Laura Lehtonen is a postgraduate with multidisciplinary background in social sciences, humanities and law [dispute resolution], gained from The London School of Economics and Political Science, Queen’s University Belfast, Stockholm University, Uppsala University and Swedish National Defence College. Her professional and personal background is marked by a blend of countries and cultures.

She is particularly disposed towards evaluating the theory and practice of communication, and exploring it in the light and shadows of number of perspectives, incorporating tenets from dispute resolution, safety and security, political science, sociology, cultural anthropology, linguistics, social/societal psychology and behavioural science.

“Cultural Expertise, its form, use and impact, is quintessentially in line with my field of interest. I am excited to be part of the research team dedicated to exploring the subject matter further.”