Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen


Description of research and teaching

International teaching experience in methods and theories at the Bachelor-, Master- and PhD-level.


Curriculum Vitae

Specialized in population ageing, welfare policies, the economic crisis,  and country-comparisons.

PhD in sociology from VU University Amsterdam, the Netherlands.

Worked as postdoctoral researcher at the University of Umea (Sweden) and the University of Lethbridge (Canada).

For more information, see http://www.kathrin-komp.eu

Latest publications

  1. Shifts in the realized retirement age: Europe in times of pension reform and economic crisis

    Komp, K., May 2018, In : Journal of European Social Policy. 28, 2, p. 130-142 13 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

  2. Changing labour markets, life-course and pensions. Finnish Centre for Pensions, 19 May 2017. Conference Summaries.

    Kuivalainen, S., Kuitto, K., Komp, K. S., Niemi, T. & Honkanen, T., 2018, Helsinki: Finnish Center for Pensions.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

  3. Finland

    Komp-Leukkunen, K. S., 2018, Ageing workforce, social cohesion and sustainable development. Political challenges within the Baltic Sea Region. Discussion paper no 9 . Becker, P., Schutz, J. & Zimmermann, A. (eds.). Berlin: Max Planck Society for the Advancement of Science, p. 13-16

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. Gijs Dekkers

    Komp-Leukkunen, K. (Host)
    Feb 2018

    Activity: Hosting a visitorAcademic visit at UH

  2. Cost action CA17132 “European network for argumentation and public policy analysis" (External organisation)

    Komp-Leukkunen, K. (Board member)
    2018 → …

    Activity: MembershipMembership or other role in research network

  3. Julkaisufoorumi/Publication Forum (External organisation)

    Komp-Leukkunen, K. (Board member)

    Activity: MembershipMembership or other role in national/international committee, council, board

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