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Upcoming events at University of Jyväskylä
Sep 26, 2017
JYUEvent European Day of Languages
Start date: Sep 26, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: Sep 26, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Main Building (C)
Sep 28, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 28.9.2017 M.Sc. Mikko Haaranen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Theoretical Physics)
Start date: Sep 28, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 28, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne Mikko Haaranen defends his doctoral dissertation in Theoretical Physics ”Rare beta decays and the spectrum-shape method”. Opponent Professor Fedor Simkovic (Comenius University in Bratislava) and custos Professor Jouni Suhonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 28, 2017
JYUEvent Farewell lecture: Professori Marita Vos´, New journey starts
Start date: Sep 28, 2017 03:15 PM
End date: Sep 28, 2017 04:45 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Auditorio 2
Sep 29, 2017
JYUEvent Human Rights and Science in the Arctic
Start date: Sep 29, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: Sep 29, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Säätytalo, Helsinki
Sep 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 29.9.2017 M.Sc. Ying Gao (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Biomechanics)
Start date: Sep 29, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 29, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Liikunta, L302 M.Sc. Ying Gao defends her doctoral dissertation in Biomechanics “Sit-stand workstations: effects on occupational sitting time, potential health benefits, and acute postural physiology”. Opponent Professor Marie Murphy (Ulster University, United Kingdom of Great Britain) and custos Professor Taija Juutinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 29.9.2017 M.Sc. Lotta Turunen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Organic Chemistry)
Start date: Sep 29, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 29, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, Ylistö, Kem4 M.Sc. Lotta Turunen defends her doctoral dissertation in Organic Chemistry ”Design and construction of halogen-bonded capsules and cages”. Opponent Professor Christer Aakeröy (Kansas State University) and custos Academy Professor Kari Rissanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 29.9.2017 M.A. Aino Ruggiero (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Organizational Communication & Public Relations)
Start date: Sep 29, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 29, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Aino Ruggiero defends her doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & Public Relations "Crisis communication and terrorism: Mapping challenges and co-creating solutions”. Opponent Professor Jesper Falkheimer (Lund University, Sweden) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 29.9.2017 M.Sc. Jaana Kettunen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Sep 29, 2017 02:00 PM
End date: Sep 29, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.Sc. Jaana Kettunen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Career practitioners’ conceptions of social media and competency for social media in career services”. Opponent Professor Spencer Niles (The College of William & Mary, USA) and custos Professor Helena Rasku-Puttonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Sep 29, 2017
JYUEvent Agora ICT-forum: Get Creative, Get Connected, Get Coding! Micro:bit in Finland and around the world 29.9.
Start date: Sep 29, 2017 02:15 PM
End date: Sep 29, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Ag C231 (2nd floor)
Sep 30, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 30.9.2017 M.Sc. Juho Heikkinen (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Sep 30, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 30, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Alfa M.Sc. Juho Heikkinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Conceptualizing the Role of Multidisciplinarity and Student Perceptions of University-Industry Collaboration in Project-Based Learning”. Opponent Professor Erkki Sutinen (University of Turku) and custos Postdoctoral Researcher Ville Isomöttönen (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 02, 2017
JYUEvent National information day on Horizon 2020 calls
Start date: Oct 02, 2017 08:00 AM
End date: Oct 02, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Helsinki, Ruoholahti
Oct 02, 2017
JYUEvent Alpo Rusi lectures on Rudolf Holsti
Start date: Oct 02, 2017 05:00 PM
End date: Oct 02, 2017 06:30 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki
Oct 03, 2017
JYUEvent Experts of Nanoscience meet in Jyväskylä
Start date: Oct 03, 2017 08:00 AM
End date: Oct 04, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora
Oct 04, 2017
JYUEvent Opening event of the Taide on vapaa (Art is free) exhibition
Start date: Oct 04, 2017 03:00 PM
End date: Oct 04, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Seminarium, Old Festival Hall (S212)
Oct 06, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 6.10.2017 M.A. (Educ.) Kari Vitikainen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Oct 06, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 06, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old Festival Hall, S212 M.A. (Educ.) Kari Vitikainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Education ”Kunnon muslimi ja kunnon kansalainen, Turkkilaisten imaamisaarnaajalukioiden oppikirjojen ilmentämän maailmankatsomuksen analyysi”. Opponent Professor Leena Koski (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Tapio Puolimatka (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.10.2017 M.A. Taneli Heikka (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Journalism)
Start date: Oct 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki
Oct 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.10.2017 FL Pirjo Pollari (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, English)
Start date: Oct 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Teacher Training School / secondary school (Yliopistonkatu 1), auditorium (3005) Lic.Phil. Pirjo Pollari defends her doctoral dissertation in English "(Dis)empowering assessment? Assessment as experienced by students in their upper secondary EFL studies". Opponent Docent, Ph.D. (Educ.) Raili Hildén (University of Helsinki) and custos professor Ari Huhta. The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.10.2017 M.A. Hannele Valtasaari (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
Start date: Oct 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Historica, H320 M.A. Hannele Valtasaari defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Kestääkö ääni? Laulunopetuksen vaikutus opettajaksi valmistuvien äänen laatuun ja ilmaisuun”. Opponent Senior Lecturer, DMus Päivi Järviö (Uniarts Helsinki / Sibelius Academy) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 11, 2017
JYUEvent International Symposium on Exercise Physiology
Start date: Oct 11, 2017 09:35 AM
End date: Oct 13, 2017 06:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora
Oct 12, 2017
JYUEvent Supervision of doctoral dissertation: Elements of Successful Supervision
Start date: Oct 12, 2017 01:00 PM
End date: Oct 12, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki
Oct 13, 2017
JYUEvent A farewell lecture will be given by Professor Paula Kalaja "Multilingualism experienced multimodally"
Start date: Oct 13, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 13, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, RUU D101 Juho
Oct 13, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.10.2017 MA Diyako Rahmani (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Communications)
Start date: Oct 13, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 13, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) MA Diyako Rahmani defends his doctoral dissertation in Communications ”Minorities´ Communication Apprehension and Conflict: An Investigation of Kurds in Iran and Malays in Singapore”. Opponent Assosiate Professor Rodd Sandel (University of Macau, China) and custos Professor Stephen Croucher (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 20, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.10.2017 M.A. Markus Mykkänen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Organizational Communication & Public Relations)
Start date: Oct 20, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 20, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Markus Mykkänen defends his doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & Public Relations ”The Contribution of Public Relations to Organisational Decision making and Autopoiesis of Organisations - The Perspective of the Luhmannian Social System Paradigm”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Elisa Juholin (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Vilma Luoma-aho (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 20, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.10.2017 M.A. Heli Häyrynen (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management)
Start date: Oct 20, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 20, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Auditorium 3 M.A. Heli Häyrynen defends her doctoral dissertation in Management ”Sotilaita vai seikkailijoita? Varusmiespalveluksen johtajakoulutuksen merkityksiä naisille uran ja johtamisosaamisen kannalta”. Opponent Adjunct Professor KTT Mikko Luoma (University of Vaasa) and custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 25, 2017
JYUEvent SDG 4: Quality Education for All, seminar 25 - 26 Oct 2017
Start date: Oct 25, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: Oct 26, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto, entrance hall
Oct 25, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 25.10.2017 YTL, LL, Specialist in psychiatry and adolescent psychiatry Hannu Heinänen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Philosophy)
Start date: Oct 25, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 25, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) L.Soc.Sc, LL, Specialist in psychiatry and adolescent psychiatry Hannu Heinäsen defends his doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”Henkilön Psykiatria: Psykiatrian dialektinen filosofia”. Opponent Professor Heikki Ikäheimo (UNSW Sydney – Australia's Global University) and custos Professor Mikko Yrjönsuuri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 26, 2017
JYUEvent ETMU Days: Race, Power and Mobilities. October 26–27, 2017. University of Jyväskylä, Finland
Start date: Oct 26, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: Oct 27, 2017 05:00 PM
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Oct 26, 2017
JYUEvent Annual Social Policy conference 2017
Start date: Oct 26, 2017 10:15 AM
End date: Oct 27, 2017 02:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, C -rakennus
Oct 27, 2017
JYUEvent Topical Perspectives in Identity Research
Start date: Oct 27, 2017 10:00 AM
End date: Oct 27, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Lyhty, Keskussairaalantie 4, Jyväskylä
Oct 27, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 27.10.2017 M.Soc.Sc. Ari-Elmeri Hyvönen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Political Science)
Start date: Oct 27, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 27, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.Soc.Sc. Ari-Elmeri Hyvönen defends his doctoral dissertation in Political Science ”Illuminating Political Experience: Exercises on Hannah Arendt´s Thought”. Opponent Associate Professor (University of Chicago) and custos Professor (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 27, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 27.10.2017 M.Sc. Juha Hurmalainen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Chemistry)
Start date: Oct 27, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 27, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, Ylistö, Kem4 M.Sc. Juha Hurmalainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Chemistry ”Experimental and computational studies of unconventional main group compounds: stable radicals and reactive intermediates”. Opponent Professor Jaclyn Brusso (University of Ottawa) and custos Professor Heikki Tuononen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 28, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 28.10.2017 MSc Antti Lehtinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Oct 28, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 28, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, RUU D104 (Helena) MSc Antti Lehtinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Education ”Pre-service Teachers and Guided Inquiry-Based Science Teaching with Simulations”. Opponent Professor Wouter van Joolingen (Utrecht University, Netherlands) and custos Professor Jouni Viiri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 28, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 28.10.2017 M.A. Johanna Hasu (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
Start date: Oct 28, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 28, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, M103 M.A. Johanna Hasu defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Kun siihen pystyy kuitenkin, ei oo mitään järkee olla tekemättä. Oppimisen vaikeudet pianonsoiton opiskelussa - oppilaiden kokemuksia ja opetuksen keinoja”. Opponent Ph.D. Speech Therapist Paula Salmi (Niilo Mäki Instituutti) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 03, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 3.11.2017 M.A. Kati Vapalahti (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Nov 03, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 03, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, RUU D104 (Helena) M.A. Kati Vapalahti defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Yhteisöllinen argumentointi sosionomikoulutuksessa avoimia ongelmia ratkottaessa”. Opponent Professor Juha Hämäläinen (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Miika Marttunen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 11, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 11.11.2017 M.Sc. (Econ) Reija Nurmeksela (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Systems Science)
Start date: Nov 11, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 11, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Ag Aud.2 M.Sc. (Econ) Reija Nurmeksela defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Implementing Structured Document Production to Support Enterprise Content Management”. Opponent Professor Tero Päivärinta (Luleå University of Technology, LTU, Sweden) and custos Professor Airi Salminen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 13, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.11.2017 Lic.Pc. Miika Kuha (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Latin)
Start date: Nov 13, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 13, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, C buiding, C2 Lic.Pc. Miika Kuha defends his doctoral dissertation in Latin ”Transmission of Knowledge in Venetian Fourteenth Century Chronicles”. Opponent University Researcher (ricercatore) Marino Zabbia (University of Turin) and custos Professor Outi Merisalo (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 23, 2017
JYUEvent FinnishGender Studies Conference 2017: Genders through time
Start date: Nov 23, 2017 11:00 AM
End date: Nov 25, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Main Building, C1
Nov 25, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 25.11.2017 EL, LL Marjatta Savio (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Nov 25, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 25, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) EL, LL Marjatta Savio defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Vauvaperheen perhedynamiikka - Monimenetelmätapaustutkimus perhesuhteista ja vuorovaikutuksesta lapsen ensimmäisen elinvuoden aikana”. Opponent Professor Emeritus Jorma Piha (University of Turku) and custos Professor Jaakko Seikkula (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 02, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.12.2017 M.Sc. Elina Hasanen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Social Sciences of Sport)
Start date: Dec 02, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 02, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.Sc. Elina Hasanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Sciences of Sport ”´Me ollaan koko ajan liikkeessä´ Tutkimus nuorten omaehtoisen liikkumisen muodoista ja merkityksistä tilan kehyksissä” (“We’re on the move all the time”: A study on the forms and meanings of young people’s self-organised physical activity in the framework of space). Opponent Adjunct Professor Sari Näre (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Hannu Itkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 20, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.1.2018 Lic.A. Pirjo Lehtovuori (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Jan 20, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 20, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) Lic.A. Pirjo Lehtovuori defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Psykoterapeutin henkilökohtaisten ominaisuuksien merkitys psykoterapiassa – ja niiden vaikutus tuloksellisuuteen identiteettihaastattelun perusteella” (The significance of the personal characteristics of psychotherapists in psychotherapy and their effect on treatment results based on an identity interview). Opponent Adjunct Professor Henrik Enckell (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Jaakko Seikkula (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Apr 27, 2018
JYUEvent The Finnish Conference for Media and Communication Research 2018
Start date: Apr 27, 2018 11:00 AM
End date: Apr 28, 2018 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi
Jun 18, 2018
JYUEvent IOHA 2018 - Memory & Narration
Start date: Jun 18, 2018 09:00 AM
End date: Jun 21, 2018 04:15 PM
Location: Paviljonki, Jyväskylä