Institute for Advanced Social Research

Institute for Advanced Social Research (IASR)  The Institute for Advanced Social Research, IASR, is the research collegium of Tampere University. It conducts advanced research focusing on society, provides a productive research environment and facilities for researchers, and promotes multidisciplinary research and international interaction.

Research focus and goals

The task of the Institute for Advanced Social Research at Tampere University is to promote high-level international and interdisciplinary social research.

The institute accomplishes its mission by annually awarding fixed-term one- or two-year fellowships to academics and scholars from both abroad and the University of Tampere.  The Institute is located in the Atalpa Building (Ratapihankatu 55, 2nd and 3rd floor) at the City Centre Campus of the university.

 

Contact persons

Risto Heiskala

Director

risto.heiskala [at] tuni.fi

+358 40 741 7518

 

Marjukka Virkajärvi

Research secretary

marjukka.virkajarvi [at] tuni.fi

+358 50 318 6697