Organization profile

Organisation Profile

The Doctoral Programme in Political, Societal and Regional Change belongs to the Doctoral School in Humanities and Social Sciences. The PSRC has 240 doctoral candidates. Seventeen of them are funded by the Doctoral Programme. The PSRC is multidisciplinary by nature. It offers lectures, courses, seminars and conferences on a variety of topics from politics and history to research skills and supervision.

The PSRC's responsible faculty is the Faculty of Social Sciences. The PSRC includes disciplines and research areas from four faculties of the University of Helsinki: the Faculty of Social Sciences, the Faculty of Arts, and the Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry.

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.



Age, Generations, and Politics

Nemcok, M. & Wass, H., 2020, (Accepted/In press) the Oxford Research Encyclopedia of Politics . Oxford University Press

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia / dictionaryScientificpeer-review

Beyond the critical: reinventing the radical imagination in transformative development and global(ization) studies

Hosseini, S. A. & Gills, B. K., 7 Mar 2020, In : Globalizations. 17 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Beyond the Critical, Reinventing the Radical: Towards a Transformative Global Studies

Gills, B. & Hosseini, H., 31 Jan 2020, (Submitted) The Routledge Handbook of Transformative Global Studies. Hosseini, H., Goodman, J., Motta, S. & Gills, B. K. (eds.). London: Routledge, Taylor & Francis Group, p. 36-53 18 p.

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

Bosnian musliminuoret ja ajatuksia eurooppalaisesta islamista

Translated title of the contribution: Bosnian Muslim youth and some thoughts on the European IslamCvetanovic, D., 5 May 2020, In : Idäntutkimus. 2020, 1, p. 70-72 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalComment/debateScientificpeer-review


91st SPSA Annual Meeting

Theodora Järvi (Speaker)
9 Jan 202011 Jan 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

Patterns of Prejudice (Journal)

Daniel Sallamaa (Reviewer)

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Algeria in my mind - iltapäiväseminaari

Pertti Multanen (Attendee)
25 Feb 2020

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

Commentary of THL Report on Gender Equality in Parliament

Anne Holli (Speaker)
11 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Presentation of research results in a seminar by Finnish Cultural Foundation and TUTKAS

Anne Holli (Speaker)
18 Feb 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk


ASLA-Fulbright Pre-Doctoral Research Fellows Program

Tuire Liimatainen (Recipient), 14 May 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Conference bursary, Economic and Social History Society (UK)

Leena Enbom (Recipient), 5 Apr 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Financial Times prize on the best Europaeum project

Laura Nordström (Recipient), 21 Nov 2019

Prize: Prizes and awards

Grant for International Co-operation

Jaana S Helminen (Recipient), 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards