Lecturer in Social Statistics and Demography at the University of Southampton.
I submitted my PhD thesis ‘A Life Course Perspective to Abortions in Finland’ at the London School of Economics and Political Science in February 2016 and defended in May 2016.
Sexual and reproductive health with emphasis on induced abortions, contraceptive use and pregnancy intentions over the life course.
The effect of life course events on health and wellbeing later in life.
Longitudinal, multilevel and event-history modelling as well as other quantitative research methods.
Prizes and awards
- European Society for Health and Medical Sociology (ESHMS) conference 2016: best paper prize with paper ‘Timing of abortions, births and relationship transitions in Finland’.
- The British Society for Population Studies (BSPS) annual meeting Best student poster award in 2014 with ‘The association between education and induced abortion in Finland: a cohort perspective’.
- The British Society for Population Studies (BSPS) Prize 2013 for best student dissertation or essay with my master’s dissertation at LSE ‘Social Inequalities and Fertility in Adolescence: Teenage Pregnancy Trends of Three Birth Cohorts in Finland’.