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. Accepted/In press

    Moral Economy Theory

    Komp-Leukkunen, K. S. & Im, Z. J., 29 Jan 2019, (Accepted/In press) Encyclopedia of Gerontology and Population Aging. Gu, D. & Dupre, M. (eds.). Springer

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

  2. 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

  3. Changing Labour Markets, Life-Course and Pensions: Conference summaries, May 19, 2017

    Kuivalainen, S., Kuitto, K., Komp, K. S., Niemi, T. & Honkanen, T., 2018, Helsinki: Finnish Center for Pensions. 9 p.

    Research output: Book/ReportCommissioned reportProfessional

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Latest activities

  1. The startup first aid kit

    Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Speaker)
    13 Feb 2019

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

  2. Journals of Gerontology. Series B: Psychological Sciences & Social Sciences (Journal)

    Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Reviewer)
    Dec 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

  3. Startups as social risks in Finland

    Kathrin Komp-Leukkunen (Speaker)
    8 Nov 2018

    Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

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