Saana Korkki

Title: Post doc

Sector: Psychology


Saana Korkki is a postdoctoral researcher working with Lars Bäckman in the Psychology Sector of the Aging Research Center. Before joining the ARC, Saana completed a PhD in Psychology at the University of Cambridge. Her PhD research examined age-related differences in episodic memory function using a combination of behavioural and neuroimaging methods. 

Saana is currently working on the longitudinal Cognition, Brain, and Aging (COBRA) project investigating the neural underpinnings of cognitive aging with a particular focus on the role of dopaminergic decreases.