Close research collaboration is the very essence of CoE AgeCare. We are very privileged to have, as a result of earlier successful co-operations, close relations with a number of Finnish and global research leaders with whom we will work together through the CoE period.

Adjunct Prof. Anna-Mari Aalto, National Institute for Health and Welfare, Finland

Senior Researcher Dr. Marianne Abramsson, University of Linköping, Sweden

Dr. Anya Ahmed, University of Salford, United Kingdom

Prof. Bridget Anderson, University of Oxford, UK

Associate Prof. Wako Asato, Kyoto University, Japan

Prof. Göran Bolin, Södertörn University, Sweden

Prof. Ivy Bourgeault, University of Ottawa, Canada

Dr. Nicola Brimblecombe, LSE, UK

Dr. Tine Buffel, Manchester Institute for Collaborative Research on Ageing, United Kingdom

Prof. Bettina Cass, University of New South Wales, Australia

Dr. Filippo Cavallo, Scuola Superiore Sant’ Anna, Italy

Assistant Prof. Yongho Chon, Incheon National University, South Korea

Prof. Yueh-Ching Chou, National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

Assoc. Prof. Francesca Comunello, LUMSA University, Italy

Prof. Dorly Deeg, VU Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Assoc. Prof. Blanca Deusdad Ayala, Universitat Rovira i Virgili, (Catalonia) Spain

Assist. Prof. Vesna Dolničar, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Dr. Mireia Fernández-Ardèvol, Open University of Catalonia, (Catalonia) Spain

Associate Prof. Stefan Fors, ARC, Karolinska Institutet and Stockholm University, Sweden

Prof. Leopoldina Fortunati, University of Udine, Italy

Dr. Chris Gilleard, University College London, UK

Prof. Marjolein Broese van Groenou, VU Amsterdam, the Netherlands

Senior Research Fellow Dr. Trish Hill, University of New South Wales, Australia

Prof. Andreas Hoff, Director of the Research Institute "Health, Ageing and Technology" (HAT), Zittau-Görlitz University of Applied Sciences, Germany

Prof. Lise Widding Isaksen, University of Bergen, Norway

Prof. Inga Jasinskaja-Lahti, University of Helsinki, Finland

Prof. Eva Jeppsson Grassman, Linköping University, Sweden

Prof. Håkan Jönson, Lund University, Sweden

Senior Researcher Dr. Jorid Kalseth, SINTEF Technology and Society, Norway

Anne Kanerva, Oy IBM Finland Ab

Associate Prof. Hisayo Katsui, University of Helsinki, Finland

Prof. Peter Kivisto, Augustana College, US


Associate Prof. Karen Kobayashi, University of Victoria, Canada

Prof. Pertti Koistinen, University of Tampere, Finland

Research Director, Dr. Katja Kokko, University of Jyväskylä, Finland

Prof. Blanche Le Bihan, EHESP School of public health, France

Assistant Prof. Li-Fang Liang,  National Yang-Ming University, Taiwan

Prof. Sun Sun Lim, Singapore University of Technology and Design

Prof. Gabrielle Meagher, Macquarie University, Australia

Prof. Mikko Niemelä, University of Turku, Finland

Associate Prof. Catharina Nord, Technical University of Blekinge, Sweden

Assistant Prof. Lena Näre, University of Helsinki, Finland

Prof. Jouko Nätti, University of Tampere, Finland

Associate Prof. Sema Oglak, Adnan Menderes University, Turkey

Dr. Dermot O’Reilly, Queen’s University Belfast, UK

Assist. Prof. Andraž Petrovčič, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia

Prof. Birgit Pfau-Effinger, University of Hamburg, Germany

Director, Dr. Adolf Ratzka, Independent Living Institute, Stockholm, Sweden

Dr. Ricardo Rodrigues, European Centre for Social Welfare Policy and Research, Austria

Prof. Tine Rostgaard, KORA, Denmark

Prof. Kirstein Rummery, University of Stirling, UK

Prof. Louise Ryan, University of Sheffield, UK

Dr. Anu Seisto, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

Prof. Marjorie Silverman, University of Ottawa, Canada

Prof. Caj Södergård, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

 Dr. Erika Takahashi, Chiba University, Japan

Prof. Josie Tetley, Manchester Metropolitan University, UK

Adjunct Prof. Marja Tiilikainen, Migration Institute of Finland

Prof. Virpi Timonen, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland

Prof. Sue Yeandle, University of Sheffield, UK

Associate Prof. August Österle, WU Vienna University of Economics and Business, Austria