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Jul 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem A novel type of virus found in a lake in Central Finland links virus groups
 
Jul 07, 2017
JYUNewsItem The Jyväskylä Summer School as a gateway to internationalizing
 
Jul 04, 2017
JYUNewsItem The new 20-seater eExam room X150 will be opened on 2nd of May
 
Jul 04, 2017
JYUNewsItem Helium ions reveal how viruses attack bacteria
 
Jun 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Rector Matti Manninen’s portrait visible in Building S
 
Jun 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Physical activity counselling affects parents and get children to move
 
Jun 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Implementing VAT in sports fees
 
Jun 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem Leona Gilbert and team POCKIT as a finalist for Helsinki challenge!
 
Jun 19, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 22.6.2017: Chords convey more than just joyful majors and sad minors (Lahdelma)
M.A. Imre Lahdelma defends his doctoral dissertation in Musicology ”At the Interface Between Sensation and Emotion: Perceived Qualities of Single Chords”. Opponent Professor Elvira Brattico (Aarhus University) and custos Professor Jaakko Erkkilä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 15, 2017
JYUNewsItem Support in childhood makes midlife the prime time of life
 
Jun 14, 2017
JYUNewsItem The Academy of Finland postdoctoral researcher position to Amal Attouchi
 
Jun 14, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.6.2017: The autoimmune diseases caused by parvovirus can be prevented in the future
M.Sc. Kanoktip Puttaraksa defends her doctoral dissertation in Cell and Molecular Biology ”Pathogenic mechanisms of how human parvovirus break self-tolerance”. Opponent Doctor Nancy C.Horton (University of Arizona, USA) and custos Professor Adjunct Professor Leona Gilbert (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 14, 2017
JYUNewsItem University of Jyväskylä’s impact in Finland over 1.1 billion euros and 12,000 jobs
 
Jun 14, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.6.2017: Data mining techniques reveal new knowledge on Finnish educational system (Saarela)
MSc Mirka Saarela defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Automatic Knowledge Discovery from Sparse and Large-Scale Educational Data - Case Finland”. Opponent Professor Rolf Vegar Olsen (University of Oslo) and custos Professor Tommi Kärkkäinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 14, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.6.2017: Hepatitis E to benefit breast cancer treatment in the future
M.Sc. Marie Stark defends her doctoral dissertation in Cell and Molecular Biology ”Recombinant Nanocapsids for Targeted Theranostic Delivery”. Opponent Professor John Johnson Jr. (Scripps Research Institut, California) and custos Professor Varpu Marjomäki (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 13, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: The use of silver nanoparticles in consumer products creates an environmental hazard
M.Sc. Juho Rajala defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science ”Behaviour of sediment-associated silver nanoparticles and their toxicity to oligochaeta Lumbriculus variegatus”. Opponent Associate Professor Henriette Selck (Roskilde University) and custos Professor Jussi Kukkonen (University of Jyväskylä).
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
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.6.2017 Ikääntyvät ja työhyvinvointi. 45-64-vuotiaiden työssäjaksamiskokemuksia (Eriksson)
Lic.A. (Psych.) Tuula Eriksson defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Ikääntyvät ja työhyvinvointi. 45-64-vuotiaiden työssäjaksamiskokemuksia”. Opponent Professor Emerita Marjatta Vanhalakka-Ruoho (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Lecturer Sauli Puukari (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
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.