Mari Maasilta, D.S.Sc.

Faculty of Education · University of Lapland, Finland — Senior Lecturer

Research Areas

  • Media and Information Literacy
  • Social Media

Ongoing Projects

Fact checking ErasmusPlus

Highlighted publications

Rasi, Päivi, Ruokamo, Heli and Maasilta, Mari(2017) Towards a Culturally Inclusive, Integrated and Transdisciplinary Media Education Curriculum: Case Study of an International MA Program at the University of Lapland. Journal of Media Literacy Education 9(1), 22-35.

Maasilta, Mari ja Nikunen, Kaarina (toim.) (2018) Media, tunteet ja pakolaisuus. Tampere: Vastapaino.


Research interests

- Media education, Critical media literacy
- Media, emotions and migration
- Empowerment and participation through media
- Development communication