• PL 21 (Haartmaninkatu 3)

    00014

    Finland

1980 …2020
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Personal profile

Education information

Ph.D.

Education/Academic qualification

Psychology, Licensed Psychologist, Terveydenhuollon Oikeusturvakeskus (TEO)

Psychology, Ph.D., Faculty of Arts

General Psychology, M.A., Faculty of Arts

General Psychology, B.A., Faculty of Arts

External positions

Visiting Professor, Université Paris Descartes

30 Aug 201929 Sep 2019

Visiting Professor , Université Paris Descartes

8 Jan 20187 Feb 2018

Erik Allardt Fellow, Swedish Collegium for Advanced Study (SCAS)

1 Sep 201412 Jun 2015

Visiting Research Professor, University of Barcelona

20112012

Senior Scientist, Academy of Finland

1 Aug 200631 Jul 2007

Senior Scientist, Academy of Finland

1 Aug 200031 Jul 2001

Professor of Psychology, University of Tampere

1 Aug 199931 Jul 2000

Visiting Research Professor, University of Barcelona

19961997

Docent of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Turku

1 Dec 1994 → …

Senior Fellow, Academy of Finland

1 Aug 199131 Jul 1998

Fogarty Fellow, National Institute of Health

1 Sep 19894 Sep 1990

Docent of Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Helsinki

7 Jun 198831 Jul 2000

Junior Fellow, Academy of Finland

1 May 198831 Jul 1991

Research Assistant, Academy of Finland

1 Jul 198530 Apr 1988

Doctoral student funded by Emil Aaltonen Foundation, Emil Aaltosen Säätiö

1 Jul 198330 Jun 1985

Research assistant in Academy project, University of Helsinki

1 Jan 198330 Jun 1983

Acting Assistant in Psychometrics, Yleisen psykologian osasto, Helsingin yliopisto

1 Aug 198231 Dec 1982

Research assistant in Academy project, University of Helsinki

3 Aug 198131 Jul 1982

Research assistant in Academy project, University of Helsinki

15 May 198114 Jul 1981

Fields of Science

  • 515 Psychology
  • Experimental Psychology
  • General Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • Cognitive neuroscience
  • Attention
  • Memory
  • Speech processing
  • Multitasking
  • Developmental psychology
  • fMRI
  • EEG
  • MEG

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

Publications 1980 2019

ADHD desynchronizes brain activity during watching a distracted multi-talker conversation

Salmi, J., Metwaly, M., Tohka, J., Alho, K., Leppämäki, S., Tani, P., Koski, A., Vanderwal, T. & Laine, M., 12 Nov 2019, In : NeuroImage.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Phonological Task Enhances the Frequency-Following Response to Deviant Task-Irrelevant Speech Sounds

Alho, K., Zarnowiec, K., Gorina-Careta, N. & Escera, C., 16 Jul 2019, In : Frontiers in Human Neuroscience . 13, 10 p., 245.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Effect of language experience on selective auditory attention: An event-related potential study

Rämä, P., Leminen, A., Koskenoja-Vainikka, S., Leminen, M., Alho, K. & Kujala, T., May 2018, In : International Journal of Psychophysiology. 127, p. 38-45 8 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
File

Modulation of Brain Activity During Selective Attention to Natural Speech

Leminen, A., Verwoert, M., Moisala, M., Salmela, V. & Alho, K., 28 Sep 2018, p. 14-15. 2 p.

Research output: Conference materialsAbstract

Open Access

Projects 1983 2020

Cognitive Neuroscience Cluster (CNC)

Brattico, E., Huotilainen, M., Iivonen, T., Istok, E., Jansson-Verkasalo, E. M. M., Koskinen, S. M., Korostenskaja, M., Krohn, K. I., Kujala, T., Kuuluvainen, S., Mittag, M., Mäki-Karjalainen, H. T., Lepistö, T., Lindström, R., Lovio, R. K., Novitski, N., Näätänen, R., Osipova, D., Paavilainen, P., Pakarinen, S., Partanen, E., Putkinen, V., Rämä, P., Shestakova, A., Seppänen, M. S. A., Simoens, V., Simola, P., Särkämö, T., Takegata, R., Teinonen, T. O., Tervaniemi, M., Torppa, R., van Zuijen, T., Ylinen, S., Krause, C., Hiltunen, S., Kuula-Paavola, L., Leminen, A., Pesonen, M. J., Alho, K., Gumenyuk, V., Degerman, A. S., Laari, S. P. K., Koistinen, S. M., Kujala, A. M., Rinne, T., Salmitaival, J. & Salo, E.

25/02/2011 → …

Project: Research Evaluation 2011

The Overloaded Brain - Ylikuormitetut aivot

Alho, K.

01/09/201231/08/2016

Project: Research project

Prizes

Early Career Contribution to Psychophysiology Award

Kimmo Alho (Recipient), 1990

Prize: Prizes and awards

Fellow of the Association for Psychological Science

Kimmo Alho (Recipient), 31 May 2011

Prize: Prizes and awards

File

Honorary Member of Kompleksi

Kimmo Alho (Recipient), 2007

Prize: Prizes and awards

Knight, First Class, of the Order of White Rose of Finland

Kimmo Alho (Recipient), 6 Dec 2009

Prize: Prizes and awards

Member of Academia Europaea

Kimmo Alho (Recipient), 2006

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 1983 2019

Brain and Cognition (Journal)

Kimmo Alho (Reviewer)
24 Jun 2019

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

NeuroImage (Journal)

Kimmo Alho (Reviewer)
30 Apr 2019

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

3rd Nordic Neuroscience Meeting

Kimmo Alho (Speaker: Chair)
14 Jun 2019

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

Université Paris Descartes

Kimmo Alho (Visiting researcher)
30 Aug 201929 Sep 2019

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

International Journal of Psychophysiology (Journal)

Kimmo Alho (Reviewer)
26 Sep 2019

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

Press / Media

Yle TV1 & yle.fi

Kimmo Alho

08/07/2019

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

YLE Areena

Kimmo Alho

13/03/2019

1 item of Media coverage

Press/Media: Press / Media

Helsingin Sanomat - Lasten tiedepalsta

Kimmo Alho

09/11/2018

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

www.mtv.fi

Kimmo Alho

18/06/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media

Tiede-lehti 6/2018

Kimmo Alho

15/05/2018

1 Media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media