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Description of research and teaching

Post-doctoral researcher in research project "Ordering the 'Migrant Family': Power Asymmetry Work and Citizenization in Restructuring Welfare Professional Bureaucracies" (SA 1310610)

Member in CoE AgeCare: Centre of Research on Ageing and Care

Keywords

  • 516 Educational sciences
  • migration
  • intercultural eduction
  • social justice
  • welfare service
  • professional knowledge
  • social work
  • intersectionality
  • institutional encounters
  • higher education
  • 5145 Social work
  • 5142 Social policy

International and National Collaboration Publications and projects within past five years.

Publications 2005 2019

Nordic discourses on marginalisation through education

Pihl, J., Holm, G., Riitaoja, A-L., Kjaran, J. I. & Carlson, M., 23 Jan 2018, In : Education Inquiry. 9, 1, p. 22-39 18 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalReview ArticleScientificpeer-review

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Constructing Norms and Silences on Power Issues Related to Diversities Displayed in School Spaces: Analysis of Schools in Finland and the United States

Riitaoja, A-L., Kralovec, E., Layne, H., Liu, H., Orozco, R. & Paavola, H., 2017, Silent partners in multicultural education. Itkonen, T. & Dervin, F. (eds.). Charlotte, NC: INFORMATION AGE PUBLISHING, INC, p. 51-76 26 p. (Research in Multicultural Education and International Perspectives).

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

Finnish Eyes on Border Schools: Teacher Educators Compare Notes

Kralovec, E., Dervin, F. & Riitaoja, A-L., 2017, In : Schools: Studies in Education. 14, 1, p. 8-27 20 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Open Access
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Projects 2013 2025

Activities 2010 2018

Account of Arizona research cooperation possibilities

Tobias Pötzsch (Speaker), Anna-Leena Riitaoja (Speaker)
28 Mar 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesOral presentation

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Sheena Brown

Anna-Leena Riitaoja (Host)
28 May 20188 Jun 2018

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

ETMU Days

Anna-Leena Riitaoja (Speaker: Presenter)
15 Nov 201816 Nov 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

The Challenge of a Global Sociological Imagination

Anna-Leena Riitaoja (Speaker: Presenter)
19 Apr 201820 Apr 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

International Association for the Study of Forced Migration (IASFM)

Anna-Leena Riitaoja (Speaker: Chair), Marianna Vivitsou (Speaker: Chair)
24 Jul 201827 Jul 2018

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

Press / Media

Koulu on erojen tuotantolaitos.

Anna-Leena Riitaoja

06/09/2013

1 media contribution

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Opettaja-lehden haastattelu tutkimukseni tuloksista

Anna-Leena Riitaoja

19/11/2010

1 media contribution

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Uusi luokkajako, radiohaastattelu

Anna-Leena Riitaoja

26/04/2010

1 media contribution

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Helsingin yliopiston Internet-sivut, haastattelu 20.5.2009

Anna-Leena Riitaoja

20/05/2009

1 media contribution

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YLE – Uudenmaan uutiset, radiohaastattelu 19.5.2009

Anna-Leena Riitaoja

19/05/2009

1 media contribution

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