Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

Anna Uitto is the emerita professor in biology education (2023-). She has been the director of the research group focusing on biology education and the education for sustainable development. Her research interests include inquiry approch in biology education, conceptual learning, socio-scientific issues in biology education, out-of-school learning, nature education as well as sustainability education. Besides the research, she has published research-based learning material for teacher education and school education.

Education/Academic qualification

Title pf Docent

Award Date: 15 May 2000

Filosofian tohtori

Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences
  • Biology education
  • Science education
  • Sustainability education
  • Biodiversity education
  • 118 Biological sciences
  • Ecology

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.