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ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Board of Directors 2016

 
PRESIDENT
Anna Kronlund

Post-Doctoral Researcher,
John Morton Center

ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grant 2009-2010

VICE-PRESIDENT
Arno Tanner

Project Manager - Country Information Service, Finnish Immigration Service

ASLA-Fulbright Research Grant for a Junior Scholar 2004-2005

Piia Björn
Professor,
University of Eastern Finland

ASLA-Fulbright Research Grant for Senior Scholars 2013-2014

Mikael Broas
Doctoral Candidate (Electronics Integration and Reliability Unit),
Aalto University
                                        
Fulbright-Technology Industries of Finland 2013-2014 

Matti Heinonen
Doctoral Candidate,
University of Helsinki

ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grantee 2014-2015

Antti Makkonen
Corporate Counsel, Group Legal Affairs, OP Financial Group

ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grant 2014-2015

Elisa Repo

Language and Culture Instructor, City of Espoo

Fulbright Finnish Language and Culture Teaching Assistant Program 2014-2015

Heikki Saxén
Doctoral Candidate,
University of Tampere; Chairman of the Board at the Finnish Institute of Bioethics

ASLA-Fulbright Pre-Doctoral Research Fellows 2014-2015

Leasa Weimer
Knowledge Development Adviser,
European Association for International Education
                                   
Fulbright U.S. Graduate Grantee 2011-2012

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Board 2015

 
PRESIDENT
Anna Kronlund

Senior Research Fellow,
Finnish Institute of International Affairs

ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grantee 2009-2010

VICE-PRESIDENT
Jari Luomakoski

Senior Lecturer, Haaga-Helia University of Applied Science                           

Fulbright Scholar-in-Residence 2014-2015

 

Piia Björn
Professor,
University of Eastern Finland

ASLA-Fulbright Research Grant for Senior Scholars 2013-2014

Mikael Broas
Doctoral Candidate (Electronics Integration and Reliability Unit),
Aalto University
                                        
Fulbright-Technology Industries of Finland 2013-2014 

 

Laura Hirvi
Director,
Finland-Institut in Deutschland

ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grantee 2009-2010

Jennifer von Reis Saari
Writer and Co-founder, Nanda                               
Fulbright U.S. Graduate Grantee 2003-2004

Arno Tanner (past president)
Project Manager - Country Information Service, Finnish Immigration Service

ASLA-Fulbright Research Grant for a Junior Scholar 2004-2005

Maria Troberg
Senior Legal Counsel,
Nokia     

Fulbright-Schuman Program 2010-2011

Leasa Weimer
Knowledge Development Adviser,
European Association for International Education
                                   
Fulbright U.S. Graduate Grantee 2011-2012
 

 

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Board 2014

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Board of Directors 2014

PRESIDENT
Benjamin Alldritt
Fulbright U.S. Student Program
HAMK University of Applied Sciences, 2011

VICE-PRESIDENT
Laura Hirvi
Postdoctoral Researcher (Ethnology)
ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grant
University of California, Santa Barbara, 2009

ASLA-Fulbright Alumni Association Board Members 2014

 Anna Kronlund
 Senior Research Fellow, FIIA
 ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grant
 Columbia University, 2009

                                   Heidi Lehmuskumpu
                                   Development Specialist
                                   University of Helsinki, Faculty of Medicine
                                   ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grant
                                   New York University, 2011

                                   Jennifer von Reis Saari
                                   Fulbright U.S. Graduate Student Program
                                   University of Turku, 2003

Kalle Siljander (treasurer)
Corporate Finance Controlling
Nokia Siemens Networks
ASLA-Fulbright Graduate Grant
University of Chicago, 2000

Marianna Sydänmaanlakka
(immediate past president)
Project Manager: 3D Learning Environment Second Life at Sotunki Distance Learning Centre
Distinguished Fulbright Awards in Teaching
University of Maryland, College Park, 2012

Arno Tanner (past president)
1st Deputy Head of Country Information
Finnish Immigration Service
ASLA-Fulbright Research Grant for a Junior Scholar
Migration Policy Institute, 2004

                                   Riitta-Mari Tulamo
                                   Professor
                                   Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, University of Helsinki
                                   Fulbright Grantee 1979
                                   Ohio State University

                                    Leasa Weimer
                                    Post-Doctoral Research Fellow
                                    Higher Education Policy, University of Jyväskylä
                                    Fulbright U.S. Student Program/Fulbright-CIMO Grant
                                    University of Georgia, 2011

 

Past Chairs

  • Arno Tanner
  • Päivi Kankaanranta

Ex-officio: Fulbright Center Executive Director Terhi Mölsä