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Mira
Kalalahti
DSocSc, MA(Ed)

Contact

+358 29 450 4029
+358 50 357 3740
Assistentinkatu 5
20500
Turku

Areas of expertise

Sociology of Education
Education Policies
Educational Trajectories
Equality

Biography

I work as a Collegium Researcher at the Turku Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS), and at the Department of Education, at the University of Turku years 2020-2022. I have a title of a Docent in Sociology of Education at the University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Science. 

Teaching

I give lectures on education policies and sociology of education and supervise thesis. 

Research

My research has focused on equality in education, educational choices and biographies, educational trajectories of immigrant-background pupils, education policies and career guidance. My ongoing research focuses on career guidance policies at the local and national levels. I model the career guidance practices and examine the relational expertise and professionalism of career guidance. 

Publications

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