Education: Licentiate (History) Petrozavodsk State University, Russia; Doctor of Social Sciences (Social Anthropology) University of Tampere
Position: Postdoctoral researcher
Current research projects: Doctoral dissertation - "Babushka in flux: Grandmothers and family-making between Russian Karelia and Finland"
Research interests: Transnational anthropology, anthropology of postsocialism, gender studies, family-making, multi-sited ethnography, women's everyday religion
E-mail: tatiana.tiaynen [at] uta.fi
Office: Kanslerinrinne 1, 3. floor, Pinni B3003