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Teachers Workshop Spring 2022

Time

24.5.2022 at 10.00 - 15.10
The workshop would involve a 15min presentation on each spring course and 5 mins for discussion with the exception of longitudinal methods (30 minutes in total). See below the provisional schedule. Provisional schedule 10.00-10.20 Introduction and overview of curriculum 2022-2024 (Patricia McMullin...

European Universities Established New Joint Master’s Degree Programmes – Now Open for Applications!

08.04.2022

The University of Turku is offering two new international Master’s degree programmes as a part of the European EC2U Alliance. The students selected for the programmes have a freedom to customise a personalised study path for themselves which is focused on either language, culture, and society, or sustainable cities and communities. The students also have a chance to obtain a degree from several Alliance universities at once.

New Economies of Artistic Labour – from Entrepreneurship to Sustainable Collectives Project Collects Data on Artists’ Labour and Everyday Life

02.02.2022

New Economies of Artistic Labour – from Entrepreneurship to Sustainable Collectives is inviting artists to write about their experiences on work and everyday life in Finland. The project aims at discovering how artists make a living, how the artistic labour overlaps with other types of labour and the everyday life, and how artistic expertise is accumulated.

Dissertation defence (English): MA Laura Ivaska

Time

7.12.2020 at 12.00 - 18.00
MA Laura Ivaska defends her dissertation in English entitled ”A Mixed-Methods Approach to Indirect Translation: A Case Study of the Finnish Translations of Modern Greek Prose 1952–2004” .The audience can participate in the defence by remote access: https://utu.zoom.us/j/65928266640Opponent...

Turku Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS) appoints five new postdoctoral fellows

19.10.2020

Turku Institute for Advanced Studies (TIAS) has appointed five new postdoctoral fellows to three-year positions, which commence on 1 january 2021. Following a process of international peer review, the successful candidates were chosen from a field of 286 applications for the five positions available (a success rate of 1.7%). They will join an institute which is committed to interdisciplinary working and the development of top-level researchers.

Turku Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (TUCEMEMS)

The Turku Centre for Medieval and Early Modern Studies (TUCEMEMS) is a multidisciplinary research centre funded by the University of Turku. The centre provides support for and advances research activities examining different historical time periods, ranging from late antiquity to the latter part of the 18th  century.

The science and art event Aboagora adopting a new form in August

16.06.2020

Aboagora – Between Arts and Sciences is an annual symposium, bringing together various aspects of academia, the arts, and society. This year, Aboagora dives into the world of water. The Symposium will be held both at the Sibelius Museum as well as online on 19–21 August, 2020. Registration opens on 15 June.