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Jan 23, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 31.1. Music Mood Annotation Using Semantic Computing and Machine Learning (Saari)
Master of Arts Pasi Saari defends his doctoral dissertation in Musicology ”Music Mood Annotation Using Semantic Computing and Machine Learning”. Opponent Professor Björn W. Schuller (University of Passau, Saksa) and custos Professor Petri Toiviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The event is in English.
Jan 21, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 30.1. Mercury beats Minerva? Essays on the Accelerating Impact of Market Logic Permeating Higher Education (Juusola)
M.Sc. (Econ) Katariina Juusola defends her doctoral dissertation in Marketing ”Mercury beats Minerva? Essays on the accelerating impact of market logic permeating higher education”. Opponent Professor Behlül Üsdiken (Sabanci University, Turkki) and custos Professor Kimmo Alajoutsijärvi (University of Jyväskylä). The event is in English.
Jan 19, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.1. Ecosystem rescue - when protection is not enough (Kareksela)
M.Sc. Santtu Kareksela defends his doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology ”Ecosystem rescue - when protection is not enough”. Opponent Professor Katherine Willis (University of Oxford) and custos Professor Janne Kotiaho (University of Jyväskylä). The event is in English.
Jan 14, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 15.1. Benefit-oriented Socially Engaged Art: Two Cases of Social Work Experiment (Yang)
 
Jan 13, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.1. Emergence and Assessment of 3-to 4-Year-Old Preschoolers’ Socioemotional Skills in Physical Education. (Takala)
Lic.Ph. Katri Takala defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport Pedagogy "3-4 -vuotiaiden päiväkotilasten sosioemotionaalisten taitojen ilmeneminen ja arviointi liikunnassa". Opponent Professor Lasse Lipponen (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Jarmo Liukkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The event is in Finnish.
Jan 08, 2015
JYUNewsItem The number of doctoral degrees exceeds the target again
University has again exceeded the target for the number of doctoral degrees with 158 degrees. In total 1, 446 masters graduated from the University.
Jan 07, 2015
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: Laser Developments and High Resolution Resonance Ionization Spectroscopy of Actinide Elements
M.Sc. Volker Sonnenschein defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics ”Laser Developments and High Resolution Resonance Ionization Spectroscopy of Actinide Elements” on 8 Jan 2015.
Jan 02, 2015
JYUNewsItem The journal Human Technology appoints new editor in chief, Dr. Pertti Hurme
Dr. Pertti Hurme has been appointed the new editor in chief of Human Technology: An Interdisciplinary Journal on Humans in ICT Environments.
Dec 29, 2014
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 10 Jan 2015. Experts and decision-makers are presented as visionary actors while Finnish citizens are viewed passive in taking part in political discussion of the future (Kettunen)
M.Soc.Sc. Anu Kettunen defends her doctoral dissertation in Political Science ”Aika, yksilö- ja yhteiskuntakäsitykset suomalaisessa tulevaisuuspolitiikassa” on 10 January, 2015.
Dec 22, 2014
JYUNewsItem Peerage of Science signs agreement with Brill
Peerage of Science has signed an agreement with Brill, academic publisher, to include their journals in The Select -service in Peerage of Science.