Research team

Suvi Keskinen (Principal Investigator) is Professor in Ethnic Relations and Nationalism at the Swedish School of Social Science, University of Helsinki in Finland. During 2014-2019, she holds the Academy Research Fellow position. Her research interests include post/decolonial feminism, critical race and whiteness studies, politics of belonging, nationalism, political activism and Nordic colonial/racial histories. She has published several books and edited Special Issues, as well as journal articles in for example Social Politics, Ethnicities, Nordic Journal of Migration Research, Critical Social Policy, Social Identities and Journal of Intercultural Studies.

For more information see

https://researchportal.helsinki.fi/en/persons/suvi-keskinen

 

Gwenaëlle Bauvois is University Lecturer in Ethnic Relations at the Swedish School of Social Science, University of Helsinki and is based at the Centre for Research of Ethnic Relations and Nationalism (CEREN). She holds a PhD in Sociology from the University of Eastern Finland (2007). Her areas of expertise are ethnic relations, nationalism, right-wing populism and hybrid media. Her latest research project was Mobilizing ‘the Disenfranchised’ in Finland, France and the United States. Post-truth Public Stories in the Transnational Hybrid Media Space (Helsingin Sanomat Foundation, 2017-2018).

For more information see

https://tuhat.helsinki.fi/portal/en/persons/gwenaelle-bauvois(0a13399b-6a31-46e3-896b-09384a1cbc66).html

 

Niko Pyrhönen is a Postdoctoral Researcher in the Centre for Research of Ethnic Relations and Nationalism (CEREN) at the Swedish School of Social Science, University of Helsinki. His areas of expertise include right-wing populist political and media mobilization (PhD 2015), politics of integration and multiculturalism, and nationalist news framing in transnational hybrid media space. His latest project was Mobilizing ‘the Disenfranchised’ in Finland, France and the United States. Post-truth Public Stories in the Transnational Hybrid Media Space (Helsingin Sanomat Foundation, 2017-2018).

For more information see

https://tuhat.helsinki.fi/portal/en/persons/niko-johannes-pyrho(7617286b-6617-4d7a-adfc-d6e0863df820).html

 

Minna Seikkula is a Doctoral Student at the Centre for Research of Ethnic Relations and Nationalism (CEREN) at the Swedish School of Social Science, University of Helsinki.
Her areas of experstise are Anti-racism, Critical Race Theory, Whiteness, Intersectionality, Post-colonial and de-colonial theories.

For more info see

https://tuhat.helsinki.fi/portal/en/searchall.html?searchall=Minna+Seikkula

 

Saga Rosenström is research assistant in the Border Crises in Two Languages -project 1.10.2019-31.5.2020.