Master of Science, University Turku, Finland, 1989. Doctor of Philosophy, University Turku, Finland, 1999.
Teacher lower level of comprehensive school Municipality of Ulvila, 1988-1989, biology and geography teacher, 1989-1990. Research assistant Satakunta Environmental Research Center, University Turku, Pori, 1990. Teacher University Turku, 1990.
Researcher Water and Environment Administration, Pori, 1992, Kone Foundation, Pori, 1993-1995. Environmental planner City of Hämeenlinna, 1991-1997, Municipal Joint Union for Public Health in Hameenlinna Region, since 1997. Project manager Municipal Joint Union Public Health Hameenlinna Region, 2002—2005, Hameenlinna Regional Environmental Authority, Finland, since 2005.
Expert Preparation of the Opinion of the Committee of Regions, 1998. Researcher Finnish Academy, Finnish Environment Institute, Pori, 1997. Secretary Board Environment Affairs, Hämeenlinna, since 1998.
Visiting scientist United States Geological Survey, National Wetlands Research Center, Lafayette, Louisiana, since 2000.
Secretary regional association, president local society, member society government Finnish Association for Nature Conservation, Pori, 1990-1996. Member International Association Vegetation Science, Hanho Executive Committee, European Union Coastal Conservation, Union Environmental Experts, Finnish Biological Society.
P. Raimo Ilmari Erkkilä and Aino Marjatta Erkkilä b. Isoviita; Married Karri Kustaa Jutila, March 12, 1994. 1 child, Soma Kirsikka Jutila.