Halttunen & Risku (KLA) EN

by Ursula Anu Maria Kaari last modified Oct 31, 2022 12:00 PM


1. Educational leadership both in the context of schools and early childhood education.
The topics of the thesis can vary but mainly there is a connection to schools or ECE. Thesis may also focus on educational policies. We prefer thesis using qualitative methods but the data sources may vary. Some examples of the previous thesis: The Role of Finnish School Principals in Inclusive Education Practice;
Developing Distributed Leadership in A Multicultural Context;
Putting Values-Based Leadership Approach into Practice: Readings of Jansen Kraemer, H. M.; Leaders facilitating innovation: leadership for innovation in a Finnish university in time of change

2. Pedagogical leadership

Thesis supervisors: Leena Halttunen (leena.halttunen@jyu.fi) and Mika Risku (mika.risku@jyu.fi)

Start date: Spring 2023

The degree programme of the student can be:

  • Special Education
  • Education and Adult Education
  • Early Childhood Education
  • Teacher Education
  • International Master’s Degree Programme

Choose which of our Faculty’s areas of research focus does your own research represent:

  • Wellbeing, learning and interaction at work

Maximum number of theses to be supervised: 5

I can supervise

  • Theses written in English individually.
  • Theses written in English in a group of English-speaking students.
  • Theses written in English in a mixed group of English-speaking and Finnish-speaking students.

I am available on 31 October at 12.30-14 (Zoom): https://jyufi.zoom.us/j/65570941490