University of Jyväskylä

Year's 2018 dissertations

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Jan 22, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.2.2018 M.Sc. (Econ.) Janne Riekkinen (Faculty of Information Technology, Information Systems Science)
M.Sc. (Econ.) Janne Riekkinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science "Streaming Era Digital Media Piracy - An Integration of Three Theoretical Perspectives". Opponent Professor Jukka Heikkilä (University of Turku) and Custos Research Professor Lauri Frank (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Dec 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 17.2.2018 YTM Tuovi Leppänen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
YTM Tuovi Leppänen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "Mitä ryhmässä tapahtuu? Substantiivinen teoria aikuisoppijoiden yhteisövoimaisesta oppimisprosessista". Opponent Principal Lecturer Kari Kiviniemi (Oulu University of Applied Sciences) and custos professor Tapio Puolimatka (University of Jyväskylä).
Feb 06, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.2.2018 Antibiotic contamination of water systems raises concern in developing countries (Ngumba)
MSc. Elijah Ngumba defends his doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science "Occurrence and control of selected antibiotics and antiretroviral drugs in urban hydrological cycles". Opponent Dr Jerker Fick (Umeå University, Sweden) and custos Professor Tuula Tuhkanen (University of Jyväskylä).
Feb 05, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 16.2.2018_ Aging and microRNA messaging: Associations with systemic estrogen levels and physical performance (Kangas)
M.A. Reeta Kangas defends her doctoral dissertation in Gerontology and Public Health ”Aging and microRNA messaging: Associations with systemic estrogen levels and physical performance”. Opponent Professor Carolyn M. Klinge (University of Louisville) and custos Academy Researcher Eija Laakkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Feb 05, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 9 Feb 2018: Trade­offs among intensive forestry, ecosystem services and biodiversity in boreal forests (Pohjanmies)
M.Sc. Tähti Pohjanmies defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology "Trade­offs among intensive forestry, ecosystem services and biodiversity in boreal forests". Opponent Dr. Johan Ekroos (Centre for Environmental and Climate Research Lund University, Sweden) and Custos Prof. Mikko Mönkkönen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 16, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 2.2.2018 M.Sc. Markus Mykkänen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Organizational Communication and Public Relations)
M.Sc. Markus Mykkänen defends his doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication and Public Relations "Autopoiesis of Organisations - The Perspective of the Luhmannian Socíal System Paradigm". Opponent Docent Elisa Juholin (University of Helsinki) and Custos Professor Vilma Luoma-aho (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 17, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27 Jan 2018: Global and local interactions in football: Comparing the development paths of Finland and Hungary (Szerovay)
M.Sc. Mihaly Szerovay defends his doctoral dissertation in Social Sciences of Sport "Global and local interactions in football: Comparing the development paths of Finland and Hungary". Opponent Professor Ramón Llopis Goig (Universitat de Valencia, Espanja) and custos Professor Hannu Itkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 21, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 27.1.2018 FM Tiina Mäkelä (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
FM Tiina Mäkelä defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "A Design Framework and Principles for Co-designing Learning Environments Fostering Learning and Wellbeing". Opponent Professor Teemu Leinonen (Aalto University) and custos Professor Marja-Kristiina Lerkkanen (University of Jyväskylä).
Jan 19, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 26.1.2018 Childhood physical activity is positively related to educational and labor market success (Kari)
M.Sc. Jaana Kari defends her doctoral dissertation in Economics ”Lifelong physical activity and long-term labor market outcomes”. Opponent Professor Ismo Linnosmaa (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Jaakko Pehkonen (University of Jyväskylä).
Jan 16, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 26 Jan 2018 Conservation of traditional rural biotopes in Finland. A social-ecological approach (Raatikainen)
 
Aug 30, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 20.1.2018 Lic.A. Pirjo Lehtovuori (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Lic.A. Pirjo Lehtovuori defends her doctoral dissertation in Psychology ”Psykoterapeutin henkilökohtaisten ominaisuuksien merkitys psykoterapiassa – ja niiden vaikutus tuloksellisuuteen identiteettihaastattelun perusteella” (The significance of the personal characteristics of psychotherapists in psychotherapy and their effect on treatment results based on an identity interview). Opponent Adjunct Professor Henrik Enckell (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Jaakko Seikkula (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 09, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19 Jan 2018: Adorno´s Tragic Vision (Nivalainen)
M.Soc.Sc. Markku Nivalainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”Adorno´s Tragic Vision". Opponent Lecturer Dr. Karoline Gritzner (Aberystwyth University, Wales) and custos Lecturer Olli-Pekka Moisio (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Oct 16, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.1.2018 M.Sc. Jaakko Sääskilahti (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Economics)
M.Sc. Jaakko Sääskilahti defends his doctoral dissertation in Economics ”Retail Banking in the Aftermath of the Financial Crisis”. Opponent Professor Panu Kalmi (University of Vaasa) and custos Professor Jaakko Pehkonen (University of Jyväskylä).
Nov 23, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19.1.2018 M.A. Juha Matikainen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Finnish History)
M.A. Juha Matikainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Finnish history "Parlamentarismin kannattajasta vallankumouksen äänitorveksi: Suomen Sosialidemokraattisen Puolueen lehdistö 1917-1918" (From A Supporter of Parliamentarism to the Voice of the Revolution: The Press of the Social Democratic Party of Finland 1917-1918). Opponent Professor Vesa Vares (University of Turku) and custos Adjunct Professor Heikki Roiko-Jokela (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jan 09, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19 Jan 2018: Hydrogen Plasma Induced Photoelectron Emission from Metal Surfaces (Laulainen)
FM Janne Laulainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Physics "Hydrogen Plasma Induced Photoelectron Emission from Metal Surfaces".Opponent Dr. Dan Faircloth (Rutherford Appleton Laboratory Oxfordshire, U.K.) and custos Dr. Olli Tarvainen (University of Jyväskylä).The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 08, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 19 Jan 2018: The effect of variation in developmental mode on the population dynamics of a spionid polychaete (Pygospio elegans) in a heterogeneous environment
M.Sc. Anne Thonig defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology "The effect of variation in developmental mode on the population dynamics of a spionid polychaete (Pygospio elegans) in a heterogeneous environment". Opponent Dr. Frédérique Viard (Station Biologique de Roscoff, France) and custos Dr. K. Emily Knott (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jan 04, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12 Jan 2018: Probing the limits of existence and pancake-like shapes in lead and thallium nuclei (Badran)
 
Jan 02, 2018
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 12.1.2018 Chinese investment negotiation in Finland explained with Chinese five elements theory (Stopniece)
M.A. Santa Stopniece defends her doctoral dissertation in Intercultural Communication ”Finnish-Chinese intercultural negotiation: power positioning and search for common ground”. Opponent Professor Tony Fang (Stockholm University) and custos Senior Lecturer Marko Siitonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 29, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 1 0.1.2018Exercise and inflammation with special reference to resistance training (Ihalainen)
LitM Johanna Ihalainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Exercise Physiology ”Exercise and inflammation with special reference to resistance training”. Opponent Professor Neil Walsh (Bangor University, UK) and custos Professor Antti Mero (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Dec 28, 2017
JYUNewsItem Dissertation: 5.1.2018 People Power: The Role of Civil Society in Renewable Energy Production (Ruggiero)
M.Sc. (Econ) Salvatore Ruggiero defends his doctoral dissertation in Corporate Environmental Management ”People Power: The Role of Civil Society in Renewable Energy Production”. Opponent Senior Research Fellow, dosentti, KTT Paula Kivimaa (University of Sussex) and custos Professor Hanna-Leena Pesonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.