University of Jyväskylä

Upcoming dissertations

May 04, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 4.5.2018 M.Sc. Hanna Arola (Facul­ty of Mat­hema­tics and Science, Environmental Science and Technology)
Start date: May 04, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 04, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, YAA303 M.Sc. Hanna Arola defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Science and Technology "Effects of bioheapleaching technology utilizing metal mine emissions on fish in boreal freshwaters". Opponent Dr. Gregory Pyle (University of Lethbridge, Canada) and Custos Professor Juha Karjalainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 04, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 4.5.2018 M.A. Päivi Kilja (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: May 04, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 04, 2018 04:00 PM
Location: Kokkola University Consortium Chydenius, Ulappa Hall M.A. Päivi Kilja defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "Opintojen henkilökohtaistaminen aikuisoppijoiden kokemana - Eksistentiaalis-fenomenologinen tutkimus näyttötutkintomestarikoulutuksen kontekstissa". Opponent Docent Seija Mahlamäki-Kultanen (University of Tampere) and Custos Professor Juha Hakala (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 04, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 4.5.2018 M.A. Heli Muhonen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: May 04, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 04, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto, RUU D104 Helena M.A. (Education) Heli Muhonen defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "Educational dialogue in the classroom: Scaffolding, knowledge building and associations with academic performance". Opponent Professor Kristiina Kumpulainen (University of Helsinki) and Custos Professor Marja-Kristiina Lerkkanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 11, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 11.5.2018 M.Sc. Gabriella Laatikainen (Facul­ty of In­for­ma­tion Tech­no­lo­gy, Information Systems Science)
Start date: May 11, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 11, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkinen Hall M.Sc. Gabriella Laatikainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Information Systems Science "Financial aspects of business models: Reducing costs and increasing revenues in a cloud context". Opponent Professor Casper Lassenius (Aalto University) and Custos Professor Pasi Tyrväinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 12, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.5.2018 M.Sc. Anna Kavoura (Faculty of Sport and Health Sciences, Sport and Exercise Psychology)
Start date: May 12, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 12, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.Sc. (Sport Sciences) Anna Kavoura defends her doctoral dissertation in Sport and Exercise Psychology ”'Successful and feminine athlete' and 'naturally born fighter': A discursive exploration of female judoka’s identities in Greece and Finland”. Opponent Dr.Soc.Sc. Tuula Juvonen (University of Tampere) and Custos Professor Jarmo Liukkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 12, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 12.5.2018 M.A. Said Juma (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Special Education)
Start date: May 12, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 12, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto, RUU D104 Helena M.A. (Psychology) Said Juma defends his doctoral dissertation in Special Education "Developing inclusive education policy and practice in Zanzibar: Collaborative action research". Opponent Professor Lani Florian (University of Edinburgh) and Custos Docent, Senior Researcher Elina Lehtomäki (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 18, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 18.5.2018 M.A. Seija Manninen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Special Education)
Start date: May 18, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 18, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, MaA211 M.A. (Education) Seija Manninen defends her doctoral dissertation in Special Education "Kouluviihtyvyys ja siihen liittyvät tekijät peruskoulussa ja toisen asteen opinnoissa". Opponent Docent, Senior Researcher Kristiina Lappalainen (University of Eastern Finland) and Custos Professor Hannu Savolainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 18, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 18.5.2018 M.Sc. Päivi Aalto-Nevalainen (Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Management and Leadership)
Start date: May 18, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 18, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.Sc. (Sport Sciences) Päivi Aalto-Nevalainen defends her doctoral dissertation in Management and Leadership ”Vertaileva tutkimus nais- ja miesjohtajien uramenestyksestä liikunta-alalla”. Opponent Professor Liisa Mäkelä (University of Vaasa) and Custos Professor Anna-Maija Lämsä (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 18, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 18.5.2018 M.Sc. Rajendhraprasad Tatikonda (Facul­ty of Mat­hema­tics and Science, Chemistry)
Start date: May 18, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 18, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Ylistönrinne, KEM4 M.Sc. Rajendhraprasad Tatikonda defends his doctoral dissertation in Chemistry "Multivalent N-donor li­gands for the construction of coordination polymers and coordination polymer gels". Opponent Professor Muriel Hissler (Université Rennes, France) and Custos Professor Matti Haukka (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 19, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 19.5.2018 M.Sc. Joonas Heino (Facul­ty of Mat­hema­tics and Science, Mathematics)
Start date: May 19, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 19, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Historica, H320 M.Sc. Joonas Heino defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematics "On the local and global regularity of tug-of-war games". Opponent Professor Juan J. Manfredi (University of Pittsburgh, USA) and Custos Docent Mikko Parviainen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 24, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.5.2018 Lic.Phil. Mauno Keto (Facul­ty of In­for­ma­tion Tech­no­lo­gy, Mathematical Information Technology)
Start date: May 24, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 24, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Gamma Lic.Phil. Mauno Keto defends his doctoral dissertation in Mathematical Information Technology "Optimal sample allocation conditioned on the small-area model, estimator, and auxiliary data". Opponent Professor Ralf Münnich (University of Trier, Germany) and Custos Professor Pekka Neittaanmäki (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
May 25, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 25.5.2018 M.Sc. Kukka-Maaria Ulvila (Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Environmental Management)
Start date: May 25, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 25, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Mattilanniemi, Agora, Lea Pulkkinen Hall M.Sc. Kukka-Maaria Ulvila defends her doctoral dissertation in Environmental Management "'Good for Nature - Good for You'? Values and Sustainable Food Consumption - Promoting Sustainably Produced Food Products to Finnish Consumers". Opponent Assistant Professor Dr. Hanna Leipämaa-Leskinen (University of Vaasa) and Custos Professor Hanna-Leena Pesonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
May 25, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 25.5.2018 M.A. Saila Leukumaa-Autto (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, General History)
Start date: May 25, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: May 25, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.A. Saila Leukumaa-Autto defends her doctoral dissertation in General History "Tavoitteena vahva ja yhtenäinen kansa. Historia ja kieli kansallisen identiteetin rakentamisen välineinä Pätsin aikakauden Virossa 1934-1940". Opponent Docent, Ph.D. Pertti Grönholm (University of Turku) and Custos Academy Research Fellow Simo Mikkonen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.