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Inaugural lectures of new professors at the Faculty of Social Sciences

Tampere University
LocationKalevantie 4, 33104 Tampere
Date27.4.2023 10.15–13.00
Registration deadline: 20.4.2023,13.00
Entrance feeFree of charge
Inaugural lectures of new professors

Warmly welcome to the inaugural lectures of new professors at the Faculty of Social Sciences. The lectures are given in the main auditorium of Päätalo building on the City centre campus. 


13.15 The greetings from the Tampere University, Dean Juho Saari, The Faculty of Social Sciences 

13.30 – 13.50 Professor Salla Atkins (Public Health, especially global health) - Countering inequalities: Social protection for health 

Unfortunately Professor Marita Husso (Social Policy) is unable to give her inaugural lecture at this time. She will give her lecture in the near future.

13.55 – 14.15 Professor of Practice Juha Kaakinen (Social and Public Policy) - Asunnottomuus ja sivistys  

14.20 – 14.40 Professor Panu Raatikainen (Philosophy) - Hyödytön, hyödyllinen teoreettinen filosofia  

After the event, coffee and sparkling wine will be served in the reception area outside the main auditorium. 

Please register via the link by 20 April 2023 at the latest. 






Faculty of Socias Sciences

Further information

Executive assistant Marjo Silvala or Executive assistant Johanna Järvensivu