People at CALS

Saarinen Taina Head of Department, senior researcher Language education policies, higher education
Ahola Sari Research coordinator  Language assessment
Ahtonen Suci Office secretary Language assessment
Aoia Linda    AllRead project
Boivin Nettie Associate professor  
D'hondt Sigurd Associate professor  
Ennser-Kananen Johanna Postdoctoral researcher Linguistic legitimacy, neoliberalism in education, anti-racist education, world/foreign language pedagogy, and language teacher identities
Haapakangas Eeva-Leena Project researcher RECLAS coordination, Crossing Borders research project
Halonen Mia Senior researcher, main representative of applied linguistics, CALS Sociophonetics; Language ideologies; Language as social interaction; Language assessment as social action
Halttunen Mika Software designer  AllRead project
Hautala Jarkko Doctoral researcher AllRead project
Hirvelä Tuija Project researcher Quantitative methods, item analysis in language assessment
Huhta Ari Professor, deputy head of department (education) Language assessment, language education
Härmälä Marita Researcher, LOA the academic year 2018-2019 Language assessment, language education policies, vocational language skills
Imppola Leila Doctoral student  
Jaatinen Jere Research assistant  
Kangasvieri Teija Research coordinator, LOA until 31.12.2018 Language education policies, L2 motivation
Kekki Jarkko Project researcher Language assessment
Khushik Ghulam Doctoral student  
Kulju Jonna  Doctoral student Finnish as L2, vocational education
Kyckling Erja Project researcher Finnish Network for Language Education Policies
Kärkkäinen Katarzyna Project researcher Perustaidot haltuun project
Laihonen Petteri Academy Research Fellow Sociolinguistics, multilingualism, regional linguistic minorities, language ideologies, linguistic landscapes (in learning environments) and language (education) policy
Lampinen Sinikka Departmental secretary Publications
Lappalainen Maija Coordinator Communications, doctoral studies, Language Campus
Maijanen Ari Coordinator Language assessment
Malessa Eva Project researcher AllRead project
Neittaanmäki Reeta Project researcher Quantitative methods, item analysis in language assessment
Nieminen Lea Research coordinator Literacy development, AllRead project
Nikula-Jäntti Tarja Professor Teaching in a foreign language (CLIL), classroom interaction, language education
Ohranen Sari Project researcher Language assessment
Pöyhönen Sari Professor, deputy head of department (research) migration policy; language education policies; language, identity, and belonging; refugee & asylum seeker narratives; linguistic ethnography; creative inquiry in applied linguistics
Rahikainen Samuel Project researcher Digitization of National Certificates of Language Proficiency 
Rantanen Vesa Project researcher AllRead project
Richardson Ulla Professor AllRead project
Riuttanen Sanna Trainee  
Ronai Kara Doctoral student  
Sahradyan Sonya Doctoral student Linguistic and online ethnography, language and integration policies, multilingual practices in workplaces, language and professional identities, migrants in non-governmental organizations
Salo Sirkka-Leena Departmental secretary Language assessment
Salonen Nina Research assistant Language assessment
Schuchmann Marianna Project researcher Language assessment
Sivunen Nina Doctoral student Linguistic ethnography, deaf asylum seeker and immigrant narratives, language and integration policies, sign language assessment
Suur-Askola Laura-Maija Trainee  
Tammelin-Laine Taina Research coordinator Language assessment
Tossavainen Henna Researcher Language assessment
Törmänen Sanni Trainee  
Vaarala Heidi Senior researcher Finnish Network for Language Education Policies
Vaher Janet Research assistant  
Vallius Antti Postdoctoral researcher  
Visti Jussi Project researcher Language assessment
Ylönen Sabine Senior researcher Language education, multilingualism, multimodal language pedagogy
von Zansen Anna Doctoral student  

Post-graduate students

Completed licentiate’s theses and doctoral theses in Applied Linguistics

Adjunct professors:

Applied Linguistics

Riikka Alanen
Hannele Dufva
Ritva Kantelinen
Maarit Mutta
Karita Mård-Miettinen
Heini-Marja Pakula
Arja Piirainen-Marsh
Anne Pitkänen-Huhta
Tamás Péter Szabó
Peppi Taalas
Sauli Takala

Linguistics

Urho Määttä