University of Jyväskylä

Upcoming dissertations

Aug 09, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: M.Soc.Sc. 9.8.2017 YTM Teea Kortetmäki (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Philosophy)
Start date: Aug 09, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Aug 09, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: The old lecture hall, S212 YTM Teea Kortetmäki defends her doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”Justice in and to Nature: An Application of the Broad Framework of Environmental and Ecological Justice”. Opponent Professor Marion Hourdequin (Colorado College) and custos Professor Mikko Yrjönsuuri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Aug 11, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 11.8.2017 M.Sc. Katja Pynnönen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Gerontology and Public Health)
Start date: Aug 11, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Aug 11, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.Sc. Katja Pynnönen defends her doctoral dissertation in Gerontology and Public Health ”Social engagement, mood, and mortality in old age”. Opponent Professor Kaisu Pitkälä (University of Helsinki) and custos Professor Taina Rantanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Aug 18, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 18.8. M.Sc. (Econ) Juho Jokinen (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Economics)
Start date: Aug 18, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Aug 18, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival room, S212 M.Sc. (Econ) Juho Jokinen defends his doctoral dissertation in Economics ”Essays on wages, promotions and performance evaluations”. Opponent Research Supervisor, Adjunct Professor, PhD Tuomas Pekkarinen (VATT, Aalto University) and custos Professor Jaakko Pehkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Sep 09, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.9.2017 M.Sc. (Econ.), MMus Taina Huttunen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
Start date: Sep 09, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 09, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Seminarium, S212 M.Sc. (Econ.), MMus Taina Huttunen defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Osallistava sävellysmenetelmä musiikinopetukseen: perusopetuksen opetussuunnitelman 2014 tavoitteita ja oppimisen ydinmetaforia toteuttamassa”. Opponent Professor Juha Ojala (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä).
Sep 22, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 22.9.2017 M.Sc. Kati Lehtonen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Social Sciences of Sport)
Start date: Sep 22, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 22, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Liikunta, L304 M.Sc. Kati Lehtonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Sciences of Sport ”Muuttuvat rakenteet - staattiset verkostot. Suomalaisen liikunta- ja urheilujärjestelmän rakenteelliset muutokset 2008-2015”. Opponent Professor Jari Stenvall (University of Tampere) and custos Professor Hannu Itkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Sep 23, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 23.9.2017 PhD Edward Lebaka (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
Start date: Sep 23, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Sep 23, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Seminarium, S212 PhD Edward Lebaka defends his doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Transmission Processes of Indigenous Pedi Music”. Opponent phD Phibion Otukile (University of Botswana) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 06, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 6.10.2017 M.A. (Educ.) Kari Vitikainen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Oct 06, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 06, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, The old lecture hall, S212 M.A. (Educ.) Kari Vitikainen defends his doctoral dissertation in Education ”Kunnon muslimi ja kunnon kansalainen, Turkkilaisten imaamisaarnaajalukioiden oppikirjojen ilmentämän maailmankatsomuksen analyysi”. Opponent Professor Leena Koski (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Tapio Puolimatka (University of Jyväskylä).
Oct 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.10.2017 M.A. Hannele Valtasaari (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Music Education)
Start date: Oct 07, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Oct 07, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Historica, H320 M.A. Hannele Valtasaari defends her doctoral dissertation in Music Education ”Kestääkö ääni? Laulunopetuksen vaikutus opettajaksi valmistuvien äänen laatuun ja ilmaisuun”. Opponent Senior Lecturer, DMus Päivi Järviö (Uniarts Helsinki / Sibelius Academy) and custos Professor Jukka Louhivuori (University of Jyväskylä).