Doctoral student
jenni.patari [at]
EquJust research theme: Freedom & Responsibility of Popular Adult Education

Research interests
  • Adult education, esp. popular education
  • History of the Finnish adult education discipline and relations between science and society
  • Citizenship in academic research
  • Societal impact (the 3rd mission) and responsibility of popular education and its research
  • Genealogy
  • Publications and presentations: SoleCRIS
Current activities
  • Doctoral thesis Scientific Knowledge Production and the Will to Knowledge in Popular Education. Supervisors: Professor Anja Heikkinen (UTA). Postdoctoral researcher Antti Saari (UTA)
  • Research Groups and networks besides EquJust: Freedom & Responsibility of Popular Adult Education (SVV), the Finnish Society for Research on Adult Education (ATS), ESREA – Active Democratic Citizenship & Adult Learning network (ADC)

UTA profile