From PhD Student to Academic Expert – Research Group focuses on exploring various aspects of doctoral education and researcher careers. The primary areas of interest of the group are early career researchers’, particularly doctoral students’ learning and well-being, supervision and researcher communities. The group is specialized in conducting multimethod systemic research designs. It was launched in 2006. Currently, the group is involved in conducting cross-cultural multimethod comparative research on doctoral students and post- doctoral researchers in Finland, Sweden, Denmark, UK, Spain and Switzerland, in collaboration with international partners.