Dr Christer Pursiainen has a considerable record in initiating, fundraising for, and leading and managing large-scale academic and non-academic international research and capability-building projects and expert networks. The funding sources include the European Union H2020, Erasmus+, various European Commission DGs, Interreg, Tacis, Nordforsk, Nordic Council of Ministers, Council of the Baltic Sea States, national research councils, individual ministries and agencies. 

Download the list of  Pursiainen's main Project management activities (listed in the CV)


Climate Change Resilience in Small Communities in the Nordic Countries (ClicNord)

  • Funding: Nordforsk
  • Project period: January 2021-December 2023

Needs-based education and studies in societal security (NEEDS)

  • Funding: EU Erasmus+ Strategic Partnership
  • Project period: September 2020-August 2023 

Fake News (website of the Grey Zone research group)

  • Funding: Norwegian Research Council
  • Project period: September 2021-August 2025