Saana Korkki

Title: Postdoc

Sector: Psychology

Research group: Lars Bäckman

Close-up portrait of Sanna Krokki.

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 ageing with a particular focus on the role of dopaminergic decreases.