CV Andrea Vajda

Andrea Vajda

Title Head of Group


Postal address Finnish Meteorological Institute, P.O Box 503, FI-00101 HELSINKI

Street address Erik Palmenin aukio 1, FI-00560 Helsinki

Phone number +358 29 539 2739

Fax +358 29 539 3146

Fields of expertise

  • Climate-surface-vegetation interactions
  • Climate of Lapland
  • Forest fire risk assessment
  • Climate change impact analysis
  • Extreme weather events


  • C3S project CLIM4ENERGY (2016-2019), a service providing climate change indicators tailored for the energy sector (PI and WP leader)
  • Project Seasonal forecast (2016-2020), focusing on the development of seasonal forecast services for Finland and its adjacent areas (Project manager)
  • EU FP7 project RAIN (2013-2016), Risk Analysis of Infrastructure Networks in response to extreme weather (Project manager at FMI)
  • EU FP7 project MOWE-IT (2012-2014), Management of weather events in transport system
  • EU FP7 project EWENT (2009-2012), Extreme Weather Impacts on European Networks of Transport

University and other degrees

  • 2007 - PhD degree in Geography, University of Helsinki, Department of Geography
  • 1998 - MSc degree in Geography, University Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca, Romania
  • 1997 - BSc degree in Geography, University Babes-Bolyai, Cluj-Napoca, Romania

List of publications

ResearchGate profile