Tampere University Student's Handbook
Doctoral Programme in Language Studies (DPLA)
Doctoral Programme in Language Studies
Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences
FI-33014 Tampere University
Head of the Doctoral Programme: University Lecturer Liisa Mustanoja
Education Specialist: Sari Raudasoja
Education Assistant: Petra Lappalainen
Planning group for the Doctoral Programme in Language Studies
Chair: Liisa Mustanoja
Doctoral student representatives: Henrik Oksanen and Airin Tegelman
Steering Group for Doctoral Education
Chair: Vice Dean Pekka Verho
The Dean of the Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences
The Dean for example appoints pre-examiners, grants permissions for public defence, appoints staff for the defence (Custos, Opponent, Evaluation board), evaluates Licentiate Theses, approves the changes of supervisors, admits new students, signs degree certificates.
Faculty Council of the Faculty of Information Technology and Communication Sciences
The Faculty Council meetings are on Wednesdays at 13 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 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