University of Jyväskylä

2016

Mar 16, 2017
JYUEvent The Annual Gustaf Vasa Seminar - Critical Research of Education: Long term historical trajectories and Europe
Start date: May 22, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: May 24, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Department of History and Ethnology
Mar 16, 2017
JYUEvent International Summer School on understanding Learning in the Brain
Start date: Jun 12, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Paikka tarkentuu myöhemmin International Summer School on understanding Learning in the Brain
Mar 16, 2017
JYUEvent Interpersonal Violence Interventions - Social and Cultural Perspectives
Start date: Jun 14, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora
Mar 16, 2017
JYUEvent EuParl.net Workshop "Parliaments, the Executive and Foreign Policy in Comparative and Transnational Perspectives"
Start date: Jun 18, 2017 08:00 PM
End date: Jun 20, 2017 01:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H306
Mar 16, 2017
JYUEvent 5th International PhD Conference of the Association for Political History
Start date: Jun 20, 2017 06:00 PM
End date: Jun 22, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H306
Mar 16, 2017
JYUEvent 16th International Conference on Minority Languages & 34th Summer School of Applied Language Studies
Start date: Aug 28, 2017 10:00 AM
End date: Aug 30, 2017 10:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora
Feb 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.2.2017: L'histoire du livre saami en Finlande: ses racines et son développement de 1820 à 1920 (Capdeville)
M.A. Sophie Alix Capdeville defends her doctoral dissertation in Applied Linguistics "L'histoire du livre saami en Finlande: ses racines et son développement de 1820 à 1920". Opponent Professor Håkan Rydving (University of Bergen, Norway) and custos Professor Outi Merisalo (University of Jyväskylä).
Feb 06, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.2.2017 M.A. Sophie Alix Capdeville (Faculty of Humanities, Applied Linguistics)
Start date: Feb 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkisen sali M.A. Sophie Alix Capdeville defends her doctoral dissertation in Applied Linguistics "L'histoire du livre saami en Finlande: ses racines et son développement de 1820 à 1920". Opponent Professor Håkan Rydving (University of Bergen, Norway) and custos Professor Outi Merisalo (University of Jyväskylä).
Jan 31, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 11 Feb 2017 Exergaming Usage: Hedonic and Utilitarian Aspects (Kari)
M.Sc. (Econ) Tuomas Kari defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Exergaming Usage: Hedonic and Utilitarian Aspects” Opponent Professor Christer Carlsson (Åbo Akademi, Turku) and custos Research Professor Lauri Frank (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 31, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 11.2.2017 M.Sc. (Econ) Tuomas Kari (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Systems Science)
Start date: Feb 11, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 11, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Lea Pulkkisen sali M.Sc. (Econ) Tuomas Kari defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Exergaming Usage: Hedonic and Utilitarian Aspects” Opponent Professor Christer Carlsson (Åbo Akademi, Turku) and custos Research Professor Lauri Frank (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 28.1.2017 Heteroglossic and Multimodal Resources in Use: Participation across Spaces of Identification in a Christian Lifestyle Sports Community (Peuronen)
M.A. Saija Peuronen defends her doctoral dissertation in the English language ”Heteroglossic and Multimodal Resources in Use: Participation across Spaces of Identification in a Christian Lifestyle Sports Community”. Opponents Professor Jannis Androutsopoulos (Universität Hamburg) and Dr. Vally Lytra (University of London, Goldsmiths). Custos Professor Sirpa Leppänen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 23, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 28.1.2017 M.A. Saija Peuronen (Faculty of Humanities, English)
Start date: Jan 28, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 28, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Auditorio 3 M.A. Saija Peuronen defends her doctoral dissertation in the English language ”Heteroglossic and Multimodal Resources in Use: Participation across Spaces of Identification in a Christian Lifestyle Sports Community”. Opponents Professor Jannis Androutsopoulos (Universität Hamburg) and Dr. Vally Lytra (University of London, Goldsmiths). Custos Professor Sirpa Leppänen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 18, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 27.1.2017 FM Timo Riikilä (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Jan 27, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 27, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 M.Sc. Timo Riikilä defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Discrete Element Model for Viscoelastic Materials with Brittle Fracture: Applications on Glacier Dynamics”. Opponent Professor Ferenc Kun (University of Debrecen, Hungary) and custos Professor Markku Kataja (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 18, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.1.2017 Discrete Element Model for Viscoelastic Materials with Brittle Fracture: Applications on Glacier Dynamics (Riikilä)
M.Sc. Timo Riikilä defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Discrete Element Model for Viscoelastic Materials with Brittle Fracture: Applications on Glacier Dynamics”. Opponent Professor Ferenc Kun (University of Debrecen, Hungary) and custos Professor Markku Kataja (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.1.2017 On-chip Purification of Arc-discharge Synthesized Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes via Mobile Liquid Interface (Hokkanen)
M.Sc. Matti Hokkanen defends his doctoral dissertation in Applied Physics ”On-chip Purification of Arc-discharge Synthesized Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes via Mobile Liquid Iinterface”. Opponent Professor Oren Regev (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel) and custos Professor Markus Ahlskog (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 16, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.1.2017 M.Sc. Matti Hokkanen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Applied Physics)
Start date: Jan 20, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 20, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, KEM1 M.Sc. Matti Hokkanen defends his doctoral dissertation in Applied Physics ”On-chip Purification of Arc-discharge Synthesized Multiwalled Carbon Nanotubes via Mobile Liquid Iinterface”. Opponent Professor Oren Regev (Ben-Gurion University of the Negev, Israel) and custos Professor Markus Ahlskog (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.1.2017: Modelling and Prediction of Perceptual Segmentation (Hartmann)
M.A. Martin Hartmann defends his doctoral dissertation in Musicology ”Modelling and Prediction of Perceptual Segmentation”. Opponent Associate Professor Emilios Cambouropoulos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) and custos Professor Petri Toiviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 12, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.1.2017 FM Martin Hartmann (Faculty of Humanities, Musicology)
Start date: Jan 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 M.A. Martin Hartmann defends his doctoral dissertation in Musicology ”Modelling and Prediction of Perceptual Segmentation”. Opponent Associate Professor Emilios Cambouropoulos (Aristotle University of Thessaloniki) and custos Professor Petri Toiviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 04, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.1.2017 M.Sc. Piret Avila (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
Start date: Jan 13, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 13, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 M.Sc. Piret Avila defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”New insights on the role of ecology and life-history on social evolution”. Opponent Professor Tom Wenseleers (Zoological Institute, Leuven) and custos Ph.D. Academy Researcher Lutz Fromhage (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 04, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13 Jan 2017 New insights on the role of ecology and life-history in social evolution (Avila)
M.Sc. Piret Avila defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”New insights on the role of ecology and life-history on social evolution”. Opponent Professor Tom Wenseleers (Zoological Institute, Leuven) and custos Ph.D. Academy Researcher Lutz Fromhage (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 02, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13 Jan 2017 Prevention of injuries among youth team sports (Leppänen)
M.Sc. Mari Leppänen defends her doctoral dissertation in Sports Medicine ”Prevention of injuries among youth team sports: the role of decreased movement control as a risk factor”. Opponent PhD Rhodri S. Lloyd (Cardiff Metropolitan University, United Kingdom) and custos Professor Urho Kujala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 02, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.1.2017 M.Sc. Mari Leppänen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences Master of Health Sciences, Sports Medicine)
Start date: Jan 13, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 13, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320, Historica M.Sc. Mari Leppänen defends her doctoral dissertation in Sports Medicine ”Prevention of injuries among youth team sports: the role of decreased movement control as a risk factor”. Opponent PhD Rhodri S. Lloyd (Cardiff Metropolitan University, United Kingdom) and custos Professor Urho Kujala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 02, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13 Jan 2017: Musicians’ brains listen to music differently (Burunat Perez)
MA Iballa Burunat Perez defends her doctoral dissertation in Musicology ”Brain integrative function driven by musical training during real-world music listening”. Opponent Associate Professor Jessica Grahn (University of Western Ontario, Canada) and custos Professor Petri Toiviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 02, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.1.2017 MA Iballa Burunat Perez (Faculty of Humanities, Musicology)
Start date: Jan 13, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 13, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 MA Iballa Burunat Perez defends her doctoral dissertation in Musicology ”Brain integrative function driven by musical training during real-world music listening”. Opponent Associate Professor Jessica Grahn (University of Western Ontario, Canada) and custos Professor Petri Toiviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 29, 2016
JYUEvent Orientation Session for International staff, grant researchers, and spouses
Start date: Jan 23, 2017 09:30 AM
End date: Jan 23, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Musica Building, Boombox & Fermaatti
Dec 28, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.1.2017 M.Sc. Hadi Ghanbari (Faculty of Information Technology, Computer Science)
Start date: Jan 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jan 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkisen sali M.Sc. Hadi Ghanbari´s doctoral dissertation in Computer Science “Investigating the Causal Mechanisms Underlying the Customization of Software Development Methods”. Opponent Professor Kieran Conboy (National University of Ireland, Galway) and custos Professor Mikko Siponen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 28, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7th Jan 2017: Software developers take quality compromising shortcuts to answer contextual demands (Ghanbari)
M.Sc. Hadi Ghanbari´s doctoral dissertation in Computer Science “Investigating the Causal Mechanisms Underlying the Customization of Software Development Methods”. Opponent Professor Kieran Conboy (National University of Ireland, Galway) and custos Professor Mikko Siponen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 23, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.3.2017 Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Socially phobic clients' self-descriptions, treatment progress and reflexivity in short-term cognitive-constructivist group psychotherapy”. Opponent Klaus Ranta (University of Turku) and custos Professor Emeritus Jarl Wahlström (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 23, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.3.2017 Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Mar 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 Lic.A. (Psych.) Henna Penttinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Socially phobic clients' self-descriptions, treatment progress and reflexivity in short-term cognitive-constructivist group psychotherapy”. Opponent Klaus Ranta (University of Turku) and custos Professor Emeritus Jarl Wahlström (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 22, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.12.2016 M.Sc. Hemin Jiang (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Systems Science)
Start date: Dec 20, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 20, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Aud 2 M.Sc. Hemin Jiang defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science "Employee Personal Internet Usage in the Workplace". Opponent Dr. Greta L. Polites, Department of Management & Information Systems, Kent State University, Ohio, USA and custos Professor Mikko Siponen.