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Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen

  • PL 9 (Siltavuorenpenger 1A)

    00014

    Finland

20122020

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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.

Fields of Science

  • 5141 Sociology
  • 5142 Social policy

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

Publications

Population ageing mismatches lives and Finnish society

Komp-Leukkunen, K., 23 Feb 2020

Research output: Other contribution

Open Access

Capturing the diversity of working age life-courses: A European perspective on cohorts born before 1945

Komp-Leukkunen, K. S., 22 Feb 2019, In : PLoS One. 14, 2, 21 p., 0212400.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Moral Economy Theory

Komp-Leukkunen, K. S. & Im, Z. J., 29 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging. Gu, D. & Dupre, M. (eds.). Springer

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

Older Swedes: Living in the ‘role model of welfare states’

Komp-Leukkunen, K., 2019, Global aging: Comparative perspectives on ageing and the life course. Whittington, F., Kunkel, S. & De Medeiros, K. (eds.). 2nd ed. New York: Springer, p. 249-253

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

Using experiential knowledge in teaching about life-courses

Komp-Leukkunen, K., Balestrieri, I., Syrstad, G. & Varlamova, M., Jun 2019, Helsinki: University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Sciences, 12 p. (Population Ageing and its Social Consequences Working Paper Series; no. 6).

Research output: Working paperScientific

Open Access

Projects

Datasets

NoWork, wave II

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

Dataset

NoWork, wave I

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

Dataset

Activities

Work, Employment and Society (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
6 Feb 2020

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

Work, Employment and Society (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
14 Feb 2020

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

Ageing and Society (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
Feb 2020

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

Work, Employment and Society (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
1 Apr 2020

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

Work, Employment and Society (Journal)

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
16 Mar 2020

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

Press / Media

The 2008 economic crisis did not derail pension reforms

Kathrin Komp

29/05/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Early career decisions could affect when you retire

Kathrin Komp

01/02/2018

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Vanhusten valtakunta

Kathrin Komp

20/05/2017

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Is Europe ready to cope with an ageing population?

Kathrin Komp

01/04/2015

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media