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    Finland

  • PL 4 (Vuorikatu 3), 415

    HELSINGIN YLIOPISTO

    Finland

1982 …2019
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Personal profile

Curriculum vitae

home page: blogs.helsinki.fi/ristosaarinen

Dr.theol. 1988 University of Helsinki

Dr. phil. 1994 University of Helsinki

Dr. theol. h.c. 2017 University of Copenhagen

I am Professor of Ecumenics (tenured) and Director of Academy of Finland's Centre of Excellence "Reason and Religious Recognition" (2014-2019).

My research and teaching deals with ecumenism, the European Reformations and contemporary systematic theology.

Curriculum vitae

I am Professor of Ecumenics (tenured) and Vice-Dean for Research at the Faculty of Theology (2014-2017)

Keywords

  • 614 Theology
  • 611 Philosophy

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

Publications 1982 2019

Anerkennung: Theologie

Saarinen, R., 2019, Handbuch Anerkennung. Siep, L., Ikaheimo, H. & Quante, M. (eds.). Wiesbaden: Springer VS, 6 p. (Springer Reference Geisteswissenschaften).

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

Heroische Tugend (Protestantismus)

Saarinen, R., 2019, Compendium heroicum (Online-Lexikon). Asch, R. G., Aurnhammer, A., Feitscher, G. & Schreurs-Morét, A. (eds.). Freiburg: Albert-Ludwigs-Universität Freiburg

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingEntry for encyclopedia / dictionaryProfessional

Open Access
File

Monika Michałowska: Richard Kilvington’s “Quaestiones super libros Ethicorum”: A Critical Edition with an Introduction [Book review]

Saarinen, R., 1 Apr 2019, In : Speculum. 94, 2, p. 566-567 2 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review (scientific)Scientific

Moraalinen rohkeus: vahvuutta ja avoimuutta

Saarinen, R., 2019, Kaikenlaista rohkeutta. Hetemäki, I., Koskinen, H., Pulkkinen, T. & Väliverronen, E. (eds.). Helsinki: Gaudeamus, p. 165-182 18 p.

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

Open Access
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Mutual Recognition in Theology and Modern Society

Saarinen, R., 2019, p. 87-116. 30 p.

Research output: Conference materialsPaperResearchpeer-review

Projects 2008 2019

Protestant Roots of Finnish National Identities

Sinnemäki, K., Portman, A., Nelson, R., Karlsson, F., Pirttilä-Backman, A., Sumiala, J., Knuutila, J., Laine, E., Laine, T., Saarinen, R., Pessi, A. B., Lauha, A., Stenius, H., Meinander, H., Pihlström, S., Helkama, K., Hakkarainen, M., Slotte, P., Ahlholm, M., Kivistö, S., Räsänen, A., Saarikivi, J., Tolonen, M., Kantola, A., Martikainen, P., Hurri, S., Finell, E., Mangeloja, E., Tilli, J., Markkola, P., Ketola, K., Rentto, J., Partti, H., Huhta, I., Niemi, H., Kuningas, J., Huttunen, N., Ahonen, P. & Ihalainen, P.

19/08/2014 → …

Project: Research project

Mortality – Kuolevaisuus

Pihlström, S., Knuuttila, S., Saarinen, R., Heinämaa, S., Pessi, A. B., Kivistö, S., Peräkylä, A., Vainio, S. & Hänninen, J.

20/11/201320/02/2014

Project: Research project

Ecumenical Recognition and Toleration of Otherness

Saarinen, R., Pihkala, P., Hietamäki, M. & Hellqvist, E.

SUOMEN AKATEMIA

01/09/201231/08/2016

Project: Research project

Prizes

Academia Europaea membership

Risto Saarinen (Recipient), 2015

Prize: Prizes and awards

Dr. theol. h.c.

Risto Saarinen (Recipient), 2017

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities 1995 2018

Ecumenical Recognition

Risto Saarinen (Speaker)
6 Oct 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

John Barclay

Risto Saarinen (Host)
26 Oct 2018

Activity: Hosting a visitor typesAcademic visit at UH

Recognition in Theology

Risto Saarinen (Speaker)
6 Mar 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Universität Wien

Risto Saarinen (Visiting researcher)
13 Jun 201818 Jun 2018

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Recognition and Fides

Risto Saarinen (Speaker)
12 Jun 2018

Activity: Talk or presentation typesInvited talk

Press / Media

mtv3 reformaatio

Risto Saarinen

31/10/2017

1 media contribution

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Alfa TV: oppi luottamuksesta

Risto Saarinen

25/10/2017

1 media contribution

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oppi rakkaudesta, yle 1 pisara

Risto Saarinen

01/01/2015

1 media contribution

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oppi rakkaudesta, nelja eri radiojuttua

Risto Saarinen

01/01/2015

1 media contribution

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a-studio, sananvapaus ja pilakuvat

Risto Saarinen

05/10/2012

1 media contribution

Press/Media: Press / Media