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Work experience

Norwegian Polar Institute
PhD 2015-
Research technician 2013-2014

Akvaplan-niva AS
Research technician 2013-2014

Metapopulation Research Group, University of Helsinki
Field assistant in summers 2009-2014

Finnish Environment Institute, Marine Research Centre
Trainee, assistant researcher and Master’s thesis worker 2010-2012

Finnish Game and Fisheries Research Institute
Research assistant in summer 2009



Master of Science, University of Helsinki 2013
Major: marine biology, minors: animal physiology, communication, ecology
Exchanges in Marburg, Germany; Tromsø, Norway and UNIS, Svalbard

Language skills

Finnish: mother tongue
English, German, Norwegian: fluent
Spanish: intermediate


Computer skills

MS Office, MATLAB, SPSS, QGIS (basics), R (basics), Zooprocess and Plankton Identifier, EarthCape (biodiversity information platform)

Positions of trust

Several positions in local scouts and guides troop, in student organizations, and in hobby clubs. For example, chief editor of a student magazine and member of the Representative Council of the Student Union at the University of Helsinki. Currently board member of the Finnish-Norwegian society in Tromsø and council member in Association of Polar Early Career Scientists (APECS).