Suvi Salmenniemi (Professor of Sociology, Department of Social Research, University of Turku) Fields of interest include political sociology; therapeutic culture and wellbeing; critical social theory; cultural studies; feminist research; ethnography; and socialism and post-socialism.
Henri Koskinen (Doctoral candidate, Department of Social Research (sociology), University of Turku) His research interests include sociology of work and citizenship, postindustrial labor and political sociology.
Arttu Saarinen (Assistant professor and university teacher Department of Social Research, Economic sociology) Saarinen’s research interests cover social and health policy, markets, network studies, politics, media, and well-being, with a current focus on political parties in Finland.
Hanna Ylöstalo (Senior lecturer, Department of Social Research, sociology, University of Turku) Her research interests lie in the fields of feminist political economy, political sociology and gender equality research.
Johanna Nurmi (Postdoctoral researcher, Department of Social Research (sociology), University of Turku) Nurmi’s research areas include: medical sociology, vaccine refusal and hesitancy, complementary and alternative medicine, clinical encounters, trauma studies, violence, ethnographic research.
Irene Prix (University lecturer is sociology, Department of Social Research, University of Turku). Currently, Prix’s research focuses on the role of social class for entering and persisting in gender-atypical educational domains. Furthermore, her empirical and theoretical interests include issues of education and work from a perspective of class, gender and political economy.
Pia Vuolanto (Doctor (Soc.Sci), Researcher, Faculty of Social Sciences, Research Centre for Knowledge, Science, Technology and Innovation Studies TaSTI, University of Tampere) Research areas: Science and technology studies; Knowledge production and controversies in complementary and alternative medicine; Boundaries between science and religion; Gender perspective in research; Controversies over legitimate knowledge.