Faculty of Humanities

University of Turku’s 100th Anniversary Work Composed by Mikko Heiniö

25.03.2019

Composer, Professor Emeritus of Musicology Mikko Heiniö has composed the anniversary work entitled Syvyyden yllä tuuli (Wind above the Depths) of the University of Turku’s centenary that will be celebrated next year. The composition will be performed for the first time at the University of Turku’s Anniversary Celebration in February 2020.

KKL Research day

Time

29.3.2019 at 13.00 - 16.00
PROGRAM 13:15-13:20 Deputy Head of School Matti Peikola opens the research day (TSE-OP lecture hall, Turku School of Economics) 13:20-13:30 The Research Centre for Language Learning introduces itself (TSE-OP lecture hall, Turku School of Economics) 13:30-14:30 Workshops (rooms LS08, LS09, LS10, LS12...

Literature, Ethics and Wellbeing

Time

15.5.2019 at 12.00 - 16.00
In this joint seminar organised by SELMA and LaWe (Centre for the Study of Language and Wellbeing), we explore various ways of understanding the potential of literature to promote wellbeing. We are interested in wellbeing in a broad, cultural sense and will discuss its links to ethical issues such...

New Researchers at Turku Institute for Advanced Studies Tackle Pioneering Projects

14.02.2019

Turku Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS) strengthens its position as a leading multidisciplinary research unit in humanities and social sciences after recruiting new researchers, ten of whom started their work at the beginning of 2019. During their three-year projects, the Institute’s researchers will conduct a diverse range of interdisciplinary, innovative and socially impactful research.

Researching Security

Time

8.2.2019 at 10.00 - 15.00
The seminar explores the concept of security from theoretical and methodological perspectives with the empirical focus on Finland and Sweden. The seminar is a part of the Kone Foundation funded project Muuttuvat uhkakuvat ja valvonnan mekanismit Suomessa (2018-2020) which examines threat perceptions...

International Master's Degree Programmes

In the application period 3 December 2018 - 31 January 2019 we offer the following International Master's Degree Programmes taught in English, starting in autumn 2019.

Advisory Board of the Faculty of Humanities

The purpose of the Advisory Board is to act as a co-operative body of the faculty and its key stakeholders and to promote the education and social development of faculty research.