31.05.2011

Parallel workshops

 

13.30–15.30 

Workshop program

 

Group 1. Paid employment and care for older family members

Venue: Room Ag C516.1

 

Chair:

Dr. Li-yeh Fu, National Yang-Ming University

Discussants:

Dr. Heli Valokivi, University of Tampere

Prof. Jorma Sipilä, University of Tampere

 

Presentations:

  • Researcher Tanja Kuronen, University of Helsinki: Care in Transitional Labour Market
  • Dr. Anu Leinonen, University of Jyväskylä: Masters of their own time? Working Carers’ Visions of Retirement
  • Dr. Outi Jolanki, University of Jyväskylä: To Work or to Care? Working Women’s Decision-Making
  • Dr. Gary Fry, University of Leeds: Spousal Care: Issues and Support in the UK

 

Timetable:

Presentations 15 min/presentation, comments 10 min/discussant, discussion 25-40 min.

 

Group 2. Paid employment and child care

Venue: Lea Pulkkinen Hall

 

Chair:

Prof. Kaisa Kauppinen, Finnish Institute of Occupational Health

Discussants:

Dr. Marjo Kuronen, University of Jyväskylä

Prof. Teppo Kröger, University of Jyväskylä 

 

Presentations:

  • Dr. Katja Repo, University of Tampere: The Finnish Child Home Care Allowance in the Framework of Combining Work and Family
  • Prof. Yueh-Ching Chou, National Yang-Ming University: Predictors of Reconciliation between Work and Care among Mothers with a Child with Intellectual Disabilities
  • Dr. Johanna Lammi-Taskula, National Institute for Health and Welfare: Employed Parents´ Help to Own Parents
  • Dr. Antti Teittinen, Finnish Association on Intellectual and Developmental Disabilities: Employment and Family Care in Contemporary Welfare System: A Case of People with Learning Disabilities in Finland

 

Timetable:

Presentations 15 min/presentation, comments 10 min/discussant, discussion 25-40 min.