Docent (Dosentti)

​The University may award the title of dosentti (docent) to a person who has comprehensive knowledge of his or her own field, a capacity for independent research or artistic work demonstrated through publication or some other manner, and good teaching skills.

The qualification requirements of a docent correspond to previous regulations, but since 1 January 2010, a docent is no longer in an employment relationship with the University solely on the basis of the docentship.

The University has given guidelines about the Title of dosentti (docent) and awarding it.


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