Harri Oinas-Kukkonen


Professor and Dean
Information systems science, computer-human interaction, persuasive design

256 peer reviewed publications in international journals. The publications have been cited 7371 times, of which the most cited publication accounts for 1342 citations. The author has a h-index of 37.00. (Google Scholar)


Harri Oinas-Kukkonen, Ph.D., is Professor of information systems science and Dean of Graduate School in the University of Oulu, Finland. His research has been published in a wide variety of computer science, human-computer interaction, information systems, business and management, and health and medical informatics journals. He is a co-author of the book “Humanizing the Web: Change and Social Innovation” (Palgrave Macmillan, 2013). His main research interests include persuasive design, behavior change, digital interventions and humanized ICT.

Research interests

  • Persuasive design
  • Behavior change
  • Digital interventions
  • Humanized ICT

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