Appointments

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Weiwei Lin appointed Associate Professor of Structural Engineering

His research and teaching contributes to the future of design, construction, and maintenance of Finnish bridges and other structures.
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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
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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
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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:
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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.
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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.
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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”
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Kuva: Matti Ahlgren

In search of more sustainable innovation and design

Industrial designer, Academy Fellow Researcher Andrea Botero Cabrera is interested in unconventional spaces where innovation and collaboration happen, that are not recognized as such.
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Andrea Botero Cabrera, kuva: Mikko Raskinen / Aalto-yliopisto

Assistant Professor Elisa Mekler: Gaming can help to cope with difficult life situations and improve one’s wellbeing

Elisa Mekler found out in her recent study that video games might help people to cope with difficult life situations, which offers a new challenge to game designers
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Kun tietotekniikan laitoksen uusi apulaisprofessori Elisa Mekler teki väitöskirjaansa, pelillistämisen tutkiminen psykologisesta, teoreettisesta näkökulmasta motivaatioteorioita hyödyntäen oli uutta. "Sitä ei yksinkertaisesti tehty aikaisemmin", Mekler sanoo.

Meet the new Innovation Advisors at SCI

We chat to Ilkka Hyytiäinen and Juha Siivola who, along with Tuomas Planman will support the school as innovation advisors
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Juha Siivola ja Ilkka Hyytiäinen. Kuva: Matthew Allinson.

Panu Sainio appointed School of Engineering technology manager

Sainio's responsibilities include the development of the school's Technical Support Services and the Aalto Works block in association with the future users of the block as well as Aalto Campus & Real Estate (ACRE).
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Teknologiapäällikkö Panu Sainio

Krisztina Cziner appointed as Head of Platform Services

She acts as matrix supervisor for all platform managers and will develop the platform concept as well as other ways to support multidisciplinarity.
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Krisztina Cziner

Mayor of Espoo Jukka Mäkelä, Artist Eija-Liisa Ahtila and 13 other influencers in the fields of technology, art and society are awarded an honorary doctorate at Aalto University

Aalto University’s doctoral conferment ceremonies for the fields of art and technology will take place 13 and 14 June 2019 in Dipoli in Otaniemi. Honorary doctors’ panel discussion will be held 11 June.
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Sini Koskimies appointed as Communications Manager for School of Arts, Design and Architecture

Koskimies’ task will be to lead, develop and enhance School of Arts, Design and Architecture communications for more impact.
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Sini Koskimies. Kuva: Kira Hagström

Eero Kontturi appointed Associate Professor in the School of Chemical Engineering

Professor Kontturi’s field of research is Materials Chemistry of Cellulose.
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Eero Kontturi. Kuva: Lasse Lecklin / Aalto-yliopisto

Entrepreneurship education takes a leap forward - Lauri Järvilehto appointed as Professor of Practice

Thousands of students have already completed the program that’s designed to inspire and educate entrepreneurs to build new ventures. Järvilehto aims to develop the program further.
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Aalto Ventures Program team

Appointment to a tenure track position at the Department of Finance

Dr. Juha Joenväärä has been appointed as Assistant Professor (2nd term) of Finance.
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Laura Karvonen appointed as Aalto SCI event coordinator

Laura Karvonen will be responsible for the coordination of the Shaking up Tech event as well as events and conferences of the departments.
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Laura Karvonen

Dean Tuomas Auvinen started his term

The new Dean of School of Arts, Design and Architecture started yesterday, 11 March.
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Tuomas Auvinen / Photo by Joonas Villanen

Jukka Seppälä appointed Vice Dean for Research at the School of Chemical Engineering

The Vice Dean's term will begin on 1 April 2019.
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Professori Jukka Seppälä / Kuva: Anni Hanen