Education: Ph.D (Sociology), certificated psychologist
Position: Researcher, University lecturer (Sociology)
Current research projects: Domesticating Design at Work
Research interests: Virve Peteri works as a Post Doctoral Researcher of the Academy of Finland and is currently investigating how design is domesticated at office environments. She is also interested in how conceptions of future users and uses shape the design of everyday things. She completed her doctoral dissertation in 2006. Her main areas of interest are domestication processes of media technologies and products, material culture, psychology of technology and how meanings are embedded in spatial settings.
E-mail: virve.peteri [at] uta.fi
Office: Linna 5059