Kaarina Hippi



I am a post doctoral researcher (June 2020 - May 2022) in the Academy of Finland project Linguistic and Bodily Involvement in Multicultural interactions.

Research interests

  • interactional sociolinguistics, language and age, multilingualism, language attitudes

Previous research projects

Hundred Finnish linguistic life stories, University of Helsinki, funded by Kone Foundation

Old age and interaction. Linguistic practices in a care home. University of Helsinkin, funded by the Finnish Work Environment Fund.



Linguistic and bodily involvement in multicultural interactions

In this project, we study linguistically asymmetric, multicultural interactions involving migrants and native Finnish speakers.