Anna Elkina is a doctoral researcher at the entrepreneurship unit of the University of Turku (Finland). In her autoethnographic research, she relies on the enactive methodology and investigates the process of becoming an entrepreneur with the focus on avoiding and stepping into uncertainty. She applies gender and feminist theories in entrepreneurship studies. Before starting her doctoral research Anna had been working as a university teacher of economics in Volgograd State University in Russia.
Anna assists in teaching the Social Value Creation course and Russian language courses.