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KIVILEHTO,Anna
Anna KIVILEHTO
Position Title:
Member of MC, Member of WG1
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Description of job and tasks involved

  • Raise awareness, inform, identify and advise on EU- and other international funding opportunities among researchers and other staff
  • Hands-on support in the development of an idea, preparation, submission and follow-up of an grant application for funding instruments such as Horizon 2020, Interreg, EC tenders etc. (including national funding instruments implemented by Vinnova)

Experience in European research projects

H2020, EFS, Progress, FP7, CIP, Progress, Daphne, NordPlus and NordForsk, Eureka (Eurostars and Celtic), Ambient Assisted Living (AAL), Interreg etc    

 

University/organisation

Linnaeus University is one of Sweden's newest higher education institutions. The university was formed when the University of Kalmar and Växjö University merged in 2010.

Linnaeus University is located in Kalmar and Växjö. We have approximately 31,000 students in 150 degree programmes and 2,500 single-subject courses. Our high-quality research has had an impact, both nationally and internationally. It covers the humanities, social sciences, natural sciences and engineering, and represents a number of well-established research domains. Examples are labour market policy, welfare issues and entrepreneurship, but also life sciences, aquatic ecology, and timber and energy technology.

Curriculum Vitae

Education/Professional Career

2000:

Studies in history and political science, University of Stockholm

2005:

Svenska Social och Kommunal Högskola, University of Helsinki (politices kandidat)

2008:

University of Helsinki, Politices Magister 

2006 (part-time):

Research Assistant, Alexander institutet, University of Helsinki

2006-2008:

Personal Assistant to a member of the Finnish National Parliament and Europarliament 

2008:

Project Coordinator, euroscript S.A Latvija (Latvia)

2008-2010:

EU Policy Officer, Helsinki EU Office (Finland/Belgium)

2010-2013:

Network Manager, European Network of Living Labs, iMinds, Vrije Universiteit Brussels (Belgium)

2013-2014:

Senior Manager, Support for RDI, Laurea University (Finland)

since 2014:

Funka, Project Coordinator, National and European RDI-projects (Sweden)