Master of Nursing, diaconess
RDI-specialist, project manager
Laurea University of Applied Sciences
, University of Lapland, Faculty of Art and Design
+358 50 5361932
Hilkka is a doctoral candidate at the University of Lapland and focuses her research on how design can ease the integration of newly arrived people into Finland. She is a nurse by profession and a diaconess by vocation. In her previous research she has studied integration/acculturation into a new country. She has for example facilitated the co-creation of a regional service model for providing social and health services for migrants. She works currently at the Laurea University of Applied Sciences in various development projects.