The network is led by an executive group chaired by Professor Anne Kauppala (DocMus Doctoral school, music performance research) from the network's coordinating university, Sibelius Academy of the University of the Arts Helsinki.

Other members of the executive group are

Johannes Brusila, professor (Åbo Akademi, musicology)
Esa Lilja, university lecturer (University of Helsinki, musicology)
Heidi Partti, professor (University of Oulu, music education)
Tarja Rautiainen-Keskustalo, professor (University of Tampere, School of Communication, Media and Theatre)
John Richardson, professor (University of Turku, musicology)
Suvi Saarikallio, university researcher (University of Jyväskylä, musicology)
Pekka Suutari, professor (University of Eastern Finland, Karelian Institute

The executive group's secretary and communications coordinator is MA Nuppu Koivisto (Uniarts History Forum, Sibelius Academy).

NOTE: this network does not award doctoral degrees. It exists to further collaboration in doctoral studies and supervision between music research units in Finnish universities. If you are interested in doctoral studies in Finland, kindly contact the professor(s) working in university department(s) that appear most suitable for your topic and approach