University of Jyväskylä

Upcoming dissertations

Feb 23, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 23.2.2018 KM Kati Keski-Mäenpää (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Education)
Start date: Feb 23, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 23, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, Ruusupuisto, RUU D104 Helena KM Kati Keski-Mäenpää defends her doctoral dissertation in Education "Towards Student-Centred Pedagogy: Action Research with Ethiopian Village School Teachers". Opponent Professor Eustella Bhalalusesa (University of Dar es Salaam) and custos Professor Elina Lehtomäki (University of Jyväskylä).
Feb 24, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.2.2018 LL Kari Kähönen (Faculty of Education and Psychology, Psychology)
Start date: Feb 24, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 24, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 LL Kari Kähönen defends his doctoral dissertation in Psychology "Uupumisesta hyvinvointiin; työuupuneiden ryhmäpsykoterapeuttinen kuntoutusmalli BALANSSI". Opponent Professor Kirsi Honkalampi (University of Eastern Finland) and Custos Professor Katariina Salmela-Aro (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Feb 24, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 24.2.2018 M.Sc. Juho Kopra (Faculty of Mathematics and Science, Statistics)
Start date: Feb 24, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Feb 24, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.Sc.Juho Kopra defends his doctoral dissertation in Statistics "Statistical modelling of selective non-participation in health examination surveys". Opponent Professor Jane Hutton (University of Warwick) and Custos Professor Juha Karvanen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 09, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.3.2018 M.Sc. Franziska Dickel (Facul­ty of Mat­hema­tics and Science, Ecology and Evolutionary Biology)
Start date: Mar 09, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 09, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.Sc. Franziska Dickel defends her doctoral dissertation in Ecology and Evolutionary Biology "Medicative diet - the importance of diet and prophylactic treatment on survival and immunity of polyphagous Arctia plantaginis (Arctiidae) larvae". Opponent Dr. Jessica Abbott (University of Lund, Sweden) and Custos Professor Johanna Mappes (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Mar 09, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.3.2018 M.A. Seija Johnson (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Ethnology)
Start date: Mar 09, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 09, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Seija Johnson defends her doctoral dissertation in Ethnology "I den folkliga modedräktens fotspår. Bondekvinnors välstånd, ställning och mode­medvetenhet i Gamlakarleby socken 1740−1800". Opponent Senior Lecturer, Docent Pia Olsson (University of Helsinki) and Custos Professor Outi Fingerroos (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Mar 09, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.3.2018 VTL Katri Viitasalo (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Social Work)
Start date: Mar 09, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 09, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Ulappa-sali, Kokkolan yliopistokeskus Chydenius VTL Katri Viitasalo defends her doctoral dissertation in Social Work ”Äitien pyrkimykset ja toimintamahdollisuuksien valikko. Käsitteellinen tutkimus äitien taloudellisista toimintamahdollisuuksista” (Aspirations and capability set of mothers. A conceptual study on mothers´ financial capabilities). Opponent Professor Eeva Jokinen (University of Eastern Finland) and custos Professor Aila-Leena Matthies (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Mar 16, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 16.3.2018 M.Sc. Jussi Heikkilä (Jyväskylä University School of Business and Economics, Economics)
Start date: Mar 16, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 16, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.Sc. Jussi Heikkilä defends his doctoral dissertation in Economics "Empirical Analyses of European Intellectual Property Rights Institutions". Opponent Associate Professor Aija Leiponen (Cornell University) and Custos Professor Ari Hyytinen (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Mar 24, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 9.3.2018 M.Soc.Sc. Azewanre Benedicta Omo­karo (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Social and Public Policy)
Start date: Mar 24, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Mar 24, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, C4 M.Soc.Sc. Azewanre Benedicta Omo­karo defends her doctoral dissertation in Social and Public Policy "Moving Forward Sustainability: Material and Social Con­ditions of Electronic Waste Management in Nigeria". Opponent Assistant Professor, Ph.D. Sarah A. Moore (University of Wisconsin-Madison) and Custos Academy Researcher Sakari Taipale (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.
Apr 06, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 6.4.2018 M.A. Eveliina Pennanen (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Communication)
Start date: Apr 06, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 06, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, S212 M.A. Eveliina Pennanen defends her doctoral dissertation in Communication "Hallinnollinen vuorovaikutus sairaalatyöyhteisössä". Opponent Senior Lecturer, Docent Tuula-Riítta Välikoski (University of Tampere) and Custos Senior Lecturer Leena Mikkola (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in Finnish.
Apr 13, 2018
JYUEvent Dissertation: 13.4.2018 M.A. Jarmo Seppälä (Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences, Economic History)
Start date: Apr 13, 2018 12:00 PM
End date: Apr 13, 2018 03:00 PM
Location: Seminaarinmäki, H320 M.A. Jarmo Seppälä defends his doctoral dissertation in Economic History "Institutional perspectives on retailing: Rethinking the adoption of largescale retailing in Finland", Opponent Researcher II, PhD Espen Ekberg (Handelshøyskolen BI) and Custos Professor Juha-Antti Lamberg (University of Jyväskylä). The doctoral dissertation is held in English.