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mika.aaltola@tlu.ee

Career

Institution and occupation
01.01.2011–...   
Finnish Institute of International Affairs, Director of the Global Security Research Programme
01.01.2005–...   
University of Tampere, Adjunct Professor
01.09.2015–31.08.2018   
Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society, Professor (0,50)
01.09.2013–31.08.2015   
Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance, Professor of International Relations and European Studies (0,50)
01.01.2013–31.12.2013   
Johns H0pokins University, Center for Transatlantic Relations, Senior Visiting Fellow
01.09.2012–31.08.2013   
Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance, International Relations (0,50)
01.01.2010–31.12.2010   
CERI, Sciences PO, CERI, Sciences Po, Visiting Researcher (1,00)
01.01.2008–31.12.2010   
Finnish Institute of International Affairs, Academy of Finland Research Fellow
01.01.2006–31.12.2008   
University of Minnesota, David and Nancy Speer Visiting Professor
01.01.1998–31.12.2006   
University of Tampere, University Lecturer (yliassistentti)
01.01.1997–31.12.1997   
University of Cambridge, Visiting Scholar
01.01.1995–31.12.1998   
University of Tampere, Researcher
 
 
Education
2005–2005   
Adjunct Professor, Docent, University of Tampere
1994–1999   
University of Tampere, Finland, Ph.D.
1992–1994   
University of Tampere, Finland, M.A
1988–1992   
Columbia University, New York. B.A.
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2014−...   
Sub-editor, Global Affairs
2013−...   
European International Studies Association (EISA), Board Member
2013−...   
Finnish Arctic Society, Board Member
2010−...   
Steering Committee Member, Standing Groups of International Relations, SGIR
2009−...   
Member of the Management Committee, European Union Cost Action on Peace Keeping and Crisis Management
2008−...   
Member of the Board, Nordic International Studies Studies Association
2005−...   
Member of the Board, Finnish International Studies Association
1998−...   
Member of the Board, Finnish Political Science Association
2009−2013   
Principal Investigator, Academy of Finland Research Project “Ethics, Politics, and Emergencies: Humanitarian Collaboration and Co-option in World Politics”
2007−2008   
Editor, Finnish Journal of Political Science
2000−2003   
Member of the Faculty Council, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tampere
1997−2000   
Member of the Departmental Council, Department of Political Science, University of Tampere

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
1998, Mika Aaltola, Recipient of the University of Tampere Science Fund Award for the Best Dissertation in the University of Tampere
1994, Mika Aaltola, Recipient of the Finnish Political Science Association Award for the Best Masters Thesis in Political Science
 
 

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
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2017
2.5.
2016
2.5.
2016
3.1.
2016
3.2.
2016
3.1.
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2014
3.2.
2014
1.1.
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1.1.
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1.3.
2012
3.1.
2012
1.1.
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2.1.
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2.1.
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3.1.
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3.2.
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1.3.
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1.3.
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1.3.
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1.3.
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1.3.
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1.2.
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1.1.
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1.1.
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1.3.
1999
3.2.
1997
+358403559859
mika.aaltola@tlu.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.01.2011–...   
Finnish Institute of International Affairs, Director of the Global Security Research Programme
01.01.2005–...   
University of Tampere, Adjunct Professor
01.09.2015–31.08.2018   
Tallinna Ülikool, Ühiskonnateaduste instituut, Professor (0,50)
01.09.2013–31.08.2015   
Tallinna Ülikool, Riigiteaduste Instituut, Rahvusvaheliste suhtete ja Euroopa õpingute professor (0,50)
01.01.2013–31.12.2013   
Johns H0pokins University, Center for Transatlantic Relations, Senior Visiting Fellow
01.09.2012–31.08.2013   
Tallinna Ülikool, Riigiteaduste Instituut, Professor (0,50)
01.01.2010–31.12.2010   
CERI, Sciences PO, CERI, Sciences Po, Visiting Researcher (1,00)
01.01.2008–31.12.2010   
Finnish Institute of International Affairs, Academy of Finland Research Fellow
01.01.2006–31.12.2008   
University of Minnesota, David and Nancy Speer Visiting Professor
01.01.1998–31.12.2006   
University of Tampere, University Lecturer (yliassistentti)
01.01.1997–31.12.1997   
University of Cambridge, Visiting Scholar
01.01.1995–31.12.1998   
University of Tampere, Researcher
 
 
Haridustee
2005–2005   
Adjunct Professor, Docent, University of Tampere
1994–1999   
University of Tampere, Finland, Ph.D.
1992–1994   
University of Tampere, Finland, M.A
1988–1992   
Columbia University, New York. B.A.
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2014−...   
Sub-editor, Global Affairs
2013−...   
European International Studies Association (EISA), Board Member
2013−...   
Finnish Arctic Society, Board Member
2010−...   
Steering Committee Member, Standing Groups of International Relations, SGIR
2009−...   
Member of the Management Committee, European Union Cost Action on Peace Keeping and Crisis Management
2008−...   
Member of the Board, Nordic International Studies Studies Association
2005−...   
Member of the Board, Finnish International Studies Association
1998−...   
Member of the Board, Finnish Political Science Association
2009−2013   
Principal Investigator, Academy of Finland Research Project “Ethics, Politics, and Emergencies: Humanitarian Collaboration and Co-option in World Politics”
2007−2008   
Editor, Finnish Journal of Political Science
2000−2003   
Member of the Faculty Council, Faculty of Social Sciences, University of Tampere
1997−2000   
Member of the Departmental Council, Department of Political Science, University of Tampere

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
1998, Mika Aaltola, Recipient of the University of Tampere Science Fund Award for the Best Dissertation in the University of Tampere
1994, Mika Aaltola, Recipient of the Finnish Political Science Association Award for the Best Masters Thesis in Political Science

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
2.5.
2017
2.5.
2016
2.5.
2016
3.1.
2016
3.2.
2016
3.1.
2015
3.1.
2015
2.1.
2014
2.5.
2014
2.5.
2014
3.2.
2014
3.2.
2014
1.1.
2012
1.1.
2012
1.3.
2012
3.1.
2012
1.1.
2011
2.1.
2011
3.2.
2010
2.1.
2009
3.1.
2009
3.2.
2009
2.2.
2008
1.3.
2007
1.3.
2007
1.3.
2007
2.2.
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1.3.
2006
1.3.
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1.1.
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1.3.
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1.3.
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1.3.
2002
3.1.
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1.2.
2001
1.3.
2001
1.1.
1999
1.1.
1999
1.3.
1999
3.2.
1997
  • Found 45 results
PublicationAuthorsYearSource titleClassificationFileInstitutions
Politics of Flows: The Transformation of Power PoliticsAaltola, Mika; Vuorisalo, Valtteri2018Geo-economics and Power Politics in the 21st Century The Revival of Economic Statecraft3.1.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Geo-economics and Power Politics in the 21st Century: The Revival of Economic StatecraftWigell, Mikael; Scholvin, Sören; Mika, Aaltola20184.1.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Between change and continuity: Making Sense of America’s Evolving Global EngagementAaltola, Mika Salonius-Pasternak, Charly Käpylä, Juha Sinkkonen, Ville20184.2.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Democracy’s Eleventh Hour: Safeguarding Democratic Elections against Cyber-enabled Autocratic MeddlingAaltola, Mika20172.5.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Managing Unpredictability: Transatlantic relations in the Trump eraAaltola, Mika Gaens, Bart20174.2.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Cyber Attacks Go Beyond Espionage: The Strategic Logic of State-sponsored Cyber Operations in the Nordic-Baltic RegionAaltola, Mika20162.5.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Election Hacking in Democracies: The example of the U.S. 2016 electionsAaltola, Mika Maattiisen, Anna-Mariita20162.5.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
U.S. and Chinese Silk Road Initiatives: Towards a Geopolitics of Flows in Central Aria and BeyondJuha Käpylä; Mika Aaltola2016The Regional Security Puzzle Around Afghanistan. Bordering Practices in Central Asia and Beyond3.1.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Possible Nordic-Baltic Security Developments and Responses in Face of the Russia Challenge: A Perspective from FinlandAaltola, Mika; 2016The Baltic Sea Region: Hard and Soft Security Reconsidered3.2.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Yhdysvaltalaiset turvallisuusskenaariot ja Suomen asemaAaltola, Mika2016Suomen turvallisuuspoliittiset ratkaisun lähtökohtia3.2.Tallinn University, School of Governance, Law and Society
Pandemics as staging grounds for resilient world orderAaltola, Mika2015Contesting Security: Strategies and Logics3.1.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Pandemics as staging grounds for resilient world order: SARS, avian flu, and the evolving forms of secure political solidarityAaltola, Mika2015Contesting Security: Strategies and logics3.1.
The Challenge of Global Commons and Flows for US PowerAaltola, Mika; Käpylä, Juha; Vuorisalo, Valtteri20142.1.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Towards the Geopolitics of FlowAaltola, Mika; Käpylä, Juha; Mikkola, Harri; Behr, Timo20142.5.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Towards The Geopolitics of Flows: Implications to FinlandMika Aaltola, Juha Käpylä, Harri Mikkola, Timo Behr20142.5.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Flow Security of the Digital AgeAaltola, Mika2014Global Flow Security: A New Security Agenda for the Transatlantic Community in 20303.2.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Forward Resilience and Networked Capabilities: Finland's Softer Power Tools in the Wake of Ukraine Aaltola, Mika2014Advancing U.S.-Nordic-Baltic Security Cooperation: Adapting Partnership to a New Security Environment3.2.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Avian Flu and Embodied Global Imagery: A Study of Media's Pandemic Geopolitics Aaltola, Mika2012Globalizations1.1.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Contagious Insecurity: War, SARS, and global air mobilityAaltola, Mika2012Contemporary politics1.1.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Kuinka skenaariot kansallisesta vallasta rakennetaan?: yleiskatsaus yhdysvaltalaisen valtatiedon malleihin ja niiden ilmenemiseen maan geostrategiassa2012Kosmopolis1.3.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
The Politics of Relief, Aid and ReconstructionAaltola, Mika2012The Politics of Relief, Aid and Reconstruction3.1.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Agile small state agency: heuristic plays and flexible national identity markers in Finnish foreign policyAaltola, Mika2011Nationalities Papers1.1.Tallinn University, Institute of Political Science and Governance
Understanding the Politics of Pandemic Scares: An Introduction to Global Politosomatics Aaltola, Mika20112.1.Tallinn University
Transatlantic research and policy communitiesAaltola, Mika2010European Union and US Foreign policy3.2.
Western Spectacles of Governance and the Emergence of Humanitarian World Politics Aaltola, Mika20092.1.