University of Jyväskylä

03/2015

May 08, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12.May 2015: Calf Muscle Activation Strategies in Healthy and Injured Achilles Tendon Conditions (Masood)
M.Sc. Tahir Masood defends his doctoral dissertation in Biomechanics titled “Calf muscle activation strategies in healthy and injured Achilles tendon conditions ". Opponent Professor Toni Arndt (GIH The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, Sweden) and custos Professor Taija Juutinen (University of Jyväskylä).
May 08, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.5. M.Sc. Tahir Masood (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Biomechanics)
Start date: May 12, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: May 12, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Liikunta, L304 M.Sc. Tahir Masood defends his doctoral dissertation in Biomechanics titled “Calf muscle activation strategies in healthy and injured Achilles tendon conditions ". Opponent Professor Toni Arndt (GIH The Swedish School of Sport and Health Sciences, Sweden) and custos Professor Taija Juutinen (University of Jyväskylä).
May 07, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 22 May 2015 Rapid automatized naming and reading fluency in children with learning difficulties (Heikkilä)
M.A. (Psych.) Riikka Heikkilä defends her dissertation in Psychology titled "Rapid automatized naming and reading fluency inchildren with Iearning difficulties". Opponent Associate Professor George K. Georgiou (University of Alberta) and custos Professor Timo Ahonen.
May 07, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 22.5. M.A. (Psych.) Riikka Heikkilä (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: May 22, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: May 22, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Gamma M.A. (Psych.) Riikka Heikkilä defends her dissertation in Psychology titled "Rapid automatized naming and reading fluency inchildren with Iearning difficulties". Opponent Associate Professor George K. Georgiou (University of Alberta) and custos Professor Timo Ahonen.
May 04, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 8 May 2015: Lotic life stages of the Eu­ropean river lamprey (Lampetra fluviatilis): anthropogenic detriment and rehabilitation (Aronsuu)
M.Sc. Kimmo Aronsuu defends his doctoral dissertation in Aquatic Sciences ”Lotic life stages of the Eu­ropean river lamprey (Lampetra fluviatilis): anthropogenic detriment and rehabilitation”. Dr. Opponent Martyn Lucas (Durham University, UK) and custos Adjunct Professor Timo Marjomäki (University of Jyväskylä).
May 04, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 8.5. M.Sc. Kimmo Aronsuu (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Aquatic Sciences)
Start date: May 08, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: May 08, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 M.Sc. Kimmo Aronsuu defends his doctoral dissertation in Aquatic Sciences ”Lotic life stages of the Eu­ropean river lamprey (Lampetra fluviatilis): anthropogenic detriment and rehabilitation”. Dr. Opponent Martyn Lucas (Durham University, UK) and custos Adjunct Professor Timo Marjomäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Apr 17, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24 Apr 2015: Associations of physical activity and physical fitness with cardiovascular risk factors in young men (Vaara)
M.Sc. Jani Vaara defends his doctoral dissertation in Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing titled “Associations of physical activity and physical fitness with cardiovascular risk factors in young men ". Opponent Professor Marie H. Murphy (University of Ulster, UK) and custos Professor Heikki Kyröläinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Apr 17, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.4.2015 M.Sc. Jani Vaara (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing)
Start date: Apr 24, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 24, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Liikunta, L302 M.Sc. Jani Vaara defends his doctoral dissertation in Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing titled “Associations of physical activity and physical fitness with cardiovascular risk factors in young men ". Opponent Professor Marie H. Murphy (University of Ulster, UK) and custos Professor Heikki Kyröläinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Apr 15, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24 Apr. Real-Time Hermeneutics: Meaning-Making in Ludonarrative Digital Games (Arjoranta)
M.Soc.Sc. Jonne Arjoranta defends his doctoral dissertation in Digital culture ”Real-Time Hermeneutics: Meaning-Making in Ludonarrative Digital Games”. Opponent Associate Professor Espen Aarseth (IT University of Copenhagen) and custos Professor Raine Koskimaa (University of Jyväskylä).The event is in English.
Apr 15, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.4. M.Soc.Sc. Jonne Arjoranta (Faculty of Humanities, Digital culture)
Start date: Apr 24, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 24, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, A103 M.Soc.Sc. Jonne Arjoranta defends his doctoral dissertation in Digital culture ”Real-Time Hermeneutics: Meaning-Making in Ludonarrative Digital Games”. Opponent Associate Professor Espen Aarseth (IT University of Copenhagen) and custos Professor Raine Koskimaa (University of Jyväskylä).The event is in English.
Apr 08, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24 Apr 2015 A novel virus family from extreme environments (Pawlowski)
M.Sc. Alice Pawlowski defends her dissertation in Cell and Molecular Biology titled "Thermus bacteriophage P23-77: key member of a novel, but ancient family of viruses from extreme environments". Opponent Associate Professor Kenneth Stedman (Portland State University) and custos Professor Jaana Bamford.
Apr 08, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.4. M.Sc. Alice Pawlowski (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Cell and Molecular Biology)
Start date: Apr 17, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 17, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Auditorio 3 M.Sc. Alice Pawlowski defends her dissertation in Cell and Molecular Biology titled "Thermus bacteriophage P23-77: key member of a novel, but ancient family of viruses from extreme environments". Opponent Associate Professor Kenneth Stedman (Portland State University) and custos Professor Jaana Bamford.
Apr 07, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17 Apr 2015 (In)Significant Others: The Role of the Spouse in Women and Men Managers’ Careers in Finland (Heikkinen)
M.Sc. (Econ) Suvi Heikkinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Management ”(In) Significant Others: The Role of the Spouse in Women and Men Managers` Careers in Finland". Opponent Professor Päivi Eriksson (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä).The event is in Finnish.
Apr 07, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.4. M.Sc. (Econ) Suvi Heikkinen (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management)
Start date: Apr 17, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 17, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Auditorio 2 M.Sc. (Econ) Suvi Heikkinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Management ”(In) Significant Others: The Role of the Spouse in Women and Men Managers` Careers in Finland". Opponent Professor Päivi Eriksson (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä).The event is in Finnish.
Mar 31, 2015
JYUEvent Tieteen päivät – The Science Forum, 21-22th April 2015
Start date: Apr 21, 2015 09:00 AM
End date: Apr 22, 2015 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, fysiikan ja kemian laitokset, Kärki, MaA, Musica, Social House, yliopiston museot The Science Forum is a biennial science festival, which in the current format was first organized in January 1977.
Mar 31, 2015
JYUEvent Graduate School lecture: Efficient Writing of the Compiling Part of a Compilation Dissertation
Start date: May 28, 2015 08:15 AM
End date: May 28, 2015 12:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, sali Beeta
Mar 31, 2015
JYUEvent Graduate School lecture: Writing Scientific Journal Articles
Start date: May 27, 2015 12:15 PM
End date: May 27, 2015 04:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Alfa
Mar 30, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 11 Apr 2015: The Human Question in Science Fiction Television: (Re)Imagining Humanity in Battlestar Galactica, Bionic Woman and V
M.A. Aino-Kaisa Koistinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Contemporary Culture Studies "The Human Question in Science Fiction Television: (Re)Imagining Humanity in Battlestar Galactica, Bionic Woman and V". Opponent Associate Professor Cecilia Åsberg (Linköpings Universitet) and custos Professor Sanna Karkulehto (University of Jyväskylä).
Mar 30, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 11.4. M.A. Aino-Kaisa Koistinen (Faculty of Humanities, Contemporary Culture Studies)
Start date: Apr 11, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 11, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 M.A. Aino-Kaisa Koistinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Contemporary Culture Studies "The Human Question in Science Fiction Television: (Re)Imagining Humanity in Battlestar Galactica, Bionic Woman and V". Opponent Associate Professor Cecilia Åsberg (Linköpings Universitet) and custos Professor Sanna Karkulehto (University of Jyväskylä).
Mar 25, 2015
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Mar 25, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9.5. M.Sc. (Econ) Arja Lerssi-Lahdenvesi (Faculty of Humanities, Journalism)
M.Sc. (Econ) Arja Lerssi-Lahdenvesi defends her doctoral dissertation in Journalism ”Aina jonkun asialla, vai...? Sitoutumattomat sanomalehdet yhteiskunnallisina vaikuttajina pääkirjoitussivuillaan” Opponent Adjunct Professor Anu Kantola (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Kaarina Nikunen (University of Jyväskylä)The event is in Finnish
Mar 25, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.5. M.Sc. (Econ) Arja Lerssi-Lahdenvesi (Faculty of Humanities, Journalism)
Start date: May 09, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: May 09, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, A103 M.Sc. (Econ) Arja Lerssi-Lahdenvesi defends her doctoral dissertation in Journalism ”Aina jonkun asialla, vai...? Sitoutumattomat sanomalehdet yhteiskunnallisina vaikuttajina pääkirjoitussivuillaan” Opponent Adjunct Professor Anu Kantola (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Kaarina Nikunen (University of Jyväskylä)The event is in Finnish
Mar 25, 2015
JYUEvent Studia generalia: Ambassador of Ukraine Andrii V. Olefirov
Start date: Apr 13, 2015 04:00 PM
End date: Apr 13, 2015 05:30 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Martti Ahtisaari -sali
Mar 25, 2015
JYUEvent Doctoral Seminar and Symposium: Theorising the European polity: Conceptual and institutional transformations, 11-12 June, University of Jyväskylä
Start date: Jun 10, 2015 08:15 AM
End date: Jun 12, 2015 05:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora
Mar 24, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27 Mar 2015: Posted Work and Deterritorialization in the European Union: A study of the German Construction and Meat Industry (Wagner)
M.Sc. Ines Wagner defends her doctoral dissertation in Political Science ”Posted Work and Deterritorialization in the European Union: A study of the German Construction and Meat Industry”. Opponent Professor Brian Burgoon (University of Amsterdam) and custos Docent Lillie Nathan (JYU).
Mar 24, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 27 March, M.Sc. Ines Wagner (Faculty of Social Sciences, Political Science)
Start date: Mar 27, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 27, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha Juhlasali, Seminarium S212 M.Sc. Ines Wagner defends her doctoral dissertation in Political Science ”Posted Work and Deterritorialization in the European Union: A study of the German Construction and Meat Industry”. Opponent Professor Brian Burgoon (University of Amsterdam) and custos Docent Lillie Nathan (JYU).
Mar 23, 2015
JYUEvent Visiting lecturer: Stefan Bertilsson (Uppsala univ.): Revealing the secret life of freshwater bacteria
Start date: Mar 27, 2015 03:00 PM
End date: Mar 27, 2015 04:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAB310
Mar 23, 2015
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Mar 19, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 28 Mar 2015 The role of piano improvisation in teaching harmony, using combined materials selected from the Baroque period and jazz standard repertoire: towards a comprehensive approach (Benedek)
M.A. Mónika Benedek defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education " The role of piano improvisation in teaching harmony, using combined materials selected from the Baroque period and jazz standard repertoire: towards a comprehensive approach " on 28 March 2015. Opponent PhD, Reader Dr. Anthony D.J. Branker (Princeton University) and Custos Docent Suvi Saarikallio (JYU).
Mar 19, 2015
JYUEvent Dissertation: 28. March, M.A. Mónika Benedek (Faculty of Humanities, Music Education)
Start date: Mar 28, 2015 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 28, 2015 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Historica H320 M.A. Mónika Benedek defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education " The role of piano improvisation in teaching harmony, using combined materials selected from the Baroque period and jazz standard repertoire: towards a comprehensive approach " on 28 March 2015. Opponent PhD, Reader Dr. Anthony D.J. Branker (Princeton University) and Custos Docent Suvi Saarikallio (JYU).