Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The doctoral programme Gender, Culture, and Society (Sukupuoli, kulttuuri ja yhteiskunta, SKY) is a multidisciplinary programme based at Gender Studies at the Department of Philosophy, History, Culture and Art Studies in the University of Helsinki. All five centre campus faculties of humanities and social sciences are taking part in the programme that welcomes applications with an interest in gender, sexuality and feminist scholarship from all fields and disciplines.

Publications 2014 2019

Constituting immigrant care workers through gendering and racialising practices in education

Kurki, T. P., Brunila, M. K. & Lahelma, E. A., 2019, (Accepted/In press) In : Nordic Journal of Migration Research.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Negotiating issues of belonging, community, and activism among homosexual Russian men

Weaver, C., 2 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) LGBTQI activism in post-socialist countries. Palgrave Macmillan

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

The Aftermath of the Gay Propaganda Law - Mapping Trends in the Russian Media

Weaver, C., 2019, (In preparation) In : Journal of Homosexuality.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Assembling Viability: The Art of Mundane Embryo Selection in IVF

Helosvuori, E. I., 23 Mar 2018, In : BioSocieties.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Cyber Labor: Birth Stories on Mommyblogs as Gateways into Maternal Thinking

Joutseno, E. A., 10 Sep 2018, (Submitted) In : Journal of the Motherhood Initiative for Research and Community Involvement. 2018/9, 2, p. 75-88

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Activities 2017 2019

Feminist Thought and Women's Movement (SPT-540)

Alisa Zhabenko (Member of organizing committee), Suzy Joseph Ramez Ameen (Member of organizing committee), Tuija Kaarina Pulkkinen (Chair of organizing committee)
16 Jan 20191 Mar 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Finnish International Studies Association’s Annual Conference 2019

Cai Weaver (Speaker: Presenter)
18 Jan 201919 Jan 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

University of the Aegean

Alisa Zhabenko (Visiting researcher), Anna Maria Sorainen (Visiting researcher)
15 May 201916 Jun 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Queering Families, Past and Present Religious Embodiments

Moona Kinnunen (Attendee)
16 Jun 201919 Jun 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Koettu ikä ja kokemus sukupolveen kuulumisesta miesten työhyvinvointia ja työhön liittyvää itsestä huolehtimista koskevassa puheessa

Henri T Hyvönen (Speaker)
22 Nov 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Press / Media

Finland’s Brits in shock over Brexit result

John Cai Benjamin Weaver

26/06/2016

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

UK referendum weighs on expat minds in Finland

John Cai Benjamin Weaver

22/05/2016

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Brexit Interview on YLE News TV1

John Cai Benjamin Weaver

19/05/2016

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media