- Rajala, Riikka

Riikka P. Rajala
Senior Research Fellow, DSc (Tech.)
Docent/Adjunct Professor  (Water Services)
UNESCO Co-Chair in Sustainable Water Services
Visiting Research Professor at the UNISA, South-Africa (2017-2021)
Head of the CADWES team

Build Environment
Tampere University
PO Box 600
FI-33014 Tampere
p. +358 50 447 9998

Her areas of expertise and research interest are water and environmental services, sustainable water and sanitation services, water services management,  environmental history and history of technology. Rajala is the author or co-author of 20 scientific monographs and more than ten refereed articles.

Education and qualifications

• Doctor of Science (Technology), Tampere University of Technology 2009, Major: Water and Wastewater Engineering
• MSc in Environmental Engineering, Tampere University of Technology 1999, Main subject: Water and Wastewater Engineering, Subsidiary subjects: Energy and Process Engineering, Environmental Chemistry

Main fields of experience

water supply and sanitation, sustainable water and sanitation services, water services management, longterm development, water history