University of Jyväskylä

03/2017

May 31, 2017
JYUNewsItem ESF funding of €346 217 for the Centre for Applied Language Studies
 
May 29, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 4.5.2017 Growth makers: The founder entrepreneurs in Finland from 1870 to 1990 (Möttönen)
FL Tuomas Möttönen defends his doctoral dissertation in Economic ”Kasvun tekijät: Tutkimus Suomen teollistumisen ajan perustajayrittäjistä 1870-1990" (Growth makers: The founder entrepreneurs in Finland from 1870 to 1990). Opponent Professor Hannele Seeck (University of Turku) and custos Professor Petri Karonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 4.5.2017 Lic.Ph. Tuomas Möttönen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Economic)
Start date: May 04, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: May 04, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Aud. 2 FL Tuomas Möttönen defends his doctoral dissertation in Economic ”Kasvun tekijät: Tutkimus Suomen teollistumisen ajan perustajayrittäjistä 1870-1990" (Growth makers: The founder entrepreneurs in Finland from 1870 to 1990). Opponent Professor Hannele Seeck (University of Turku) and custos Professor Petri Karonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 19, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 20.5.2017 PsM Sira Määttä (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: May 20, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: May 20, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Aud. 3 PsM Sira Määttä defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Developmental pathways of language development: A longitudinal predictive study from prelinguistic stage to outcome at school entry". Opponent Professor Leslie Rescorla (Bryn Mawr College) and custosAdjunct Professor Tuija Aro (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.5.2017: Difficulties in language development can be recognized already in early childhood (Määttä)
PsM Sira Määttä defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Developmental pathways of language development: A longitudinal predictive study from prelinguistic stage to outcome at school entry". Opponent Professor Leslie Rescorla (Bryn Mawr College) and custosAdjunct Professor Tuija Aro (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Apr 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 8.4.2017 Perceived threat and prejudice towards immigrants and Russian minorities living in Finland (Nshom)
MA Elvis Nshom Ngwayuhi defends his doctoral dissertation in Intercultural Communication ”Perceived threat and prejudice towards immigrants and Russian minorities living in Finland”. Opponent Professor Dale Hample (University of Maryland) and custos Professor Stephen Croucher (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Apr 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7.4.2017 Theoretical study of supernova neutrino and antineutrino scattering off the stable cadmium and lead isotopes (Almosly)
M.Sc. Wafa Almosly defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Theoretical study of supernova neutrino and antineutrino scattering off the stable cadmium and lead isotopes”. Opponent Professor Natalie Jachowicz (Ghent University, Belgium) and custos Professor Jouni Suhonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Apr 03, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.4.2017 M.Sc. Wafa Almosly (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Apr 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS 1 M.Sc. Wafa Almosly defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Theoretical study of supernova neutrino and antineutrino scattering off the stable cadmium and lead isotopes”. Opponent Professor Natalie Jachowicz (Ghent University, Belgium) and custos Professor Jouni Suhonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 31, 2017
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Mar 31, 2017
JYUEvent We cycle JYU bike maintenance event
Start date: Apr 08, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 08, 2017 04:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, in front of the Liikunta building
Mar 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem The University of Jyväskylä got top ratings for the volume of research publications and international orientation
 
Mar 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem Home neighborhood motivates older people to physical activity
 
Mar 28, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7.4.2017 Exploring potential evolutionary responses to increasing temperature in an environmental opportunistic pathogen (Ashrafi)
FM Roghaieh Ashrafi defends his doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”Exploring potential evolutionary responses to increasing temperature in an environmental opportunistic pathogen”. Opponent Professor Anna-Liisa Laine (University of Helsinki) and custos Adjunct Professor Tarmo Ketola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 28, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.4.2017 FM Roghaieh Ashrafi (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
Start date: Apr 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA 303 FM Roghaieh Ashrafi defends his doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”Exploring potential evolutionary responses to increasing temperature in an environmental opportunistic pathogen”. Opponent Professor Anna-Liisa Laine (University of Helsinki) and custos Adjunct Professor Tarmo Ketola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 27, 2017
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Mar 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem The University participates in the WWF Earth Hour event
 
Mar 22, 2017
JYUEvent Policy workshop Protecting Mobility through Improving Labour Rights Enforcement in Europe (PROMO*)
Start date: May 23, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: May 24, 2017 12:15 PM
Location: House of Science and Letters (Tieteiden talo) Kirkkokatu 6, Helsinki, Finland
Mar 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Electrocrystallization: Breakthrough in Gold Nanoparticle Research
 
Mar 20, 2017
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Mar 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem University of Jyväskylä celebrates its successful sports students
University of Jyväskylä celebrates its successful sports students
Mar 20, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 27.4.2017 Dipl.-Oec Matthias Strifler (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Economics)
Start date: Apr 27, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 27, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival room, S212 Dipl.-Oec. Matthias Strifler defends his doctoral dissertation in Economics ”Economics of wage premia and wage rigidity”. Opponent Professor Pekka llmakunnas (Aalto University) and custos Professor Jaakko Pehkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.4.2017 Economics of Wage Premia and Wage Rigidity (Strifler)
Dipl.-Oec. Matthias Strifler defends his doctoral dissertation in Economics ”Economics of wage premia and wage rigidity”. Opponent Professor Pekka llmakunnas (Aalto University) and custos Professor Jaakko Pehkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Admission services at the University of Jyväskylä offers guidance and counselling for migrants
 
Mar 20, 2017
JYUEvent Furniture Sale for University Students and Staff
Start date: Mar 28, 2017 10:00 AM
End date: Mar 29, 2017 06:00 PM
Location: Kanavuori, Varikkotie 160, Vaajakoski
Mar 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 25.3.2017 In Order to Enable Meaningful Playing: How to Support Player's Learning through Digital Game Narrative Design (Äyrämö)
M.A. Sanna-Mari Äyrämö defends her doctoral dissertation in Digital Culture ”In Order to Enable Meaningful Playing: How to Support Player's Learning through Digital Game Narrative Design”. Opponent Associate Professor Petri Lankoski (Södertörns Högskola) and custos Professor Raine Koskimaa (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Mar 20, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 25.3.2017 M.A. Sanna-Mari Äyrämö (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Digital Culture)
Start date: Mar 25, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 25, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Aud. 2 M.A. Sanna-Mari Äyrämö defends her doctoral dissertation in Digital Culture ”In Order to Enable Meaningful Playing: How to Support Player's Learning through Digital Game Narrative Design”. Opponent Associate Professor Petri Lankoski (Södertörns Högskola) and custos Professor Raine Koskimaa (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Mar 20, 2017
JYUEvent Guest Lecture: Professor Monika Ardelt from University of Florida Gainesville
Start date: Apr 11, 2017 10:30 AM
End date: Apr 11, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto foyer
Mar 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Academy Professor Hannu Häkkinen joins the Editorial Board of Advances in Physics X
 
Mar 17, 2017
JYUEvent Agora ICT-forum: Genetic strategies towards personalized medicine
Start date: Mar 22, 2017 02:00 PM
End date: Mar 22, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi
Mar 17, 2017
JYUEvent ICT-forum: Genome data and machine learning tools in estimating breast cancer risk
Start date: Mar 20, 2017 02:15 PM
End date: Mar 20, 2017 03:15 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, AgC 232