Johanna Niemi

Minna Canth Academy professor, professor of procedural law

Research interests: Gender in Law, Violence against women, Debt


Pia Eskelinen

PhD Candidate

Research interests: China, rural women, equality, land rights


Anu Isotalo

PhD, postdoctoral researcher

Research interests: Gendered violence and social control, violence against young people in intimate relationships, intersectional analysis, racism


Heini Kainulainen

Senior Lecturer, LL.D

Research interests: Gendered violence, sexual assault, intimate partner violence, victims rights, drug control, police research


Marika Kytölä

LL.M, Project researcher

Research interests: Gender in Law, The reconciliation of work and family-life


Amalia Verdu Sanmartin

Phd candidate, LLM in law , LLM in Gender Studies, Ba in Tourism Management

Research Interest: Gender, Sexuality and the Law; Feminist Theory; Feminist Jurisprudence; Queer Theory; Legal Theory and Philosophy; Legal History

Other affiliated researchers

Visiting researchers in ASLA: 

Ulrika Andersson
LLD, docent, researcher, Lund university 2015
Maria Helena Jokila
LLD, post doc 2015-16 (Norway)
Marjo Rantala
LLM, doctoral studies, 2016
Lorena Sosa
LLD, post doc, Utrecht University, 2017
Markku Fredman
 LLD (2018), advocate, doctoral studies, 2017
Tanja Mansikka
Lic.L, doctoral studies, 2017