PhD Candidate, Stockholm University
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In September and October 2016 he was a visiting PhD candidate at the Center for Comparative Education at Loyola University Chicago. His PhD dissertation is a cross-national study on discourses on language of education in the elementary education of Sámi children in early twentieth century Finland, Norway and Sweden. Kortekangas is the author of a number of published and forthcoming articles on Sámi history and historiography, with special focus on education. He is also one of the founding members of the interdisciplinary research seminar on educational history at Stockholm University (Utbildningshistoriska seminariet vid Stockholms universitet).