University of Jyväskylä

09/2013

Sep 27, 2013
JYUNewsItem Baculovirus-recognising human cell receptor identified for the first time
The receptor used by baculovirus to enter and interact with human cells has been identified. This syndecan–1 receptor was identified for the first time in a recent collaborative study carried out by the University of Jyväskylä and the University of Eastern Finland.
Sep 27, 2013
JYUNewsItem Peerage of Science launches new service for scholarly writers
Peerage of Science has launched a new Connect feature for scholarly writers. Authors are now able to submit material directly to selected journals. The feature starts with cooperation with two important international journals: PLOS Biology and PLOS ONE.
Sep 25, 2013
JYUEvent Dissertation: MA Marianne Paimre (Faculty of Humanities, Journalism)
Start date: Oct 19, 2013 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 19, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, L209
Sep 25, 2013
JYUEvent Visiting lecturer: Dr. Lucy Sheppard (Centre for Ecology and Hydrology, UK): The good the bad the ugly: Effects of N form on peatland ecosystems
Start date: Oct 14, 2013 02:00 PM
End date: Oct 14, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303
Sep 25, 2013
JYUEvent Visiting lecturer: Dr. Heli Juottonen (JYU): Methane-cycling microbial communities in peatlands
Start date: Oct 10, 2013 02:00 PM
End date: Oct 10, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303
Sep 25, 2013
JYUEvent Lecture: Dr. R. Nissinen (JYU): Plant associated bacterial communities in the Arctic - who, when and why
Start date: Oct 03, 2013 02:00 PM
End date: Oct 03, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303
Sep 24, 2013
JYUNewsItem Doctoral Student Position / Department of Social Sciences and Philosophy, Faculty of Social Sciences
 
Sep 24, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 5.10. Virtues that work: Ethical organisational culture as a context for occupational well-being and personal work goals (Huhtala)
M.A.(Psych) Mari Huhtala defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology “Virtues that work: Ethical organisational culture as a context for occupational well-being and personal work goals”. Opponent Docent Jukka Lipponen (University of Helsinki) and custos Docent Taru Feldt (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 24, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 30.9. From cute to content – User experience from a cognitive semiotic perspective (Rousi)
M.Sc. Rebekah Rousi defends her doctoral dissertation in Cognition Science ”From cute to content – User experience from a cognitive semiotic perspective”. Opponent Professor Matthias Rauterberg (Eindhoven University of Technology, Alankomaat) and custos Professor Pertti Saariluoma (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 24, 2013
JYUEvent At the JSBE seminar in economics, Juuso Vanhala, Bank of Finland
Start date: Oct 02, 2013 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 02, 2013 01:00 PM
Location: Ohjelmakaari 10, D157
Sep 24, 2013
JYUEvent Dissertation: 29.11. M.S. Ting Cheng (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: Nov 29, 2013 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 29, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall, S212
Sep 23, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 4.10. Children’s achievement behaviors in relation to their skill development and temperament (Hirvonen)
M.A.(Psych) Riikka Hirvonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology “Children’s achievement behaviors in relation to their skill development and temperament". Opponent Professor Dr. Birgit Spinath (Heidelberg University, Germany) and custos Professor Jari-Erik Nurmi (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 20, 2013
JYUEvent Dissertation: 27.11. M.Sc. (Econ) María Piedad López-Vergara (Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics)
Start date: Nov 27, 2013 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 27, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall, S212
Sep 20, 2013
JYUEvent Finnish National Ecology Meeting 7. - 8.10.
Start date: Oct 07, 2013 12:00 AM
End date: Oct 08, 2013 05:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora building, auditorium 1
Sep 19, 2013
JYUEvent JJK–KuPS match for free for University staff and students
Start date: Oct 02, 2013 06:30 PM
End date: Oct 02, 2013 08:30 PM
Location: Harju stadium
Sep 19, 2013
JYUEvent The Selkoa EU:sta? lecture series – Lecture by Alexander Stubb, Minister for European Affairs and Foreign Trade
Start date: Sep 27, 2013 12:30 PM
End date: Sep 27, 2013 02:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Auditorium 2
Sep 19, 2013
JYUEvent Dissertation: M.Sc. Sanna Leppänen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Aquatic Sciences)
Start date: Oct 12, 2013 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 12, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS 1
Sep 18, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.9. Biogas production from high-yielding energy crops in boreal conditions (Seppälä)
M.Sc. (Agr. & For.). Mari Seppälä defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental science and technology "Biogas production from high-yielding energy crops in boreal conditions". Opponent Professor Liisa Viikari (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Jussi Kukkonen (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 18, 2013
JYUEvent Campus musicians play lunchtime music on Thursday 19 September
Start date: Sep 19, 2013 11:00 AM
End date: Sep 19, 2013 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Mattilanniemi, Ylistönrinne
Sep 18, 2013
JYUEvent CLIL-Unterricht an Schule und Universität
Start date: Sep 25, 2013 02:00 PM
End date: Sep 25, 2013 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, CALS' seminar room YoT 224
Sep 18, 2013
JYUEvent The different roles of language in CLIL
Start date: Oct 01, 2013 10:00 AM
End date: Oct 01, 2013 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, YoT 224, SOLKI seminar room
Sep 18, 2013
JYUEvent ConCLIL guest researcher Ana Llinares, Madrid: The different roles of language in CLIL
Start date: Oct 01, 2013 10:00 AM
End date: Oct 01, 2013 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, YoT 224, Soveltavan kielentutkimuksen keskus
Sep 17, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21.9. Mukaiyama–Michael Reactions with α-Substituted Acroleins – A Useful Tool for the Synthesis of the Pectenotoxins and Other Natural Product Targets (Kemppainen)
M.Sc. Eeva Kemppainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Organic Chemistry ”Mukaiyama–Michael Reactions with α-Substituted Acroleins – A Useful Tool for the Synthesis of the Pectenotoxins and Other Natural Product Targets” (Mukaiyama–Michael reaktio α-substituoituoiduilla akroleiineilla – Hyödyllinen menetelmä pektenotoksiinien ja muiden luonnonaineiden valmistukseen). Opponent Professor Darren J. Dixon (University of Oxford, UK) and custos Professor Petri M. Pihko (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 17, 2013
JYUEvent We Cycle the University
Start date: Sep 17, 2013 02:00 PM
End date: Sep 17, 2013 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, The Alvari square in front of the Main Building of the University
Sep 17, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.9. Spectroscopic studies of electron transfer reactions at the photoactive electrode of dye-sensitized solar cells (Antila)
M.Sc. Liisa Antila defends her doctoral dissertation in Physical Chemistry ”Spectroscopic studies of electron transfer reactions at the photoactive electrode of dye-sensitized solar cells”. Opponent Professor Leif Hammarström (Uppsala University, Sweden) and custos Professor Mika Pettersson (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 16, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21.9. A Greasy-Skinned Worker – Gender, Class and Work in the 20th Century Life Story of a Female Labourer (Koskinen-Koivisto)
M.A. Eerika Koskinen-Koivisto defends her doctoral dissertation in Ethnology ”A Greasy-Skinned Worker – Gender, Class and Work in the 20th Century Life Story of a Female Labourer”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Teemu Taira (University of Turku) and custos Professor Laura Stark (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 16, 2013
JYUEvent Seminar: The significance of human mortality/immortality
Start date: Sep 18, 2013 01:15 PM
End date: Sep 18, 2013 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Historica, H306
Sep 13, 2013
JYUEvent Dissertation: 30.9. M.Sc. Rebekah Rousi (Faculty of Information Technology, Cognition Science)
Start date: Sep 30, 2013 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 30, 2013 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkinen hall
Sep 13, 2013
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13.9. Eco-physiological aspects of adaptation to seasonal environments: the latitudinal range expansion of the Colorado potato beetle across Europe (Lehmann)
M.Sc. Philipp Lehmann defends his doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology “Eco-physiological aspects of adaptation to seasonal environments: the latitudinal range expansion of the Colorado potato beetle across Europe”. Opponent Professor Daniel A. Hahn (University of Florida) and custos Dosent Leena Lindström (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 12, 2013
JYUEvent Teacher Education in the Future:Challenges in Research and Professional Development
Start date: Oct 07, 2013 09:00 AM
End date: Oct 07, 2013 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkinen hall