Photo of Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen
  • PL 54 (Unioninkatu 37)

    00014

    Finland

  • Finland

20122019
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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

Specialized in population ageing, welfare policies, the economic crisis,  and country-comparisons.

PhD in sociology from VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Worked as postdoctoral researcher at the University of Umea (Sweden) and the University of Lethbridge (Canada).

For more information, see http://www.kathrin-komp.eu

Description of research and teaching

International teaching experience in methods and theories at the Bachelor-, Master- and PhD-level.

Keywords

  • 5141 Sociology
  • 5142 Social policy

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

Publications 2013 2018

Changing Labour Markets, Life-Course and Pensions: Conference summaries, May 19, 2017

Kuivalainen, S., Kuitto, K., Komp, K. S., Niemi, T. & Honkanen, T., 2018, Helsinki: Finnish Center for Pensions. 9 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

Open Access

Country Framing Report: Finland

Pietilä, I. V., Komp-Leukkunen, K. S. & Niemelä, M., 2018, Brussels: COST: European cooperation in science & technology. 14 p.

Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

Open Access
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Finland

Komp-Leukkunen, K. S., 2018, Ageing workforce, social cohesion and sustainable development. Political challenges within the Baltic Sea Region. Discussion paper no 9 . Becker, P., Schutz, J. & Zimmermann, A. (eds.). Berlin: Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science, p. 13-16

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

Grandparental childcare in Europe: Behavioural change during the 2008 crisis

Komp-Leukkunen, K. S., 2018, Helsinki: University of Helsinki, (Population Ageing and its Social Consequences Working Paper Series).

Research output: Working paperScientific

Retirement timing in a future welfare state: a Finnish Delphi study

Niemi, T. & Komp, K. S., 2018, In : International Journal of Sociology and Social Policy. 38, 11/12, p. 1071-1085 15 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Projects 2012 2019

Datasets

NoWork, wave II

Komp-Leukkunen, K. S. (Creator), Kathrin Komp, 2017

Dataset

NoWork, wave I

Komp-Leukkunen, K. S. (Creator), Kathrin Komp, 2016

Dataset

Activities 2010 2018

Fondazione Cariplo (Italy) (Journal)

Kathrin Komp (Reviewer)
2018

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

Journals of Gerontology. Series B: Psychological Sciences & Social Sciences (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
Dec 2018

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

Gijs Dekkers

Kathrin Komp (Host)
Feb 2018

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

University of Oxford

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Visiting researcher)
Oct 2018Dec 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

European Commission, H2020 (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
2018

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

Press / Media

Early career decisions could affect when you retire

Kathrin Susanne Komp-Leukkunen

01/02/2018

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Vanhusten valtakunta

Kathrin Susanne Komp-Leukkunen

20/05/2017

1 item of media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Is Europe ready to cope with an ageing population?

Kathrin Susanne Komp-Leukkunen

01/04/2015

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media