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Research Center for Knowledge, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies TaSTI

On-Going Research Projects


Academy of Finland projects

European state nobility and fatal problems: Imaginaries of the Finnish political and administrative elite in the European Union
Duration: 2017-2021
Contact person: Risto Heiskala

Social Science for the C21st
Duration: 2015-2019
Contact person: Lisa Adkins

The Working Body in the Post-Industrial Economy (WORKBOD)
Duration: 2011-2014
Contact person: Jaana Parviainen

Knowledge about the Economy. Analyzing and Contextualizing the Construction of the Economy in the EU.
Duration: 2012-2015
Contact person: Risto Heiskala

Institutional Knowledge about Nature and Gendered Agency (INGA)
Duration: 2010-2013
Contact person: Marja Vehviläinen

The Moderns – A Study on the Governmentality of World Society
Duration: September 2009 – August 2013
Contact person: Pertti Alasuutari

The Domestication of Ubiquitous Communication
Duration: January 2009 – December 2012
Contact person: Pertti Alasuutari

Academy of Finland Researcher Funding

Gendered Agency and Technology Mediated Nature
Duration: 1.8.2009-31.7.2014
Contact person: Marja Vehviläinen

Timescapes of Knowledge Production - A Temporal Approach to Academic Cultures and Identities
Duration: 1.8.2010-31.7.2015
Contact person: Oili-Helena Ylijoki

Knowledge Intermediation in Innovation Systems: Channels, Platforms and Processes - A Multidisciplinary Study
Duration: 1.10.2012-31.12.2012
Contact person: Mika Kautonen

Tekes Funding

Enabling Innovations Beyond National Innovation Systems (IBIS)
Duration: 1.2.2011-31.1.2013
Contact persons: Mika Raunio and Mika Kautonen

Towards Inclusive Use of Intellectual Capital: Innovation communities integrating foreign human capital to the Finnish innovation activities [INCO]
Duration: 1.2.-2013 - 31.1.2015
Contact person: Mika Raunio

Choreocraphy of User Interfaces: Body, Space and Movement in Interaction Design (CHORUS)
Duration: 2014
Contact person: Jaana Parviainen

Ministry of Education and Culture

Bodily Knowledge of Physical Excercise (KNOWBOD)
Duration: 2014
Contact person: Jaana Parviainen

Foundation Funding

Science and religion in northern Europe

Funding source: Templeton Religion Trust
Duration: 2018-2019
Contact person: Ali Qadir

Terveys, tieto ja asiantuntijuus: Vaihtoehtohoitoihin ja rokotteisiin liittyvä lääketiedekriittisyys 1900-luvun alusta nykypäivään

Funding source: Emil Aaltonen Foundation
Duration: 2018-2020
Contact person: Pia Vuolanto

Mobile People
Funding source: Kone Foundation
Duration: 2012-2014
Contact person: Marja Alastalo

The Biography of an Office Chair: Designing Future Offices and Workers
Funding source: Kone Foundation (The Foundation's Post Doc Pool)
Duration: 1.9.2012-31.8.2013
Contact Person: Virve Peteri

Synchronization of National Policies
Funding source: Kone Foundation
Duration: 2014
Contact Person: Pertti Alasuutari

PhD projects

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