Faculty of Social Sciences

The new pages for Faculty of Humanities are available at https://www.jyu.fi/hytk/fi/en/.

The new pages for Department of Psychology are at https://www.jyu.fi/edupsy/fi/laitokset/psykologia/en.

Faculty of Social Sciences - World-class research in psychology and social sciences

Research in psychology and philosophy are among the best 200 in the world.

New FiDipro professorship

From 2015 to 2019, the University of Jyväskylä is hosting the project “Transformations of Concepts and Institutions in the European Polity”. It is related to the Finnish Distinguished Professorship (FiDiPro) of Research Professor Niilo Kauppi (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique and University of Strasbourg, France) and is associated with the Finnish Centre in Political Thought and Conceptual Change (PolCon).

World-renowned longitudinal studies

The Department of Psychology is globally renowned for its range of longitudinal studies covering various stage of human life

Longitudinal studies at the Department of Psychology

New MEG laboratory

The University has purchased MEG equipment and established the Jyväskylä Centre for Interdisciplinary Brain Research (CIBR) within the Faculty of Social Sciences.