Tampere University Student's Handbook
Doctoral Programme of Education and Society (DPEDU)
Doctoral Programme of Education and Society
Faculty of Education and Culture
FI-33014 Tampere University
Head of the Doctoral Programme: professori Annalisa Sannino
Study Coordinator: Sari Raudasoja
Education assistant: Seija Söderkultalahti
Planning group for the Doctoral Programme of Education and Society
Chair: Professor Annalisa Sannino
Docent Johanna Annala
University Lecturer Vesa Korhonen
University Lecturer Elina Kuusisto
Reseach Specialist Anneli Lehtisalo
Assistant Professor (tenure track) Juliene Madureira Ferreira
Research Director Tiina Soini-Ikonen
Doctoral student representatives: Venla Tammisalo and Samin Lee.
Study Coordinator Sari Raudasoja, secretary
Steering Group of Education
Chair: Vice Dean Anne Jyrkiäinen
The Dean of the Faculty of Education and Culture
The Dean for example appoints pre-examiners as well as staff for the defense (Custos, Opponent, Evaluation board), evaluates Licentiate Theses, approves the changes of supervisors, admits new students, signs degree certificates.
Faculty Council of the Faculty of Education and Culture
The Faculty Council meetings are on Wednesdays at 12 o’clock. Material for the meeting must be submitted to the presenting official at least one week before the date of the meeting.
Tasks of the Faculty Council are for example granting permissions for public defence, the grading of doctoral dissertations, the approval of curriculum and course offerings of the doctoral programme, the approval of selection criteria for new doctoral students, the handling of appeals.
Presenting official at the Faculty Council: Study Coordinator Sari Raudasoja
Dates of the Faculty Council meetings