University of Jyväskylä

Distinguished researchers and teachers awarded in the annual celebration

The traditional annual celebration of the University of Jyväskylä was held on 8 March. In the event, awards were granted to distinguished researchers and teachers from the University. The awards were donated by the Jyväskylä University Foundation. In addition, the award of Ellen and Artturi Nyyssönen Foundation was also handed in the event. Quests were entertained by Puhkupillit, the wind band of the University of Jyväskylä, and body percussion group KOPS.

Best Teacher
Tommi Mäkinen, University Teacher, Department of Teacher Education

Best Doctoral Dissertation
Juho Honkasilta, Doctor of Philosophy (Education)

Best Director
Kalervo llmanen, Head of Department of Sport Sciences

Innovation Award
Professor Jukka Louhivuori

Public Information Award
Academy Research Fellow Juha Hulmi

Ellen and Artturi Nyyssönen Foundation’s Award
Academy Research Fellow Matti Jalasvuori

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