Soini, Katriina

Soini, Katriina

Senior Scientist

LUKE Natural Resources Institute Finland

Academic background

academic objectives

Socio-cultural environmental research. Social innovations (Green CAre). Cultural sustainability. Conservation of genetic resources. Agri-environmental policy. Socio-cultural sustainability of rural areas. Special competence: cultural geography, cultural approach to the rural landscape and environmental management, qualitative methods.


Contact information

Office: Natural Resources Institute Finland (Luke). Latokartanonkaari 9. FI-00790 HELSINKI. Tel. +358 29 532 6000

Recent publications

Kumpulainen, K. and Soini, K. 2019. How do community development activities affect the construction of rural places? A case study from Finland. Sociologia Ruralis.