University of Jyväskylä

Year's 2017 dissertations

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Nov 24, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 Environmental values in industrial marketing relationships (Hänninen)
M.Sc. (Econ) Nora Hänninen defends her doctoral dissertation in "Environmental Values in Industrial Marketing Relationships”. Opponent Professor Hannu Makkonen (University of Vaasa) and custos Professor Heikki Karjaluoto (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 24, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 1.12.2017 Isometric Force-Time Parameters in Monitoring of Strength Training: With Special Reference to Acute Responses to Different Loading Resistances (Peltonen)
LitM Heikki Peltonen defends his doctoral dissertation in Biomechanics “Isometric force-time parameters in monitoring of strength training – With special reference to acute responses to different loading resistances”. Opponent Professor Jonathan P. Folland (Loughborough University, UK) and custos Professor Janne Avela (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
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
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2.12.2017 We’re on the move all the time”: A study on the forms and meanings of young people’s self-organised physical activity in the framework of space (Hasanen)
M.Sc. Elina Hasanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Sciences of Sport ”´Me ollaan koko ajan liikkeessä´ Tutkimus nuorten omaehtoisen liikkumisen muodoista ja merkityksistä tilan kehyksissä” (“We’re on the move all the time”: A study on the forms and meanings of young people’s self-organised physical activity in the framework of space). Opponent Adjunct Professor Sari Näre (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Hannu Itkonen (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
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
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 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 25.11.2017 EL, LL Marianna Savio (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
EL, LL Marianna Savio defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Technology ”Vauvaperheen perhedynamiikka - Monimenetelmätapaustutkimus perhesuhteista ja vuorovaikutuksesta lapsen ensimmäisen elinvuoden aikana”. Opponent Professor Emeritus Jorma Piha (University of Turku) and custos Professor Jaakko Seikkula (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 17, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 23.11.2017 Sunlit surface waters: exploring the photochemical reactivity of dissolved organic carbon (Gu)
Ms Yufei Gu defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science "Sunlit surface waters: exploring the photochemical reactivity of dissolved organic carbon". Opponent Professor Davide Vione (University of Turin, Italy) and custos FT Anssi Vähätalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Nov 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 24.11.2017 Data-driven Analysis for fMRI during Naturalistic Music Listening (Tsatsishvili)
FM Valeri Tsatsishvili defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Data-driven Analysis for fMRI during Naturalistic Music Listening". Opponent Professor Karen Egiazarian (Tampere University of Technology) and custos Professor Tapani Ristaniemi (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
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 13, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 25.11.2017 Working life, here we come - with better language skills and with more readiness for self-directed learning A study of the students on a multi-form English course at the Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences (Siekkinen)
Lic.Ph. Hellä Siekkinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Applied Linguistics ”Työelämä, täältä tullaan - kielitaitoisina ja itseohjautuvina - Tutkimus opiskelijoista monimuotoisesti toteutetulla englannin opintojaksolla Jyväskylän ammattikorkeakoulussa”(Working life, here we come - with better language skills and with more readiness for self-directed learning A study of the students on a multi-form English course at the Jyväskylä University of Applied Sciences). Opponent Professor Ritva Kantelin (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Ari Huhta (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 10, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.11.2017 Three Different Approaches to Cognitive Fatigue in Patients with a Mild Form of Multiple Sclerosis: Objective Cognitive, Subjective Cognitive and Neurophysiological (Liuha)
PsL Sanna Liuha defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Three Different Approaches to Cognitive Fatigue in Patients with a Mild Form of Multiple Sclerosis: Objective Cognitive, Subjective Cognitive and Neurophysiological”. Opponent PsT, Adjunct Professor Eija Rosti-Otajärvi (Tampere University Hospital) and custos Adjunct Professor Jukka Kaartinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Nov 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13.11.2017 Transmission of Knowledge in Venetian Fourteenth-Century Chronicles (Kuha)
Lic.Phil. Miika Kuha defends his doctoral dissertation in Latin ”Transmission of Knowledge in Venetian Fourteenth-Century Chronicles”. Opponent University Researcher (ricercatore) Marino Zabbia (University of Turin) and custos Professor Outi Merisalo (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Italian.
Nov 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 11.11.2017 Implementing Structured Document Production to Support Enterprise Content Management (Nurmeksela)
M.Sc. (Econ) Reija Nurmeksela defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science ”Implementing Structured Document Production to Support Enterprise Content Management”. Opponent Professor Tero Päivärinta (Luleå University of Technology, LTU, Sweden) and custos Professor Airi Salminen (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
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).
Oct 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 3.11.2017 The wild life of tick-borne pathogens (Cayol)
MSc Claire Cayol defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology "Eco-epidemiology of tick- and rodent-borne pathogens in boreal forests". Opponent Professor Annapaola Rizzoli (Centro Ricerca e Innovazione, Italy) and custos Docent Tapio Mappes (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 27, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 3.11.2017 Collaborative argumentation when solving open-ended problems in an educati-on of degree program of social services (Vapalahti)
M.A. Kati Vapalahti defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Yhteisöllinen argumentointi sosionomikoulutuksessa avoimia ongelmia ratkottaessa”. Opponent Professor Juha Hämäläinen (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Miika Marttunen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 24, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.10.2017 Spectroscopy and lifetime measurements of 166, 168Os (Stolze)
M.Sc. Sanna Stolze defends her doctoral dissertation in Physics "Spectroscopy and lifetime measurements of 166,168Os". Opponent Doctor Marcus Scheck (University of the West of Scotland) and custos Ph.D. Tuomas Grahn (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 28.10.2017 Paramedia: thresholds of the social text (Tavares)
M.A. Sérgio Tavares defends his doctoral dissertation in Digital culture ”Paramedia: thresholds of the social text”. Opponent Associate Professor Rui Torres (University Fernando Pessoa, Portugal) and custos Professor Raine Koskimaa (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 28.10.2017 Pre-service Teachers and Guided Inquiry-Based Science Teaching with Simulations (Lehtinen)
MSc Antti Lehtinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Education ”Pre-service Teachers and Guided Inquiry-Based Science Teaching with Simulations”. Opponent Professor Wouter van Joolingen (Utrecht University, Netherlands) and custos Professor Jouni Viiri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.10.2017 Experimental and computational studies of unconventional main group compounds: stable radicals and reactive intermediates (Hurmalainen)
M.Sc. Juha Hurmalainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Chemistry ”Experimental and computational studies of unconventional main group compounds: stable radicals and reactive intermediates”. Opponent Professor Jaclyn Brusso (University of Ottawa) and custos Professor Heikki Tuononen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 20, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.10.2017 Illuminating Political Experience: Exercises on Hannah Arendt´s Thought (Hyvönen)
M.Soc.Sc. Ari-Elmeri Hyvönen defends his doctoral dissertation in Political Science ”Illuminating Political Experience: Exercises on Hannah Arendt´s Thought”. Opponent Associate Professor (University of Chicago) and custos Professor (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 18, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 28.10.2017 M.A. Johanna Hasu (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
M.A. Johanna Hasu defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Kun siihen pystyy kuitenkin, ei oo mitään järkee olla tekemättä. Oppimisen vaikeudet pianonsoiton opiskelussa - oppilaiden kokemuksia ja opetuksen keinoja”. Opponent Ph.D. Speech Therapist Paula Salmi (Niilo Mäki Instituutti) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.10.2017 Audience experience of commercial videos and feature length films: are they Universal or culturally mediated? (Cañas-Bajo)
MSc Jose Cañas-Bajo defends his doctoral dissertation in Cognitive science ”Audience experience of commercial videos and feature length films: are they Universal or culturally mediated?". Opponent Professor Ed Tan (University of Amsterdam, Netherlands) and custos Professor Pertti Saariluoma (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 13.10.2017 Minorities’ Communication Apprehension and Conflict: An Investigation of Kurds in Iran and Malays in Singapore (Rahmani)
MA Diyako Rahmani defends his doctoral dissertation in Intercultural Communication ”Minorities´ Communication Apprehension and Conflict: An Investigation of Kurds in Iran and Malays in Singapore”. Opponent Assosiate Professor Todd Sandel (University of Macau, China) and custos Professor Stephen Croucher (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 06, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.10.2017 M.A. Heli Häyrynen (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management)
M.A. Heli Häyrynen defends her doctoral dissertation in Management ”Sotilaita vai seikkailijoita? Varusmiespalveluksen johtajakoulutuksen merkityksiä naisille uran ja johtamisosaamisen kannalta”. Opponent Adjunct Professor KTT Mikko Luoma (University of Vaasa) and custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Oct 03, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 7.10.2017 Dialogic Journalism: How Can Journalists Partícipate in the Networks of Social Innovation (Heikka)
M.A. Taneli Heikka defends his doctoral dissertation in Journalism "Dialogic Journalism: How Can Journalists Partícipate in the Networks of Social Innovation". Opponent professor Indrek Ibrus (Tallinn University) and custos Senior Researcher Turo Uskali. The doctoral dissertation is held in English.