Mrs. Hannamaija Helander has worked in the field of communications, both in private and public sector, all her professional career for over 25 years. She has worked as Communications manager at the University of Helsinki since 2012.
She is in charge of the university´s communications and media relations both nationally and internationally, including crisis management. Internal communications is also a vital part of the daily work of her team. She supports and contributes to the university leadership in communication matters.
University of Helsinki is also her Alma mater, since she graduated in 1993 as Master of Political Science, majoring in Communications.