Topic outline

  • General

    Doctoral seminar - Autumn 2021

    This seminar is meant for doctoral students doing their thesis about organization-, leadership-, knowledge- and people-related issues.

    • By participating during max two years you earn 3 credits.

    • Seminar is obligatory for doctoral students  who have been accepted 2021 or earlier.

    • In all, the seminar is organized at least four times per year, often monthly.

    • Each seminar session lasts max three hours, starting 9 o'clock

    What is expected from a student

    Each student is expected to present their work at least three times, submit their material beforehand and to act as an opponent three times.

    During each session

    One hour is used for each presentation: around 20 minutes as an introduction followed by discussion with comments and questions. One of the fellow students is selected as the official opponent. (S)he has two weeks time to comment the work based on the material received from the candidate.

    Enroll to your supervising or advising professor
    • Marina Biniari, email:

    • Eila Järvenpää, email:

    • Niina Nurmi, email:

    • Esa Saarinen, email:

    • Matti Vartiainen, email:

    • Natalia Vuori, email: