Appointments

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Ville Jokela appointed managing director of Aalto University Campus & Real Estate

Jokela will start in his new role 1 January 2020
Appointments, Campus, Press releases, University
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Aalto-yliopistokiinteistöt ACRE toimitusjohtaja managing director Ville Jokela Kuva: Kalle Kataila

Andreas Mortensen to Aalto University Board

The new member brings broad international expertise of the university environment to the board.
Appointments, University
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Kokoushuone Dipoli-rakennuksessa. Kuvassa näkyy pöytä ja sen ympärillä erivärisiä tuoleja.

A “lifelong interest in coding” is not a requirement for seeking a career in technology

Johanna Kaipio, Professor of Practice, ventured onto the path of technology as a result of an interest in psychology, mathematical subjects and medicine in upper secondary school. Now, as a researcher of health and social care information systems, Kaipio brings these elements together.
Appointments
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Johanna Kaipio seisoo ulkona, taustalla ruskan värittämä pihlajapuu ja pensaita.

Martin Andraud: Research work is much like doing sports

Assistant professor Martin Andraud combines artificial intelligence research with integrated circuit design to develop more energy-efficient and adaptable everyday devices
Appointments, Research & Art
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portrait of assistant professor Martin Andraud. Photo: Evelin Kask

New Service Heads at Research Services

Sanna-Maija Kiviranta has been appointed as Head of Pre-Award Services and Jukka Hyvönen has been appointed as Head of Post-Award Services. Both teams support Aalto University's researchers in research funding.
Appointments, Research & Art
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Head of Post-Award Services Jukka Hyvönen and Head of Pre-Award Services Sanna-Maija Kiviranta

Professor Samuel Kaski selected to the Finnish government’s Research and Innovation Council

The new council was elected on October 10.
Appointments
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Samuel Kaski indoors at Aalto University premises

Saija Toivonen appointed as Assistant Professor of Real Estate Economics

Toivonen examines changes in the real estate sector and commercial real estate markets using the tools of futures research.
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Saija Toivonen

Tiina Tuurnala named as Aalto University School of Engineering Alumna of the Year 2019

'My current position is an excellent vantage point for working toward zero-emission seafaring together with other stakeholders.'
Appointments, Press releases
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Tiina Tuurnala, Alumna of the Year 2019, School of Engineering

Maaria Nordman appointed as Assistant Professor of geoinformatics

Nordman’s research focuses on geodynamics, geodesy and positioning.
Appointments
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Professori Maaria Nordman istuu rakennetun ympäristön laitoksen tilojen edessä.

Elias Oikarinen appointed as Associate Professor of Real Estate Economics

Oikarinen’s main research interests are price formation and dynamics in the housing
market and real estate investment.
Appointments
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Professori Elias Oikarinen Väreen edessä.

Pekka Töytäri appointed as Professor of Practice of product-service systems sales    

The professorship focusing on sales management is established with donations from the Weisell Foundation, Valmet and Wärtsilä.  
Appointments, Cooperation
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Pekka Töytäri_Tuote-palvelujärjestelmien myynnin työelämäprofessori

How to create things that don’t exist

The newest theoretical physics professor at Aalto calculates what we need to do to create electronic states that can’t otherwise exist in nature, and how we can harness them for quantum computing
Appointments, Research & Art
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Professor Lado in the physics department coffee room

Dr. Nikolas Breitkopf appointed as postdoctoral researcher in the Department of Finance

Dr. Nikolas Breitkopf has been appointed as postdoctoral researcher in Finance in the Department of Finance.
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Weiwei Lin appointed Associate Professor of Structural Engineering

His research and teaching contribute to the future of design, construction, and maintenance of Finnish bridges and other structures.
Appointments
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Professor Weiwei Lin

Jan Blech designs software for the new industrial revolution

Professor of Practice is setting up a new research facility for the factories of the future
Appointments, Research & Art
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Aalto University professor of practice Jan Blech photo by Jaakko Kahilaniemi

Timo Korkeamäki appointed dean of School of Business

Professor Korkeamäki joins Aalto from the Hanken School of Economics
Appointments, Press releases
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Timo Korkeamäki. Kuva: Aalto-yliopisto / Mikko Raskinen.

Leadership position nominations at the departments of the School of Arts, Design and Architecture

New nominations in leadership positions at the School of Arts, Design and Architecture for the term 1.9.2019 - 31.8.2024:
Appointments, Research & Art
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Photo: Unto Rautio

New professors appointed to the School of Arts, Design and Architecture

Four new professors will join Aalto University during the summer and early autumn.
Appointments, Research & Art
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Uusia professorinimityksiä AaltoARTSissa

Olli Varis appointed Aalto Distinguished Professor

Professor Olli Varis of the Department of Built Environment, School of Engineering, has been appointed Aalto Distinguished Professor. The title is awarded to professors of exceptional academic merit.
Appointments
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Olli Varis nimitetty Aalto-professoriksi

Lauri Saarinen: Make production local and sustainable by highlighting the cost of global supply networks

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Management Lauri Saarinen: “I grew tired of the fact that all goods and components had to be purchased in large batches and with long delivery times– while at the same time, production plants were closing down in Finland”
Appointments
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Kuva: Matti Ahlgren