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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

Positions of trust at external institutions

  • Board Member, Biocenter Finland
  • Member of Advisory Committee, worldwide Protein Data Bank (wwPDB)
  • Member of the Scientific Advisory Committee, Molecular and Cellular Structure cluster, EMBL-EBI

Positions of trust at the University of Helsinki

  • Viikki Campus Cooperation Committee, deputy member
  • Member of Life Science Cooperation Group LifeCo 
  • Member of HiLIFE management team
  • HiLIFE representative in the "Research Theme Implementation Roadmap" workgroup
  • Member of Thriving Nature (PROFI5) steering group
  • Member of UHBRAIN (PROFI6) steering group
  • HiLIFE representative in PROFI7 proposal planning

Education/Academic qualification

Title of Associate Professor, University of Oxford

Award Date: 26 Mar 2015

Title of Docent in Molecular Virology, University of Helsinki

Award Date: 13 May 2014

Title of University Research Lecturer, University of Oxford

Award Date: 1 Jan 2014

Genetics, Doctor of Philosophy (PhD), University of Helsinki

Award Date: 25 Jan 2006

Genetics, Master of Science (MSc), University of Helsinki

Award Date: 23 Feb 2001

External positions

Honorary Visiting Research Fellow, University of Oxford

1 Apr 2020 → …

Principal Investigator, University of Oxford

1 Jan 201531 Mar 2020

Academy of Finland Research Fellow, University of Oxford

1 Jan 201031 Dec 2014

Fields of Science

  • 1182 Biochemistry, cell and molecular biology
  • Structural biology
  • cryo-electron microscopy

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.