University of Jyväskylä

10/2016

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
Dec 14, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.12.2016 M.A.(Psych) Riitta Kuokkanen (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 / Old festival hall M.A.(Psych) Riitta Kuokkanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Cognition, metacognition and the patient perspective: New ways to evaluate and rehabilitate schizophrenia patients in forensic psychiatric care”. Opponent Professor Kirsi Honkalampi (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Raimo Lappalainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 14, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.12.2016 Cognition, metacognition and the patient perspective: New ways to evaluate and rehabilitate schizophrenia patients in forensic psychiatric care (Kuokkanen)
M.A.(Psych) Riitta Kuokkanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Cognition, metacognition and the patient perspective: New ways to evaluate and rehabilitate schizophrenia patients in forensic psychiatric care”. Opponent Professor Kirsi Honkalampi (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Raimo Lappalainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 13, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.12.2016 MSc William Baber (Faculty of Information Technology, Cognitive science)
Start date: Dec 17, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 17, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora Beeta MSc William Baber defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Acculturation of Foreign IT Workers in Japan from a Cognitive and Business Management Viewpoint”. Opponent Adjuncts Professor Peter Zettinig (University of Turku) and (Head of Business Studies, Sari Savolainen (Päivölän opisto, Tarttila). Custos Senior Lecturer Arto Ojala (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 13, 2016
JYUEvent Old-time Christmas party and porridge service for staff
Start date: Dec 20, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 20, 2016 02:00 PM
Location: Normaalikoulun juhlasali (Yliopistonkatu 1)
Dec 02, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.12.2016 Lic.Ph. Susanna Takalo (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences Master of Health, Sport Pedagogy)
Start date: Dec 09, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 09, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Liikunta, L303 Lic.Ph. Susanna Takalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy "Mikä nuorta liikuttaa? Tutkimus liikuntatottumusten rakentumisesta lapsesta nuoreksi aikuiseksi" (What moves young people? A study on the development of physical activity habits from childhood to young adulthood). Opponent Professor Pasi Koski (University of Turku and custos Professor Arja Sääkslahti (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 02, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9.12.2016 Lic.Ph. Susanna Takalo (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences Master of Health, Sport Pedagogy)
Lic.Ph. Susanna Takalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy "Mikä nuorta liikuttaa? Tutkimus liikuntatottumusten rakentumisesta lapsesta nuoreksi aikuiseksi" (What moves young people? A study on the development of physical activity habits from childhood to young adulthood). Opponent Professor Pasi Koski (University of Turku and custos Professor Arja Sääkslahti (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 01, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9.12.2016 Multilayer Perceptron Training with Multiobjective Memetic Optimization (Nieminen)
M.Sc. Paavo Nieminen defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Multilayer Perceptron Training with Multiobjective Memetic Optimization”. Opponent Associate Professor Dr. Carlos Cotta (Universidad de Màlaga) and custos Professor Tommi Kärkkäinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 01, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.12.2016 M.Sc. Paavo Nieminen (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Dec 09, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 09, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, MaA 103 M.Sc. Paavo Nieminen defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Multilayer Perceptron Training with Multiobjective Memetic Optimization”. Opponent Associate Professor Dr. Carlos Cotta (Universidad de Màlaga) and custos Professor Tommi Kärkkäinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 01, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.12.2016 M.Sc Benjamin Waller (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Physiotherapy)
Start date: Dec 09, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 09, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 / Old festival hall M.Sc. Benjamin Waller defends his doctoral dissertation in Physiotherapy “The Effect of Aquatic Exercise on Symptoms, Function, Body Composition and Cartilage in Knee Osteoarthritis”. Opponent Professor Ewa Roos (University of Southern Denmark, Denmark) and custos Professor Ari Heinonen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 01, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9.12.2016 M.Sc Benjamin Waller (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Physiotherapy)
M.Sc. Benjamin Waller defends his doctoral dissertation in Physiotherapy “The Effect of Aquatic Exercise on Symptoms, Function, Body Composition and Cartilage in Knee Osteoarthritis”. Opponent Professor Ewa Roos (University of Southern Denmark, Denmark) and custos Professor Ari Heinonen (University of Jyväskylä).
Dec 01, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.12.2016 New models for visual education using journalistic photographs (Kędra)
MA Joanna Kędra defends her doctoral dissertation in Journalism ”Interpretation of journalistic photographs as an instrument of visual literacy education”. Opponent Professor Emeritus Terence Wright (Ulster University, United Kingdom) and custos Professor Epp Lauk (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 01, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.12.2016 MA Joanna Kędra (Faculty of Humanities, Journalism)
Start date: Dec 10, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 10, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320, Historica MA Joanna Kędra defends her doctoral dissertation in Journalism ”Interpretation of journalistic photographs as an instrument of visual literacy education”. Opponent Professor Emeritus Terence Wright (Ulster University, United Kingdom) and custos Professor Epp Lauk (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 30, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.12.2016 M.Sc.(Econ) M.A. Maria Pecoraro (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Marketing)
Start date: Dec 09, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 09, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruu D104 M.Sc.(Econ) M.A. Maria Pecoraro defends her doctoral dissertation in Marketing ”Eettinen kuluttaminen kulutuskulttuurissa” (Ethical consumption in consumer culture). Opponent Professor Johanna Moisander (Aalto University) and custos Professor Outi Uusitalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 30, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9.12.2016 M.Sc.(Econ) M.A. Maria Pecoraro (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Marketing)
M.Sc.(Econ) M.A. Maria Pecoraro defends her doctoral dissertation in Marketing ”Eettinen kuluttaminen kulutuskulttuurissa” (Ethical consumption in consumer culture). Opponent Professor Johanna Moisander (Aalto University) and custos Professor Outi Uusitalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 24, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.12.2016 M.Sc. (Econ), M.A.(Psych) Maiju Kangas (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: Dec 02, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 02, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, auditorio 2 M.Sc. (Econ), M.A.(Psych) Maiju Kangas defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology "The role of ethical organizational culture in preventing sickness absence and turnover in organizations". Opponent Professor Dirk van Dierendonck (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and custos Adjunct professor Taru Feldt (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 24, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2 Dec 2016: The role of ethical organizational culture in preventing sickness absence and turnover in organizations (Kangas)
M.Sc. (Econ), M.A.(Psych) Maiju Kangas defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology "The role of ethical organizational culture in preventing sickness absence and turnover in organizations". Opponent Professor Dirk van Dierendonck (Erasmus University Rotterdam) and custos Adjunct professor Taru Feldt (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 16, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 26.11.2016 MA Mélodine Sommier (Faculty of Humanities, Intercultural Communication)
Start date: Nov 26, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 26, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Vanha juhlasali, S212 / Old festival hall M.A. Mélodine Sommier defends her doctoral dissertation in Intercultural Communication "Constructing the secular imagined community. A critical intercultural analysis of discourses of laïcité from Le Monde". Opponent Professor Joao Caetano (Universidade Aberta, Lissabon) and custos Professor Stephen Croucher (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 16, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21.11.2016 Lost or Not? Designing and Evaluating User Interfaces of Mobile Map Services: The Viewpoint of Supporting Users’ Location Awareness (Kuparinen)
M.Sc. (Econ) Liisa Kuparinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Lost or Not? Designing and Evaluating User Interfaces of Mobile Map Services: The Viewpoint of Supporting Users’ Location Awareness”. Opponent Professor Kaisa Väänänen (Tampere University of Technology) and custos Senior Lecturer Antti Pirhonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 16, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 21.11.2016 M.Sc. (Econ) Liisa Kuparinen (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Systems Science)
Start date: Nov 21, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 21, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkisen sali M.Sc. (Econ) Liisa Kuparinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Lost or Not? Designing and Evaluating User Interfaces of Mobile Map Services: The Viewpoint of Supporting Users’ Location Awareness”. Opponent Professor Kaisa Väänänen (Tampere University of Technology) and custos Senior Lecturer Antti Pirhonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 15, 2016
JYUEvent Seminaarinmäki’s most beautiful Christmas Carols
Start date: Dec 08, 2016 05:00 PM
End date: Dec 08, 2016 06:00 PM
Location: Kaupunginkirkko, Kirkkopuisto
Nov 14, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 21 Nov 2016 The Joint Effects of Parenting Styles and The Child`s Temperamental Characteristics in Children`s Social-emotional Development (Zarra-Nezhad)
MA Maryam Zarra-Nezhad defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”The Joint Effects of Parenting Styles and The Child`s Temperamental Characteristics in Children`s Social-emotional Development”. Opponent Professor Luc Goossens (KU Leuven - University of Leuven) and custos Professor Kaisa Aunola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 14, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 21.11.2016 MA Maryam Zarra-Nezhad (Faculty of Social Sciences, Psychology)
Start date: Nov 21, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 21, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212, Vanha juhlasali MA Maryam Zarra-Nezhad defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”The Joint Effects of Parenting Styles and The Child`s Temperamental Characteristics in Children`s Social-emotional Development”. Opponent Professor Luc Goossens (KU Leuven - University of Leuven) and custos Professor Kaisa Aunola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 08, 2016
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.11.2016 M.Sc Pentti Nakari (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Nov 12, 2016 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 12, 2016 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Delta -sali M.Sc. Pentti Nakari defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Potential and Challenges in Home Care Service Process Optimization — A Route Optimization Approach". Opponent Senior Lecturer, Adjunct Professor Erkki Laitinen (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 08, 2016
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12.11.2016 M.Sc Pentti Nakari (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
M.Sc. Pentti Nakari defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Potential and Challenges in Home Care Service Process Optimization — A Route Optimization Approach". Opponent Senior Lecturer, Adjunct Professor Erkki Laitinen (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 31, 2016
JYUNewsItem Report on potential collaboration between JAMK University of Applied Sciences and the University of Jyväskylä 2016
 
Oct 31, 2016
JYUEvent Open LaNKa-lectures: Sensitive topics in research with children and young people.
Start date: Nov 09, 2016 04:00 PM
End date: Nov 09, 2016 08:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Opinkivi OPK 141
Oct 31, 2016
JYUNewsItem Researchers nearly reached quantum limit with nanodrums
 
Oct 28, 2016
JYUEvent Testing
Start date: Oct 31, 2016 09:00 AM
End date: Nov 01, 2016 12:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Lea Pulkkisen sali
Oct 28, 2016
JYUEvent Friday morning - Tarja testing the event announcing
Start date: Oct 28, 2016 10:05 AM
End date: Oct 28, 2016 11:05 AM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, T-rakennus The calendar event is visible to all internal and external users of the university's website.