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Description of research and teaching

Professor in Sociology

External positions

Dosentti, University of Turku

2010 → …

Docent, Åbo Akademi University

2007 → …

Keywords

  • 5141 Sociology
  • gender
  • Nordic welfare states
  • Nordic countries
  • power
  • social policy
  • transnationalism
  • welfare state
  • development
  • health
  • 5203 Development Studies
  • 5200 Other social sciences
  • Gender Studies

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

Publications 1998 2019

  • 18 Chapter
  • 16 Article
  • 2 Doctoral Thesis
  • 1 Anthology or special issue

HIV Politics and Structural Violence: Access to Treatment and Knowledge

Oinas, E., 2019, (Accepted/In press) Gender, global health and violence : Feminist perspectives on peace and disease. Confortini, C. & Vaittinen, T. (eds.). Rowman & Littlefield Publishers

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

Welfare State and Feminist Transnational Knowledge Production

Liu, X., Leppänen, K., Oinas, E., Zhao, Y., Yu, L. & Sundberg, T., 7 Jun 2019, Gendered Dimensions of Welfare in China and the Nordic Region : Feminist transformations, visions and recommendations. A Sino-Nordic Gender Studies Network Workshop The Danish Cultural Center, Beijing 25 – 29 March 2019.. Savinetti, N. (ed.). Copenhagen: NIAS Press, p. 17-23 7 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientific

Open Access

Unlearning a commitment to the “we” in a transnational feminist classroom

Oinas, O. E., 18 Jun 2018, Engaging Youth in Activist Research and Pedagogical Praxis: Transnational and Intersectional Perspectives on Gender, Sex and Race. Shefer, T., Hearn, J., Ratele, K. & Boonzaier, F. (eds.). Routledge, 20 p.

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

What politics? Youth and political engagement in Africa

Oinas, O. E. (ed.), Onodera, H. (ed.) & Suurpää, L. (ed.), 2018, Leiden: Brill . 346 p. (Youth in a Globalizing World; no. 6)

Research output: Book/ReportAnthology or special issueScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Evasive Youth, Oblique Politics

Oinas, O. E., Onodera, H. & Suurpää, L., 23 Nov 2017, What Politics?: Youth and Political Engagement in Africa. Oinas, E., Onodera, H. & Suurpää, L. (eds.). Leiden: Brill , p. 1- 20 20 p. ( Youth in a Globalizing World; no. 6).

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

Open Access

Projects 2012 2020

Children's migration in historical and cross-cultural perspectives

Oinas, E., Abebe, T. & Einarsdottir, J.

Project: Research project

Developing Development Studies II

Siitonen, L., Oinas, E., Kontinen, T., Komba, A., Msoka, C. & Mumba, M.

01/03/201330/04/2016

Project: Other project

Developing Development Studies II

Oinas, E., Kontinen, T., Komba, A. & Mumba, M.

Unknown funder

01/03/201330/04/2016

Project: Research project

Activities 2007 2019

Danai Mupotsa

Elina Oinas (Host)
20 May 201929 May 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Henriette Gunkel

Elina Oinas (Host)
27 May 20192 Jun 2019

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

PhD supervision Ella Alin: 'Relationships at the intersection of gender and race: deconstructing whiteness in multicultural Finland' (The doctoral programme in Gender, Culture, and Society)

Eija Ranta (Supervisor), Elina Oinas (Supervisor), Veronika Honkasalo (Supervisor)
Jan 2019 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis

Supervision of Doctoral Thesis: Essi Lamberg

Kirsi Anneli Saarikangas (Supervisor), Elina Oinas (Supervisor)
Jan 2018 → …

Activity: Examination typesSupervisor or co-supervisor of doctoral thesis