University of Jyväskylä

Upcoming dissertations

May 30, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 30.5.2017 Lic.Ph. Jaana Kolu (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Swedish language)
Start date: May 30, 2017 10:00 AM
End date: May 30, 2017 01:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) Lic.Ph. Jaana Kolu defends her doctoral dissertation in Swedish language "Me ollaan mukana tässä exsperimentissä" Lingvistiska resurser och språkpraktiker i tvåspråkiga ungdomssamtal i Haparanda, Stockholm och Helsingfors. Opponent Professor Jarmo Lainio (Stockholm University) and custos Professor Åsa Palviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Swedish.
Jun 01, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 1.6.2017 M.Sc. Anna-Kaisa Ylitalo (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Statistics)
Start date: Jun 01, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 01, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, The old lecture hall, S212 M.Sc. Anna-Kaisa Ylitalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Statistics ”Statistical inference for eye movement sequences using spatial and spatio-temporal point processes”. Opponent Professor Peter J. Diggle (Lancaster University) and custos Academy Researcher Matti Vihola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 02, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 2.6.2017 M.Sc. Sari Järvinen (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Health Promotion and Health Education)
Start date: Jun 02, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 02, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival room, S212 M.Sc. Sari Järvinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Health Promotion and Health Education ”Ohjauksen kirjaaminen: tyypin 2 diabetespotilaiden omahoito ja osaaminen potilasasiakirjoissa”. Opponent Professor Helvi Kyngäs (University of Oulu) and custos Professor Tarja Kettunen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jun 06, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 6.6.2017 LitM Daniela Eklund (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing)
Start date: Jun 06, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 06, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.Sc. Daniela Eklund defends her doctoral dissertation in Science of Sport Coaching and Fitness Testing ”Different-day and same-session combined strength and endurance training: Adaptations in neuromuscular and cardiorespiratory performance, body composition, metabolic health and wellbeing in men and women”. Opponent Professor Dusan Hamar (Comenius University, Slovakia) and custos Professor Professor Keijo Häkkinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 07, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 7.6.2017 KTM Boyang Zhang (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, M.Sc. (Econ)
Start date: Jun 07, 2017 02:00 PM
End date: Jun 07, 2017 05:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi M.Sc. (Econ) Boyang Zhang defends his doctoral dissertation in Organizational Communication & Public Relations ”Understanding evolvíng organisational issues in social media”. Opponent Associate Professor Chiara Valentini (Aarhus University, Denmark) and custos Professor Marita Vos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 09, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.6.2017 M.Soc.Sc. Mimosa Pursiainen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Philosophy)
Start date: Jun 09, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 09, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, The old lecture hall, S212 M.Soc.Sc. Mimosa Pursiainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Philosophy ”On the Aestheticization of Technologized Bodies. A Portrait of a Cyborg(ed) Form of Agency". Opponent Professor Jessica Wiskus (Duquesne University / Aarhus University) and custos Professor Mikko Yrjönsuuri (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 10, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.6.2017 M.Soc.Sc., M.Sc. (Econ) Armi Mustosmäki (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Social and Public Policy)
Start date: Jun 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 Armi Mustosmäki defends her doctoral dissertation in Social and Public Policy ”How Bright Are the Nordic Lights? Job Quality Trends ín Nordíc Countries in a Comparative perspectíve”. Opponent VTT, TkT, Adjunct Professor Tuomo Alasoini (Tekes) and custos Adjunct Professor Timo Anttila (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jun 10, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 10.6.2017 M.A. Ari Tanhuanpää (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Art History)
Start date: Jun 10, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 10, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.A. Ari Tanhuanpää defends his doctoral dissertation in Art History ”Huoli kuvista - merkitys, mieli, materiaalisuus”. Opponent dosentti Riikka Stewen (University of) and custos Professor Annika Waenerberg (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 12, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.6.2017 M.Sc. Stefan Baumeister (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Environmental Management)
Start date: Jun 12, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 12, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora building, Lea Pulkkisen hall M.Sc. Stefan Baumeister defends his doctoral dissertation in Environmental Management ”An Eco-label for the Airline Industry - Instrument for Behavioral Change?”. Opponent Professor KTT Lasi Linnanen (LUT) and custos Professor Hanna-Leena Pesonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Jun 16, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.6.2017 M.Sc. Hanna Ahonen (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Aquatic Sciences)
Start date: Jun 16, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto, D104 (Helena hall) M.Sc. Hanna Ahonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Aquatic Sciences ”Spore-forming parasites infecting muscles of fresh water fishes - ecology and epidemiology”. Opponent Adjunct Professor Perttu Koski (Evira) and custos Professor Jouni Taskinen (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 16, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.6.2017 M.Sc. Mari Napari (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Physics)
Start date: Jun 16, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, FYS1 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 16, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.6.2017 Kirsi Siekkinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Jun 16, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Kokkolan yliopistokeskus Chydenius, Kokkola Kirsi Siekkinen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education ”Koulutuksen tasa-arvon diskurssit ja toimijat peruskoulun tuntijakouudistuksessa”. Opponent Professor Piia Seppänen (University of Turku) and custos Professor Juha Hakala (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 16, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.6.2017 Kaisa Nissi (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Ethnology)
Start date: Jun 16, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 16, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 Kaisa Nissi defends her doctoral dissertation in Ethnology ”Uskonnot, kulttuurit ja perheet. Etnologinen tutkimus suomalaisnaisten ja muslimitaustaisten miesten liitoista Suomessa”. Opponent Academy Researcher, D.Soc.Sc. Anna Rastas (University of Tampere) and custos Professor Laura Stark (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Jun 17, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.6.2017 PsM Elina Marttinen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Jun 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Aud. 3 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.
Jun 17, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 17.6. M.A. Kaisa Ahvenjärvi (Faculty of Humanities and Social Science, Literature)
Start date: Jun 17, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 17, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival hall (S212) M.A. Kaisa Ahvenjärvi defends her doctoral dissertation in Literature ”Päivitettyä perinnettä. Saamelaisen nykyrunouden saamelaiskuvastoja”(Updated tradition. Sámi imagery in contemporary Sámi poetry). Opponent Professor Vuokko Hirvonen (Guovdageaidnu, Norja) and Adjunct Professor Olli Löytty (University of Turku). Custos Professor Sanna Karkulehto (University of Jyväskylä).
Jun 22, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 22.6.2017 M.Sc. Juho Rajala (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Environmental Science)
Start date: Jun 22, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 22, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne 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 22, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 22.6.2017 M.A. Imre Lahdelma (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Musicology)
Start date: Jun 22, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 22, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival room, S212 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 26, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 26.6.2017 MA Saeed Karímí-Aghdam Ordaklou
Start date: Jun 26, 2017 03:00 PM
End date: Jun 26, 2017 06:00 PM
Location: Ylistönmäki
Jun 30, 2017
JYUEvent Dissertation: 30.6.2017 Lic.Sc. (Econ) Tiina Martelius-Louniala (The Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management)
Start date: Jun 30, 2017 12:00 PM
End date: Jun 30, 2017 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Old festival room, S212 Lic.Sc. (Econ) Tiina Martelius-Louniala defends her doctoral dissertation in Management ”Siinä pitää olla vähä teflonii. Tunnekokemuksia johtajana irtisanomistilanteessa” (You do need to develop a non-stick surface. Leaders’ emotional experiences in severance situations). Opponent Professor Arja Ropo (University of Tampere) and custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
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 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.