People

People and contact information

The university has six schools with 12 000 students and 4 000 employees of whom about 400 are professors. Get to know our experts in technology, business and art.

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Find people and research

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Aalto People (external link)

Contact details for Aalto personnel

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Delve into our research – find the people behind it! (external link)

You can find publications, research units and departments in the research information portal.

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Management

The President's Management Team (PMT) coordinates the daily work at the university and preparation of pre-decision motions. The Aalto Management Team (AMT) furthers transparency and open dialogue in decision-making regarding university development.

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For the media

Aalto University Communications helps media representatives in all questions related to the university. You're welcome to contact us!

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Collaboration

Aalto University offers numerous opportunities for collaboration and networking. How would you like to collaborate with us?

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Careers at Aalto

We are an international community of 20 000 bold thinkers, working on top research, art and education. Join us in changing the world!

Life at the campus.

Study at Aalto

Do you want to study in the Nordics in Finland? At Aalto University science and art meet technology and business. We believe in the power of curiosity and encourage our students to explore the unknown as well as to learn and do things in a whole new way.

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Appointments

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Appointments Published:

Professor Harri Laakso appointed as Head of Department for the merging Departments of Art and Media

Professor Harri Laakso has been appointed to the position of Head of Department for the merging Departments of Art and Media of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture.
Prof. Tiina Ritvala, Assistant Dean of School of Business
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Tiina Ritvala appointed Assistant Dean of the School of Business

The position will start on 1 January 2022, with a period of 1,5 years.
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New heads of departments and deputy department heads appointed at the School of Engineering

Pedro Vilaça, Raine Mäntysalo and Leena Korkiala-Tanttu will begin their terms as heads of departments in January 2022.
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New School of Science legal counsel Anniina Harju provides legal assistance related to contracts and research projects

Anniina Harju provides legal assistance related to contracts and research projects conducted at departments of Neuroscience and Biomedical Engineering, Computer Science ja Industrial Engineering and Management

People stories

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Research & Art Published:

Assistant professor Yu Xiao: Making daily activities easier with Extended Reality

One mainstream in her research field is creating innovative mobile applications to solve real life problems, such as crowdsourced indoor mapping, AR-based assistance for mechanical assembly and maintenance, and virtual stroke rehabilitation.
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Mariana Amatullo appointed to Aalto University Board

Mikko Kosonen and Ilkka Kivimäki to continue for a new three-year term.
Tiina Lindh-Knuutila
Studies Published:

Language technology combines alumna Tiina Lindh-Knuutila's interests

According to Tiina Lindh-Knuutila, language technology and machine learning offer enormous opportunities for many kinds of people.
Student Verneri Hirvonen
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Student Verneri Hirvonen: ‘Studying at Aalto University is extremely flexible’

Verneri is the first student to graduate from the Digital Systems and Design major
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