Laboratory staff and technical assistance


Auditory Sensory Learning

Neural plasticity: From single cells to behavior

  • Markku Penttonen: Dentate gyrus - the gateway to memory?,  Academy of Finland (2018-2022)
  • Miriam Nokia: Academy of Finland, Academy Research Fellow (2014–2019)
  • Markku Penttonen: Mechanisms of memory, Academy of Finland (2011–2014)
  • Miriam Nokia: Academy of Finland, Postdoctoral research project (2011–2013)
  • Jan Wikgren: Classical eyeblink conditioning: within and beyond the cerebellum, Academy of Finland, Grant number 114258, (2007–2009)
  • Jan Wikgren: Transient neural assemblies during associative learning (2009), Academy of Finland, Grant number 130003

Cognition and Emotion

  • Piia Astikainen: “Brain responses to pre-attentive perception of complex visual changes”, Emil Aaltonen Foundation (2007–2009)
  • Pessi Lyyra: National Doctoral Programme of Psychology (2012–2013)
  • Raimo Lappalainen: “Effectiveness of a brief psychological intervention for mood disorders: evidence based on psychological and brain measures”, Academy of Finland  (2011–2014)
  • Juho Strömmer: University of Jyväskylä Graduate School for Doctoral Studies (2012–2016)
  • Juho Strömmer: "Aging, cognitive decline and physical exercise intervention", Jenny and Antti Wihuri Foundation (2012–2013)


Cognitive neuroscience of development and learning disabilities

  • Jarmo Hämäläinen: Plasticity and development of the auditory pathway in specific reading disability, Academy of Finland (2009–2011)
  • Paavo Leppänen: Dyslexia genes and neurobiological pathways (NEURODYS). A partner in EU 6th framework programme in 13 European universities (2006–2009)
  • Paavo Leppänen: Neural and genetic basis of dyslexia: correlation, prediction and intervention studies using brain activation measures. Academy of Finland (2004–2009)