Torppa Minna, Finnish Academy Research Fellow

Docent, PhD
Torppa Minna, Finnish Academy Research Fellow
RUU A226.1


  • Research seminar (MA)
  • Quantitative methods

Research Interests

  • Learning difficulties
  • The risk and supportive factors of reading difficulties from birth to adulthood including genetic, environmental, cognitive, and motivational factors,
  • Learning difficulties and psycho-social well-being,
  • Quantitative methodology

Research Projects

  1. Finnish Academy Research Fellow project: Understanding risk and protective factors in reading development from birth to adulthood: A multifactorial framework
  2. Career Choices -JLD (https://www.jyu.fi/ytk/laitokset/psykologia/skidikids/en_frontpage)
  3. The First Steps Study (https://www.jyu.fi/ytk/laitokset/psykologia/huippututkimus/alkuportaat/old-en/firststeps)
  4. FinnTwin12 (https://wiki.helsinki.fi/display/twineng/Finntwin12)
  5. FinnTwin16 (https://wiki.helsinki.fi/display/twineng/Finntwin16)