University of Jyväskylä

05/2017

Aug 25, 2017
JYUEvent Rector's reception for new students – Semmarit in Concert!
Start date: Aug 30, 2017 06:00 PM
End date: Aug 30, 2017 08:00 PM
Location: Lounaispuisto (Minna Canthin katu 11)
Jun 13, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 19.6.2017 MScTinkle Chugh (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Technology)
Start date: Jun 19, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 19, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Lea Pulkkisen sali MSc Tinkle Chugh defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Handling expensive multiobjective optimization problems with evolutionary algorithms”. Opponent Associate Professor Dr. Michael T.M. Emmerich (Leiden University, Netherlands) and custos Professor Kaisa Miettinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 13, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.6.2017: New methods enable fast and high-quality decision making
MSc Tinkle Chugh defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Handling expensive multiobjective optimization problems with evolutionary algorithms”. Opponent Associate Professor Dr. Michael T.M. Emmerich (Leiden University, Netherlands) and custos Professor Kaisa Miettinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 12, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.6.2017 M.Sc. Mari Napari (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Jun 16, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 M.Sc. Mari Napari defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Low-temperature thermal and plasma-enhanced atomic layer deposition of metal oxide thin films”. Opponent professori Christophe Detavernier (Ghent University, Belgium) and custos Professor Timo Sajavaara (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.6.2017: Thin films can be grown even in room temperature
M.Sc. Mari Napari defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Low-temperature thermal and plasma-enhanced atomic layer deposition of metal oxide thin films”. Opponent professori Christophe Detavernier (Ghent University, Belgium) and custos Professor Timo Sajavaara (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 12, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.6.2017 PsM Elina Marttinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Jun 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Aud. 3 PsM Elina Marttinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology "Deciding on the direction of career and life: Personal goals, identity development, and well-being during the transition to adulthood”. Opponent Professor Wim Beyers (Gent University) and custos Professor Katariina Salmela-Aro (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 12, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.6.2017 Deciding on the direction of career and life: Personal goals, identity development, and well-being during the transition to adulthood (Marttinen)
PsM Elina Marttinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology "Deciding on the direction of career and life: Personal goals, identity development, and well-being during the transition to adulthood”. Opponent Professor Wim Beyers (Gent University) and custos Professor Katariina Salmela-Aro (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 07, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.6.2017 M.A. Ari Tanhuanpää (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Art History)
M.A. Ari Tanhuanpää defends his doctoral dissertation in Art History ”Huoli kuvasta - merkitys, mieli, materiaalisuus”. Opponent dosentti Riikka Stewen (University of) and custos Professor Annika Waenerberg (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.6.2017 M.A. Ari Tanhuanpää (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Art History)
Start date: Jun 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.A. Ari Tanhuanpää defends his doctoral dissertation in Art History ”Huoli kuvasta - merkitys, mieli, materiaalisuus”. Opponent dosentti Riikka Stewen (University of) and custos Professor Annika Waenerberg (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 07, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: An Eco-label for the Airline Industry - Instrument for Behavioral Change?
M.Sc. Stefan Baumeister defends his doctoral dissertation in Environmental Management ”An Eco-label for the Airline Industry - Instrument for Behavioral Change?”. Opponent Professor KTT Lasi Linnanen (LUT) and custos Professor Hanna-Leena Pesonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.6.2017 M.Sc. Stefan Baumeister (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Environmental Management)
Start date: Jun 12, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 12, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora building, Lea Pulkkisen hall M.Sc. Stefan Baumeister defends his doctoral dissertation in Environmental Management ”An Eco-label for the Airline Industry - Instrument for Behavioral Change?”. Opponent Professor KTT Lasi Linnanen (LUT) and custos Professor Hanna-Leena Pesonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Social media creates new challenges for organisations' crisis communication
M.Sc. (Econ) Boyang Zhang defends his doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & Public Relations ”Understanding evolvíng organisational issues in social media”. Opponent Associate Professor Chiara Valentini (Aarhus University, Denmark) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 06, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.6.2017 KTM Boyang Zhang (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, M.Sc. (Econ)
Start date: Jun 07, 2017 02:00 PM
End date: Jun 07, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Lea Pulkkisen sali M.Sc. (Econ) Boyang Zhang defends his doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & Public Relations ”Understanding evolvíng organisational issues in social media”. Opponent Associate Professor Chiara Valentini (Aarhus University, Denmark) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 05, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: The Nordic job quality is the highest in Europe - but for how long?
Armi Mustosmäki defends her doctoral dissertation in Social and Public Policy ”How Bright Are the Nordic Lights? Job Quality Trends ín Nordíc Countries in a Comparative perspectíve”. Opponent VTT, TkT, Adjunct Professor Tuomo Alasoini (Tekes) and custos Adjunct Professor Timo Anttila (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jun 05, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.6.2017 M.Soc.Sc., M.Sc. (Econ) Armi Mustosmäki (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Social and Public Policy)
Start date: Jun 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 Armi Mustosmäki defends her doctoral dissertation in Social and Public Policy ”How Bright Are the Nordic Lights? Job Quality Trends ín Nordíc Countries in a Comparative perspectíve”. Opponent VTT, TkT, Adjunct Professor Tuomo Alasoini (Tekes) and custos Adjunct Professor Timo Anttila (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2.6.2017 M.Sc. Sari Järvinen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Health Promotion and Health Education)
M.Sc. Sari Järvinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Health Promotion and Health Education ”Ohjauksen kirjaaminen: tyypin 2 diabetespotilaiden omahoito ja osaaminen potilasasiakirjoissa”. Opponent Professor Helvi Kyngäs (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Tarja Kettunen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 30, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.6.2017 M.Sc. Sari Järvinen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Health Promotion and Health Education)
Start date: Jun 02, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 02, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival room, S212 M.Sc. Sari Järvinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Health Promotion and Health Education ”Ohjauksen kirjaaminen: tyypin 2 diabetespotilaiden omahoito ja osaaminen potilasasiakirjoissa”. Opponent Professor Helvi Kyngäs (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Tarja Kettunen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Dividing strength and endurance training on different days benefits casual exercisers
M.Sc. Daniela Eklund defends her doctoral dissertation in Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing ”Different-day and same-session combined strength and endurance training: Adaptations in neuromuscular and cardiorespiratory performance, body composition, metabolic health and wellbeing in men and women”. Opponent Professor Dusan Hamar (Comenius University, Slovakia) and custos Professor Professor Keijo Häkkinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 30, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 6.6.2017 LitM Daniela Eklund (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing)
Start date: Jun 06, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 06, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.Sc. Daniela Eklund defends her doctoral dissertation in Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing ”Different-day and same-session combined strength and endurance training: Adaptations in neuromuscular and cardiorespiratory performance, body composition, metabolic health and wellbeing in men and women”. Opponent Professor Dusan Hamar (Comenius University, Slovakia) and custos Professor Professor Keijo Häkkinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 29, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.6.2017 Life-history trade-offs in a small mammal - quantitative genetic approach (Schroderus)
MSc ja LVM Eero Schroderus defends his doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”Life-history trade-offs in a small mammal - quantitative genetic approach”. Opponent Professor Asko Mäki-Tanila (University of Helsinki) and custos Adjunct Professor Tapio Mappes (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.6.2017 MSc ja LVM Eero Schroderus (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
Start date: Jun 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 MSc ja LVM Eero Schroderus defends his doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”Life-history trade-offs in a small mammal - quantitative genetic approach”. Opponent Professor Asko Mäki-Tanila (University of Helsinki) and custos Adjunct Professor Tapio Mappes (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 29, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Eye tracking reveals how paintings are looked at
M.Sc. Anna-Kaisa Ylitalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Statistics ”Statistical inference for eye movement sequences using spatial and spatio-temporal point processes”. Opponent Professor Peter J. Diggle (Lancaster University) and custos Academy Researcher Matti Vihola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 1.6.2017 M.Sc. Anna-Kaisa Ylitalo (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Statistics)
Start date: Jun 01, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 01, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, The old lecture hall, S212 M.Sc. Anna-Kaisa Ylitalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Statistics ”Statistical inference for eye movement sequences using spatial and spatio-temporal point processes”. Opponent Professor Peter J. Diggle (Lancaster University) and custos Academy Researcher Matti Vihola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 29, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 26.6.2017 MA Saeed Karímí-Aghdam-Ordaklou (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Applied Linguistics)
Start date: Jun 26, 2017 04:00 PM
End date: Jun 26, 2017 07:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) MA Saeed Karímí-Aghdam-Ordaklou defends his doctoral dissertation in Applied Linguistics ”Developing a Metatheoretical Framework for Second Language Development: A Cultural-Historical Theory and Dynamic Systems Theory Perspective”. Opponent Professor James P. Lantolf (Pennsylvania State University) and custos Professor Hannele Dufva (University of Jyväskylä). The public examination of the dissertation is held using a remote connection.
May 29, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 26.6.2017: New theory on language development (Karimi-Aghdam)
MA Saeed Karímí-Aghdam-Ordaklou defends his doctoral dissertation in Applied Linguistics ”Developing a Metatheoretical Framework for Second Language Development: A Cultural-Historical Theory and Dynamic Systems Theory Perspective”. Opponent Professor James P. Lantolf (Pennsylvania State University) and custos Professor Hannele Dufva (University of Jyväskylä). The public examination of the dissertation is held using a remote connection.
May 24, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.6. M.A. Kaisa Ahvenjärvi (Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, Literature)
Start date: Jun 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.A. Kaisa Ahvenjärvi defends her doctoral dissertation in Literature ”Päivitettyä perinnettä. Saamelaisen nykyrunouden saamelaiskuvastoja” (Updated tradition. Sámi imagery in contemporary Sámi poetry). Opponent Professor Vuokko Hirvonen (Sámi University of Applied Sciences, Norway) and Adjunct Professor Olli Löytty (University of Turku). Custos Professor Sanna Karkulehto (University of Jyväskylä).
May 24, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Updated tradition. Sámi imagery in contemporary Sámi poetry (Ahvenjärvi)
M.A. Kaisa Ahvenjärvi defends her doctoral dissertation in Literature ”Päivitettyä perinnettä. Saamelaisen nykyrunouden saamelaiskuvastoja” (Updated tradition. Sámi imagery in contemporary Sámi poetry). Opponent Professor Vuokko Hirvonen (Sámi University of Applied Sciences, Norway) and Adjunct Professor Olli Löytty (University of Turku). Custos Professor Sanna Karkulehto (University of Jyväskylä).
May 24, 2017
JYUEvent Educational neuroscience symposium
Start date: Jun 12, 2017 09:00 AM
End date: Jun 12, 2017 06:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Auditorio 3 Educational neuroscience symposium
May 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem Isa-info 23.5.2017
Isa-info 23.5.2017
May 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem Vice rectors Kaisa Miettinen and Helena Rasku-Puttonen continue in their positions until October