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  • PB 16 (Snellmansgatan 12)

    00014

    Finland

1992 …2020

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Research fields:

  • immigrant transnationalism
  • diasporas
  • minorities
  • economic sociology

Current research:

Employment:

  • PhD in Ethnic Relations, University of Warwick, 1997
  • Researcher, Institute of Migration, 1997-1998
  • Professor of Sociology, Åbo Akademi University, 1998-1999
  • Title of Docent of Sociology, University of Tampere, 2006
  • Senior Lecturer in Sociology, Åbo Akademi University, 1999-2009
  • Senior Lecturer, University of Helsinki, 2009-
  • Professor II, University of South-Eastern Norway, 2017-

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Education/Academic qualification

Sociology, Adjunct Professor, University of Tampere

Sociology, Professor, Åbo Akademi University

Ethnic Relations, PhD, Univ Warwick, University of Warwick

Political Science, Professor II, University of South-Eastern Norway

External positions

Professor II, University of South-Eastern Norway

1 Jan 2017 → …

Title of Docent, University of Tampere

1 May 2006 → …

Fields of Science

  • 514 Sociology
  • Economic Sociology
  • Ethnic Relations
  • Migration Studies
  • Diaspora Studies
  • Minority Studies
  • 5200 Other social sciences
  • Ethnic Relations
  • Migration Studies
  • Diaspora Studies
  • 517 Political science
  • multiculturalism
  • immigration
  • minority rights
  • asylum policy

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

Publications

Suomen EU-puheenjohtajuus ja EU:n yhteinen turvapaikkajärjestelmä

Wahlbeck, Ö., 2020, In : Liikkeessä yli rajojen -blogi. 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Open Access

Migrant Capital as a Resource for Migrant Communities

Saksela-Bergholm, S., Toivanen, M. & Wahlbeck, Ö., 2019, In : Social inclusion. 7, 4, p. 164-170 7 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalEditorialScientific

Open Access
File

National Report on the Governance of the Asylum Reception System in Finland

Wahlbeck, Ö. R., 2019, Chemnitz: Technische Universität Chemnitz, 48 p. (CEASEVAL Research on the Common European Asylum System. ; no. 19).

Research output: Working paperScientific

Open Access
File

Social Inclusion beyond Borders: Utilization of Migrant Capital in Transnational and Diaspora Communities

Saksela-Bergholm, S. (ed.), Toivanen, M. (ed.) & Wahlbeck, Ö. (ed.), 2019, 4 ed. Cogitatio Press. 93 p. (Social Inclusion; vol. 7, no. 4)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

The Finnish EU Presidency

Wahlbeck, Ö., Nov 2019, In : CEASEVAL Newsletter. 4, p. 4 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleGeneral public

Open Access

Projects

The Nordic Society in Cross-disciplinary and Transnational Perspectives (NordSoc)

Ahokas, M., Alanko, A., Alapuro, R., Aunesluoma, J., Blomberg-Kroll, H., Borioni, P., Brisku, A., Fellman, S., Forsander, A., Glover, N., Götz, N., Haapakorpi, A., Haggrén, H., Hannikainen, M., Haldén, P., Heikkinen, S., Helander, M., Hilson, M., Hopkins, T., Huhta, I., Jalava, M., Kallio, J., Kananen, J., Kettunen, P., Kroll, C., Laine, J. M., Lauren, J. S. I., Lloyd, C., Marjanen, J., Marklund, C., Muir, S., Newby, A., Nordberg, C., Nygård, S., Outinen, S., Pellander, S., Prutsch, M., Rainio-Niemi, J., Riska, E., Roumpakis, A., Räisä, T., Saaritsa, S., Stadius, P., Stenius, H., Strang, J., Stråth, B., Suoranta, A. M., Syrjämäki, S., Wahlbeck, Ö., Vauhkonen, J., Wrede, S. & Österberg, M.

24/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

Activities

IMISCOE Spring Conference 2020

Östen Wahlbeck (Speaker: Opponent/discussant)
2020 → …

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

Edinburgh University Press (Publisher)

Östen Wahlbeck (Reviewer)
2020

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

Inflyttning från Sverige och Norden

Östen Wahlbeck (Speaker)
13 May 2020

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Politiikan tutkimuksen päivät 2020, Tampere, 12.-13.3.2020

Östen Wahlbeck (Attendee)
12 Mar 202013 Mar 2020

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

Current Sociology (Journal)

Östen Wahlbeck (Reviewer)
2020

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

Press / Media

Flyktingkrisen 2015 pågår hela tiden

Östen Wahlbeck

07/01/202008/01/2020

2 items of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Rapport: Byråkratiskt asylsystem kostar kommuner och flyktingar dyrbar tid

Östen Wahlbeck

02/08/2019

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media