, Arja; Koiranen, Markku; Sunnari, Vappu; Taanila, Anja (2014) Experience of loneliness among adolescent girls and boys : Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1986 Study. - Journal of Youth Studies 17 (2), 183-203 . [Original]
  • Rönkä, Anna Reetta; Taanila, Anja; Koiranen, Markku; Sunnari, Vappu; Rautio, Arja (2013) Associations of deliberate self-harm with loneliness, self-rated health and life satisfaction in aldolescence. Northern Finland Birth cohort Study 1986. - International journal of circumpolar health 72, 21085 . [Original]
  • Rönkä, Anna Reetta; Sunnari, Vappu; Rautio, Arja; Koiranen, Markku; Taanila, Anja (2017) Associations between school liking, loneliness and social relations among adolescents : Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1986 study. - International journal of adolescence and youth 22 (1), 93-106 . [Original] [Self-archived]
  • Rönkä, Anna Reetta (2017) Experiences of loneliness from childhood to young adulthood: Study of the Northern Finland Birth Cohort 1986. - Acta Universitatis Ouluensis. Series E, Scientiae rerum socialium 172. Oulun yliopisto. Artikkeliväitöskirja. 192 sivua. [Original]
  • Sarkki, Simo; Rönkä, Anna Reetta (2012) Neoliberalisations in Finnish forestry. - Forest Policy and Economics 15, 152-159 . [Original]
  • Rönkä, Anna Reetta; Sarkki, Simo (2011) Globaalivirtojen paikallistuminen : sellutehdas, ihmiset ja paikka Kemijärvellä. - Alue ja ympäristö 40 (1), 17-28
  • Rönkä, Anna Reetta (2016) Human security in the Arctic : socioemotional problems as risks. - Shared Voices 1, 16-17 . [Original]
  • Rönkä, A.; Taanila, A.; Rautio, A.; Sunnari, V. (2018) Multidimensional and Fluctuating Experiences of Loneliness from Childhood to Young Adulthood in Northern Finland. - Advances in life course research 35, 87-102 . [Original]

Research visits

  • Visiting scholar
    1.1.2014 to 31.5.2014

    Visiting scholar, Public Health research group, University of Anchorage Alaska, USA

Projects

LIVES project Vehkalahti Hakosalo Ronka

Lives over time: Birth cohort studies as a form of scientific knowledge-production

The project focuses on the history of the birth cohort study, a variant of cohort studies.