Project Principal Investigators

  • Indrė Žliobaitė [HAT project leader] ​
    Associate Professor, Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki.
    Fields: data science, macroevolution, palaeobiology.
  • Leo Lahti [HAT PI in microbial ecology and data science]
    Professor. Department of Computing, University of Turku.
    Fields: data science, statistical ecology, computational humanities
  • Aura Raulo, [HAT postdoc, HAT PI in Art-Science collaboration]
    Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Computing , University of Turku and Department of Zoology, University of Oxford, UK.
    Fields: ecology and evolutionary biology. Art-science collaboration.
  • Alexis Rojas​ [HAT postdoc]
    Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki. Fields: geology, paleobiology, and network science.
  • Björn Kröger [HAT PI in palaeontology]
    Curator of Palaeontology, Finnish Museum of Natural History
  • Antti Laaksonen, [HAT PI in musicology]
    University Lecturer, Department of Computer Science, University of Helsinki.
    Fields: computer science ans musicology.
  • Carlos Lamuela Orta [HAT PI in urban science]
    Doctoral Researcher in Interdisciplinary Urban Design. Environmental Policy Research Group, University of Helsinki and Senior scientist at VTT Technical Research Centre. Fields: urban studies, mobility.
  • Silva Nurmio [HAT PI in linguistics]​
    Academy Research Fellow in linguistics. Department of Languages, University of Helsinki. Fields: historical linguistics, linguistic typology.
  • Mirva Peltoniemi, [HAT PI in economics]
    Associate professor in Technology and Innovation Management, Tampere University. Fields: Technological change, industry evolution.

Advisory Board

  • Vasilis Dakos, Researcher in Complex systems, Montpellier, France
  • Mikael Fortelius, Professor Emeritus, Finnish Museum of Natural History
  • Riho Grünthal, Professor of Fino-Ugric Languages, University of Helsinki
  • Teppo Hiltunen, Associate Professor in Microbiology, University of Turku
  • Jukka Jernvall, Academy Professor, Evolutionary Biology, University of Helsinki
  • Päivi Onkamo, Professor of Physiology and Genetics, University of Turku
  • Mikko Tolonen, Associate Professor in Digital Humanities, University of Helsinki
  • Esko Ukkonen, Emeritus Professor of Computer Science, University of Helsinki