EquJust at the UTA web page
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EquJust group leader: professor Anja Heikkinen (anja.heikkinen@uta.fi)

EquJust research group is part of School of Education, University of Tampere. Its research activities are organized around thematic subgroups. Here you can find introductions of the UTA researchers and our national and international colleagues belonging to the group. Our group is open for new students and researchers interested in EquJust themes. If you’re interested, please feel free to contact professor Anja Heikkinen.

EquJust researchers

Professor Anja Heikkinen (UTA)

Post-doctoral researchers: Virve Kallioniemi-Chambers (UTA), Jyri Manninen (UEF, SVV),  Ari Sivenius (UEF, SVV), Philipp Gonon (UZH), Lorenz Lassnigg (IHS), Gabriele Molzberger (BUB), Philipp Eigenmann (UZH), Soonghee Han (SNU), Manfred Wahle (DUE), Georgios Zarifis (AUTH), Markus Weil (FHNS), Larissa Jõgi (TLU), Krista Loogma (TLU), Perpetua Kalimasi Kilasi (MU), Ioanna Katsikopoulou (York)

Doctoral students: Dong Seob Lee (UTA), Johanna Lätti (UTA), Joohyun Park (UTA), Jenni Pätäri (UTA), Katriina Tapanila (UTA), Sini Teräsahde (UTA), Outi Sipilä (UTA), Annika Pastuhov (ÅA, SVV), Bryson Kinyaduka (MU & UTA), Stefanie Stolz (Zurich & UTA), Loriana Metzger (BUB)

Additionally MA students in UTA and partner universities.

National and international collaboration

The national and international collaboration of EquJust-group builds of long-term relations and current activities with colleagues and partners in different parts of the world. The collaboration focuses mainly on research seminars, supervision, joint teaching, study circles and publications.

Main national affiliate organizations and networks

  • Universities of Zurich (Philipp Gonon, Markus Weil), Mzumbe (Perpetua Kalimasi Kilasi, Bryson Kinyaduka), Thessaloniki (Georgios Zarifis), Aalborg (Palle Rasmussen) and Duisburg-Essen (Manfred Wahle); Seoul National University (Soonghee Han), Institute of Advanced Studies Vienna (Lorenz Lassnigg) and Tallinn University (Larissa Jõgi, Krista Loogma).
  • Vocational Education and Culture -research network; ReWell (Promoting regional wellbeing through adult and vocational education) collaboration; EERA Politics of Education network; ESREA Policy Analysis -, History of Adult Education -, Professionals of Adult Education – and Active Democratic Citizenship networks.

UTA researchers

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Professor Anja Heikkinen
Doctoral student Johanna Lätti
Doctoral student Jenni Pätäri
Doctoral student Katriina Tapanila
Doctoral student Sini Teräsahde