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Suomalainen Tiedeakatemia | Finnish Academy of Science and Letters | Academia Scientiarum Fennica

Board of the Academy

Board of the Academy 1.1.-31.12.2019

Risto Nieminen

Risto Nieminen


Academician, Professor emeritus of physcis, Aalto University

risto.nieminen (at) | +358 50 350 0900

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Anna Mauranen

Anna Mauranen

Vice president

Professor of English Philology, University of Helsinki

anna.mauranen (at) | +358 50 4687 426

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Tuula Linna

Secretary of the section of the humanities

Professor of procedural law, University of Helsinki

tuula.linna (at) | +358 50 3119 350

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Juha Kinnunen

Sectretary of the section of science

Professor of mathematics, Aalto University

juha.k.kinnunen (at) | +358 50 430 5757

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Pekka Ilmakunnas

Pekka Ilmakunnas


Professor emeritus of Economics, Aalto University

pekka.ilmakunnas (at) | +358 40 581 5390

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Arto Haapala

Arto Haapala


Professor of Aesthetics, Univeristy of Helsinki

arto.haapala (at) | +358 50 448 0667

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Elina Ikonen

Elina Ikonen


Professor of Cell and Tissue Biology, University of Helsinki

elina.ikonen (at) | +358 50 4485 050

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Maria Lähteenmäki

Maria Lähteenmäki


Professor of History, University of Eastern Finland

maria.lahteenmaki (at) | +358 50 372 7676

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Merja Penttilä

Merja Penttilä


Research professor, VTT Technical Research Centre of Finland

merja.penttila (at) | +358 40 700 0163

The Board of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters 2016
The Board of the Finnish Academy of Science and Letters 2016

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Pekka Aula
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Administrative Manager
Leila Sarajärvi
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Secretary of Academy, SAM of Finland
Jaakko Kuosmanen
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Administrative Assistant
Nina Rapelo
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Marianne Parvinen
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