About us

Vaikuttaja (The Influencer) is a blog published by the Faculty of Management. On this blog, you can read articles commenting on and analysing current issues in the fields of management and societal advocacy. The blog posters are researchers, teachers, students and partners of the Faculty of Management.

The Faculty of Management is based at the University of Tampere. Operating in the areas of politics, business and administrative sciences, and with 3,500 students and more than 200 staff members, the Faculty is a large academic community whose goal is to provide internationally high-grade research and education.

The Faculty provides an environment that enables academics to fundamentally understand the world of tomorrow that is being created today. As an organisation, it seeks multiple perspectives and novel ways to lead, govern and study across boundaries.

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Although the themes of the blog represent the research interests of the Faculty, the opinions and views expressed by the blog posters are their own. The administrators of the blog are communications coordinators Maria Kasdaglis and Saara Sivonen. You can contact them by email at firstname.lastname@uta.fi.