Fanny Vainionpää

Fanny Vainionpää

MSc

Project Coordinator, Doctoral Researcher
Information Processing Science

Biography

Fanny Vainionpää is a PhD candidate in Information Systems, in the INTERACT research unit. After finishing her Master's degree in the University of Oulu, she started working in the ESR funded LUNO project that aims to make IT more familiar to upper secondary school students in Oulu. In research, she has been looking into the image of the IT field, and what are the undelrying reasons for why women do not see it as a career option. On a broader scale, Fanny is interested in social change, design, and culture in the context of IT.

Research interests

  • Information Systems
  • HCI
  • Management
  • Gender
  • Social change
  • Culture

Social media

Research groups

  • PhD student, INTERACT