University of Jyväskylä

10/2017

Dec 07, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 15.12.2017 Awaking the motivation for change - Relationships between physical fitness, physical activity and psychosocial factors among men in the Adventures of Joe Finn Campaign (Kaasalainen)
M.Sc. Karoliina Kaasalainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Health Education ”Awaking the motivation for change - Relationships between physical fitness, physical activity and psychosocial factors among men in the Adventures of Joe Finn Campaign”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Katja Borodulin (National Institute for Health and Welfare, University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Marita Poskiparta (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 15.12.2017 M.Sc. Karoliina Kaasalainen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Health Education)
Start date: Dec 15, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 15, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, RUU D104 (Helena) M.Sc. Karoliina Kaasalainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Health Education ”Awaking the motivation for change - Relationships between physical fitness, physical activity and psychosocial factors among men in the Adventures of Joe Finn Campaign”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Katja Borodulin (National Institute for Health and Welfare, University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Marita Poskiparta (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 05, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 15.12.2017 A nexus analysis of Finnish language learning in cleaning work (Strömmer)
M.A. Maiju Strömmer defends her doctoral dissertation in Finnish language ”Mahdollisuuksien rajoissa. Neksusanalyysi suomen kielen oppimisesta siivoustyössä”. Opponent Ph.D. Adjunct Professor Leena Kuure (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Minna Suni (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 05, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 15.12.2017 M.A. Maiju Strömmer (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Finnish language)
Start date: Dec 15, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 15, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.A. Maiju Strömmer defends her doctoral dissertation in Finnish language ”Mahdollisuuksien rajoissa. Neksusanalyysi suomen kielen oppimisesta siivoustyössä”. Opponent Ph.D. Adjunct Professor Leena Kuure (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Minna Suni (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 27, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.12.2017 M.A. Anu Karvonen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Dec 02, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 02, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Anu Karvonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Sympathetic nervous system synchrony between participants of couple therapy”. Opponent Professor Wolfgang Tschacher (University Hospital of Psychiatry, Bern, Switzerland) and custos Adjunct Professor Markku Penttonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2.12.2017 Sympathetic nervous system synchrony between participants of couple therapy (Karvonen)
M.A. Anu Karvonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Sympathetic nervous system synchrony between participants of couple therapy”. Opponent Professor Wolfgang Tschacher (University Hospital of Psychiatry, Bern, Switzerland) and custos Adjunct Professor Markku Penttonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 24, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.12.2017 L.Soc.Sc. Merja Rapeli (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Social Work)
Start date: Dec 02, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 02, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, RUU D104 (Helena) L.Soc.Sc. Merja Rapeli defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Work ”The Role of Social Work in Disaster Management in Finland”. Opponent D.Soc.Sc., Adjunct Professor Elli Aaltonen, KELA) and custos Professor Kati Närhi (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 24, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2.12.2017 The Role of Social Work in Disaster Management in Finland (Rapeli)
L.Soc.Sc. Merja Rapeli defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Work ”The Role of Social Work in Disaster Management in Finland”. Opponent D.Soc.Sc., Adjunct Professor Elli Aaltonen, KELA) and custos Professor Kati Närhi (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 23, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 1.12.2017 M.A. Riina Turunen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, History)
Start date: Dec 01, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 01, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Riina Turunen defends her doctoral dissertation in History ”Velka, vararikko ja tuomio. Konkurssi ja sen merkitykset 1800-luvun suomalaisissa kaupungeissa”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Antti Kuusterä (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Jari Ojala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 1.12.2017 M.A. Riina Turunen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, History)
M.A. Riina Turunen defends her doctoral dissertation in History ”Velka, vararikko ja tuomio. Konkurssi ja sen merkitykset 1800-luvun suomalaisissa kaupungeissa”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Antti Kuusterä (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Jari Ojala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 23, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 1.12.2017 TtM Marja Leppänen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Sports Medicine)
Start date: Dec 01, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Dec 01, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) TtM Marja Leppänen defends her doctoral dissertation in Sports Medicine ”Physical Activity During Pregnancy and Early Childhood from the Perspective of Gestational Diabetes Risk and Children’s Body Composition”. Opponent Professor Päivi Rautava (University of Turku) and custos Professor Urho Kujala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 1.12.2017 Physical activity during pregnancy and early childhood from the perspective of gestational diabetes risk and children’s body composition (Leppänen)
TtM Marja Leppänen defends her doctoral dissertation in Sports Medicine ”Physical Activity During Pregnancy and Early Childhood from the Perspective of Gestational Diabetes Risk and Children’s Body Composition”. Opponent Professor Päivi Rautava (University of Turku) and custos Professor Urho Kujala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 22, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 29.11.2017 MA Ali Moazami-Goodarzi (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Nov 29, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 29, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) MA Ali Moazami-Goodarzi defends his doctoral dissertation in psychology ”The Work-Family Interface and its Correlates: Integrating Variable and Person Oriented Approaches”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Liisa Mäkelä (University of Vaasa) and custos Adjunct Professor Saija Mauno (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 22, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 29.11.2017 The Work-Family Interface and its Correlates: Integrating Variable and Person Oriented Approaches (Moazami-Goodarzi)
MA Ali Moazami-Goodarzi defends his doctoral dissertation in psychology ”The Work-Family Interface and its Correlates: Integrating Variable and Person Oriented Approaches”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Liisa Mäkelä (University of Vaasa) and custos Adjunct Professor Saija Mauno (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 16, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.11.2017 M.Sc. Henna Haapala (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Sport Pedagogy)
Start date: Nov 24, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 24, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.Sc. Henna Haapala defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy ”Finnish Schools on the Move: Students' physical activity and school-related social factors”. Opponent Professor Catherine Woods (University of Limerick, Ireland) and custos Professor Mirja Hirvensalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 More movement in schools – special focus on social factors, lower secondary schools and girls (Haapala)
M.Sc. Henna Haapala defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy ”Finnish Schools on the Move: Students' physical activity and school-related social factors”. Opponent Professor Catherine Woods (University of Limerick, Ireland) and custos Professor Mirja Hirvensalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 15, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.11.2017 FM Anna Suuronen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Environmental Science)
Start date: Nov 24, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 24, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 M.Sc. Anna Suuronen defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science ”Ecological and social impacts of photovoltaic solar power plants and optimization of their locations in Northern Chile”. Opponent Professor Jukka Käyhkö (University of Turku) and custos Professor Jussi Kukkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 15, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 Ecological and social impacts of photovoltaic solar power plants and optimization of their locations in Northern Chile (Suuronen)
M.Sc. Anna Suuronen defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science ”Ecological and social impacts of photovoltaic solar power plants and optimization of their locations in Northern Chile”. Opponent Professor Jukka Käyhkö (University of Turku) and custos Professor Jussi Kukkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.11.2017 Non-linear interactions of femtosecond laser pulses with graphene: photo-oxidation, imaging and photodynamics (Koivistoinen)
M.Sc. Juha Koivistoinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Chemistry ”Non-linear interactions of femtosecond laser pulses with graphene: photo-oxidation, imaging and photodynamics”. Opponent Professor Eric Potma (University of California) and custos Professor Mika Pettersson (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 03, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.11.2017 M.Sc. Juha Koivistoinen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Chemistry)
Start date: Nov 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, Ylistö, Kem1 M.Sc. Juha Koivistoinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Chemistry ”Non-linear interactions of femtosecond laser pulses with graphene: photo-oxidation, imaging and photodynamics”. Opponent Professor Eric Potma (University of California) and custos Professor Mika Pettersson (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10.11.2017 Learning, teaching and integration of adult migrants in Finland (Kärkkäinen)
Katarzyna Kärkkäinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Learning, teaching and integration of adult migrants in Finland”. Opponent Adjunct Professor KT Marianne Teräs (University of Stockholm) and custos Professor Jussi Välimaa (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 03, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.11.2017 Katarzyna Kärkkäinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Nov 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Nov 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Liikunta building. L303 Katarzyna Kärkkäinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Learning, teaching and integration of adult migrants in Finland”. Opponent Adjunct Professor KT Marianne Teräs (University of Stockholm) and custos Professor Jussi Välimaa (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 31, 2017
JYUEvent Kutsuva Kehä Vihreä exhibition opens
Start date: Oct 31, 2017 06:00 PM
End date: Feb 11, 2018 05:00 PM
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Oct 31, 2017
JYUEvent IT Days 2017 on 8–9 November!
Start date: Nov 08, 2017 08:30 AM
End date: Nov 09, 2017 02:30 PM
Location:
Oct 31, 2017
JYUNewsItem Perception of foreign language phonemic contrasts is associated with children’s reading skills
 
Oct 31, 2017
JYUNewsItem Artificial intelligence-based systems help achieve better services and cost savings in the social and health sector
 
Oct 30, 2017
JYUEvent Panel: Narratives of Difficult Pasts in Contemporary Culture Panel
Start date: Nov 10, 2017 03:30 PM
End date: Nov 10, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320
Oct 30, 2017
JYUEvent Uses of the Past Symposium Keynote lectures
Start date: Nov 09, 2017 09:30 AM
End date: Nov 09, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212
Oct 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem French – Finnish effort to solve the open question of matter – antimatter asymmetry in the Universe
 
Oct 30, 2017
JYUEvent Visiting lecture by Prof. Xavier Gandibleux: vOPtSolver, the missing solver of the MCDM community?
Start date: Nov 02, 2017 10:15 AM
End date: Nov 02, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Ag C 421.1