2022–2026 Musiconnect: Music as youth empowerment: creating connection to self and others (WP leader for the Work Package 3: "Situated engagement"), led by professor Suvi Saarikallio, funded by the ERC Consolidator Grant. University of Jyväskylä.
2017 Sweet Sorrow Project (postdoctoral researcher), led by professor Tuomas Eerola, funded by the Academy of Finland (2015–2017). University of Jyväskylä.
2012–2015 PhD in MuTo (fully funded 4-year doctoral studies project in The Finnish Doctoral School for Music Research), funded by the Finnish Ministry of Education. University of Jyväskylä.