Riikka Turtiainen

Riikka Turtiainen (PhD) is working as a University Lecturer of Digital Culture at the University of Turku, Finland. Her doctoral thesis (2012) considered digital media sports. Her current research interests focus on sports and social media, particularly (self-)representations of female athletes, embodiment, and the intersections between game and sports/exercise cultures. Turtiainen has been teaching about online cultures, online research ethics, qualitative research methods and creative scientific writing for several years.

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-7955-2208