Human Resources

The Human Resources office is responsible for university-level human resources management, human resources planning and human resources development, legal matters and salary calculation.

The duties of the Human Resources office include the University’s employer duties and cooperation with the trade unions as well as the recruitment principles and the terms and conditions of employment relationships.

The office also coordinates, for example, issues related to accidents and work-related diseases as well as non-military service matters at the level of the whole University.

Human Resources

Hämeenkatu 4 and Payroll office at ICT-City Joukahaisenkatu 3-5, B-part, 5th floor

Human Resources Manager Sanna-Mari Tammilaakso,, tel. + 358 40 506 2173 

HR Specialist Satu Heino,   

  • terms and conditions of employment relationships
  • preparation tasks in matters concerning human resources
  • HR information systems
  • job alternation leave and part-time bonus
  • substitute for the Director of Human Resources  
HR Planning Officer Petri Mäkinen, tel. +50 357 9941,  
  • HR information systems
  • substitute for HR Specialist Raukola (Head of the payroll office) 
 HR Planning Officer Mika Palasto, tel. 333 5888,
  • HR System implementation project  

Human Resources Development

HRD Planning Officer Kati Kekäläinen

  • Staff Training 
  • Leadership Training
HRD Education Assistant TarjaSaks 
  • Staff Training 
  • Orientation

International Staff Services
HR Specialist (Intl.) Eeva Schoultz, tel. +358 50 502 7023

  • Coordination of services for incoming & outgoing

HR Planning Officer Heli Lankinen, tel. 333 5000

  • Payments of employer fees
  • International employer services

HR Planning Officer Petri Mäkinen, +358 50 357 9941

  • HR information systems

The Payroll Office

Address: ICT-City Joukahaisenkatu 3-5, B-part, 5th floor
Postal address: University of Turku, Payroll Office, 20014 TURUN YLIOPISTO

HR Specialist Kirsi Raukola, tel. 333 6508,
  • Head of the Payroll Office
  • HR Information systems

 Certificates of Career at the University of Turku
Certificates can be ordered by email from
When ordering a certificate, please give your postal address. Certificate of Career will be delivered in two weeks at the latest.


20014 Turun yliopisto, Finland
Tel. +358 29 450 5000

People search

Follow us: 
Facebook   Twitter   Instagram   Youtube   LinkedIn
© University of Turku