Dean and Vice Deans of the Faculty of Law
Dean Anne Kumpula is one of the professors of the Faculty. The Dean manages and supervises the operations of the Faculty and has general powers to examine and resolve matters that pertain to the Faculty unless otherwise prescribed or stipulated. In addition, the Dean is responsible for the development of the Faculty, the implementation of the University of Turku's strategy at the Faculty and the acceptance of the new students. The Dean acts as a Chair of the Faculty Council and selects the Vice Dean(s) among the professors of the Faculty for the same term of office.
Based upon a proposal made by the Faculty Council, the Rector has, with his decision registered on June 4, 2018, appointed professor Anne Kumpula as Dean of the Faculty of Law as of August 1, 2018 for a duration of his own term of office. The Rector's current term of office ends on July 31, 2019.
In the absence of Dean Kumpula, Vice Dean Alvesalo-Kuusi acts as her deputy.
Professor Alvesalo-Kuusi is responsible for research.
Professor Salminen is responsible for education and teaching.
Anne Kumpula, Dean
Anne Alvesalo-Kuusi, Vice Dean
Janne Salminen, Vice Dean
Noora Kedonperä, Faculty Services Manager
Katja Arola, Head of Academic and Student Affairs
Mirkka Ruotsalainen, Coordinator
Mari Leino, Planning Officer
Marja Andersson, Research Coordinator