The Council of Finnish Academies

The office of the Council of Finnish Academies operates in connection to the Federation of Finnish Learned Societies, in Kruununhaka district, in the heart of Helsinki.

Snellmaninkatu 13 (4th floor)
FI-00170 Helsinki

Panu Nykänen, PhD, Adjunct ProfessorActing Secretary General
+358 50 313 5112

The Secretary General is responsible for planning the Council’s activities and leads the Council’s Secretariat.  She leads the Council’s cooperation with international scientific organizations. The Secretary General is also the Council’s representative in the Finnish National Commission for Unesco.

Kalle Videnoja, MSocSc
Kalle Videnoja, MSocSc Acting Science Secretary
+358 50 313 6393

On a leave of absence until May 2nd 2018.

The Science Secretary acts as the National Committee focal point and advises National Committees on state subsidy funding applications and raporting. The Science Secretary also coordinates the Council’s cooperation with Finland’s four Science Academies and is responsible for the communication of the Council.

Päivi Tikka, PhD, Adjunct Professor
Päivi Tikka, PhD, Adjunct ProfessorSecretary General

On a leave of absence.