Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen

Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen
Full professor (tenured)
Social Sciences
LUT School of Engineering Sciences
LUT Focus Areas
Business and society - Sustainable renewal of business, industry and society
Research areas
Life-span and Life-course Studies
Sociology and Political Science
Human-Computer Interaction
Statistics and Probability
Modelling and Simulation
Social Sciences (miscellaneous)
Management of Technology and Innovation


Professor in social sustainability and welfare policies. Research focussed on work and retirement, social sustainability, population ageing, digitalization, welfare policies, and research methods. Formerly Marie Curie fellow, treasurer of the European Sociological Association, and chair of the Research Network on Ageing in Europe. Expert assignments to, e.g., the European Commission, Council of Europe, Bank of Finland, and Governments of Finland and Romania. Certified project manager. Executive education. 

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Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen projects and research groups