2020-2022, Leader of the Visual Interaction Research Group (VIRG)
2019-2020, Member of the Steering Board of Doctoral Education, Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences, Tampere University
2017-2020, Member of the Steering Board of Master’s Degree Programme in Human-Technology Interaction (HTI), (prev. University of Tampere) Tampere University. From 2021-current, MSc in Computing Sciences / Specialization in HTI.
2017-2018, Member of the Council of the Faculty of Natural Sciences, University of Tampere
I am responsible for the Human-Technology Interaction research infrastructure in the ITC Faculty. I am also the coordinator of the Staff Scientist network at the ITC faculty and the immediate supervisor of our laboratory engineers laboratory managers, etc.
I am the primary contact for these practical matters on the centre campus:
hardware and software acquisitions for laboratories
Approvals for laboratory reservations
Chemical acquisition and supervision of use in the computing unit on the centre campus.
Varjo software license administration
In research I am active in the projects of the research group on Emotions, Sociality and Computing.