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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
  • Adjunct Professor 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 College of Southeast Norway

External positions

Professor II, University of South-Eastern Norway

1 Jan 2017 → …

Title of Docent, University of Tampere

1 May 2006 → …

Keywords

  • 514 Sociology
  • 5141 Sociology
  • migration
  • Ethnic Relations
  • Economic sociology
  • transnationalism
  • diasporas
  • 517 Political science
  • multiculturalism
  • immigration
  • minority rights

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

Publications 1992 2019

Asylum in Finland in 2015: Reception, Resettlement and Relocations in the CEAS

Wahlbeck, Ö. R., 2019, (In preparation) Refugee Reception in Europe: Convergence and Divergence of Structures, Practices and Discourses. Amsterdam University Press

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

The Future of The Kurdish Diaspora

Wahlbeck, Ö. R., 2019, Routledge Handbook on the Kurds. Gunter, M. (ed.). Routledge - Taylor & Francis Group, p. 413-424

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

True Finns and Non-True Finns: The Minority Rights Discourse of Populist Politics in Finland

Wahlbeck, Ö. R., 2016, In : Journal of Intercultural Studies : an international journal. 37, 6, p. 574-588 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Projects 2008 2020

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

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

24/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

Activities 1994 2018

ETMU Days 2018

Östen Wahlbeck (Speaker: Presenter)
15 Nov 2018

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

15TH IMISCOE ANNUAL CONFERENCE (BARCELONA, 2-4 JULY, 2018)

Östen Wahlbeck (Speaker: Presenter)
2 Jul 20184 Jul 2018

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

ESA RN15 Midterm Con­fer­ence at the Uni­versity of Hel­sinki

Östen Wahlbeck (Speaker: Chair)
20 Apr 2018

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

CEASEVAL midterm review

Östen Wahlbeck (Attendee)
20 Sep 2018

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

ESA RN15 Midterm Con­fer­ence at the Uni­versity of Hel­sinki

Östen Wahlbeck (Speaker: Presenter)
19 Apr 2018

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

Press / Media

Wie Finnland die Flüchtlingskrise bewältigt

Östen Ragnar Wahlbeck

11/10/2018

1 media contribution

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Suède : chez les immigrés, l’extrême droite donne de la voix

Östen Ragnar Wahlbeck

07/09/2018

1 item of media coverage

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Radiointervju om integration och ekonomi

Östen Ragnar Wahlbeck

24/01/2018

1 media contribution

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Spotlight: köpcentret Puhos

Östen Ragnar Wahlbeck

25/10/2017

1 media contribution

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Aktuellt om köpcentret Puhos

Östen Ragnar Wahlbeck

24/10/2017

1 media contribution

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