Pami Aalto
Professor and Director, Jean Monnet Centre of Excellence on European Politics and European-Russian Relations, University of Tampere, Finland; Team Leader, Diversification of the Economy research cluster, Centre of Excellence on Choices of Russian Modernization, Academy of Finland.

Previous positions: Research Fellow, Aleksanteri Institute, Finnish Centre for Russian and East European Studies (2005-2007).

Research interests: Northern Europe, Russia, EU-Russia relations, energy policy, EU foreign policy, geopolitics, international society, interdisciplinary studies, methodology.

Selected publications: Russia’s Energy Policies: National, Interregional and Global Levels (2012); Global and Regional Problems: towards Interdisciplinary Study (2012); International Studies: Interdisciplinary Approaches (2011); The New Northern Dimension of European Neighbourhood (2008); The EU - Russia Energy Dialogue: Europe’s Future Energy Security (2007).