Professor of Sámi Sociolinguistics
PhD in the revitalization of the Inari Sámi language. I have researched language endangerment and revitalization, as well as participated revitalization activities in practice, especially in Sápmi and in the Russian Federation.
Research topics: Uralic languages, revitalization of the Inari Sámi language, language nest, language politics and language rights, Master-Apprentice -language learning method, new speakers of Sámi languages
Fields of teaching: bi- and multilingualism, endangerment and revitalization of Indigenous and minority languages