Liisa Perjo

Research Fellow

Liisa Perjo is specialised in sustainable urban development in the Nordic countries and Europe. She works with both environmental and social sustainability, primarily in the fields of urban planning and housing.

Liisa is leading Nordregio’s work in the Baltic Urban Lab project.

Academic qualifications

Master’s Degree in Social Sciences (Sociology, Urban Studies, Gender Studies, Political Sciences), University of Turku (2010)

Expertise in Urban Planning programme (“YTK:n pitkä kurssi”), Aalto University Executive Education, (2015-2016)


  • Finnish
  • Swedish
  • English

Prior positions

Research Assistant, Department of Sociology, University of Turku, 2010