Associations, Publishing, Awards

Academic Associations

Finnish Research Association (Suomen tutkijaliitto )

  • Chairman of the Executive Board 2005-15.
  • Vice-chairman of the Executive Board 1998-2001.
  • Member of the Executive Board 1996-2009.
  • Representative in


  • IPSA (International Political Science Association)
  • CEEISA:aan (Central and East European International Studies Association)
  • IAPL:ään (The International Association for Philosophy and Literature)
  • Finnish Association for the Philosophy of Law (Suomen oikeusfilosofinen yhdistys)

Academic Journals

Tiede ja Edistys – Journal. Member of Editorial Team 1998-2015.

Refereed for journals

  • STASIS: Journal in social and political theory; Young. Nordic Journal of Youth Research; Fafnir – Nordic Journal of Science Fiction and Fantasy Research; Ephemera: Theory and politics in organization; Tiede ja Edistys: Interdisciplinary critical science journal; Kosmopolis: Journal for Peace and Conflict Research and World Politics; Politiikka: Finnish Journal of Political Science

Refereed for Academic Publishers

  • Finnish Youth Research Network: Finnish Research Association; Gaudeamus, University of Helsinki Press

tutkijaliittokirjamesAcademic Publishing


  • Nuori Voima literature journal contributor-writer Prize 2001
  • Finnish Political Science Association Prize for the Best Political Science Master thesis 1996
  • University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Science Award for the outstanding degree result. 1995