Research Council

Research Council supports the University Board in research-related matters. It is chaired by Professor Taina Pihlajaniemi, Vice Rector for Research.

Members of the Research Council

Members of the Research Council 2022–2024

Chair: Vice Rector for Research Taina Pihlajaniemi
Professor Heli Jantunen, Faculty of Technology and Electrical Engineering
Professor Juhani Junttila, Faculty of Medicine
Professor Sanna Järvelä, Faculty of Education
Professor Juha Pekka Lunkka, Faculty of Technology
Professor Aki Manninen, Faculty of Biochemistry and Molecular Medicine
Academy Researcher, Associate Professor Roger Norum, Faculty of Humanities
Professor Juha Tuunainen, Oulu Business School
Professor Mikko Sillanpää, Faculty of Science
Doctoral researcher Sari Pramila-Savukoski (1.1.2022–31.12.2023)

Secretary: Strategy officer Sirpa Aalto

More information:
Sirpa Aalto,

As a rule, the Research Council meets monthly. The spring 2022 meeting times are:

25 Jan
23 Feb
21 March
29 April
23 May
22 June