• Yliopistonkatu 3

    00014 Helsingin yliopisto

    Finland

  • PL 8 (Siltavuorenpenger 10)

    00014

    Finland

20132020

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Personal profile

Description of research and teaching

I research crafts and craft education from various perspectives: cultural heritage, crafts in various cultures, gender, current tendences of and and craft education, and teacher education.

I'm lecturing on gnereal pedagogy and craft pedagogy. In addition, I supervise teaching practice and theses on BA, MA and PhD levels.

External positions

Dosentti, University of Eastern Finland (UEF)

Sep 2014 → …

Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences
  • Textiles
  • Craft education
  • Cultural Heritage

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

Publications

Critical research approach in craft and fibre art studies in the USA

Kokko, S., 29 Jan 2020, (Submitted) In : International Journal of Education Through Art. 23 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Craft as cultural ecologically located practice: Comparative case studies of textile crafts in Cyprus, Estonia and Peru

Kokko, S. & Dillon, P., Dec 2019, In : Studia Vernacula. 11, p. 8-33 26 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Developing Craft Pedagogy for Older Adults in Care Settings

Salovaara, M. & Kokko, S., Apr 2019, The contributions of education and learning for older adults’ well-being: Proceedings of the 9th Conference of the ESREA -Research Network on Education and Learning of Older Adults (ELOA) . Vilhena, C. & Gregório, M. H. (eds.). Gambelas: Universidade do Algarve, p. 214-231 18 p.

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingConference contributionScientificpeer-review

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Projects

Prizes

Fulbright Mid-Career Professional Development Grant

Sirpa Kokko (Recipient), 16 May 2018

Prize: Prizes and awards

Activities

Edward Elgar (Publisher)

Sirpa Kokko (Reviewer)
28 Jan 202030 Jan 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

SAGE Open (Journal)

Sirpa Kokko (Reviewer)
Mar 2020

Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial work typesPeer review of manuscripts

Vastaväitös

Sirpa Kokko (Supervisor)
6 Mar 2020

Activity: Examination typesOpponent of doctoral dissertation

University of South-Eastern Norway

Sirpa Kokko (Visiting researcher)
11 Feb 202016 Feb 2020

Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

Make&Learn.

Sirpa Kokko (Attendee), Sini Riikonen (Attendee), Kaiju Kangas (Attendee), Pirita Seitamaa-Hakkarainen (Attendee)
17 Sep 201920 Sep 2019

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

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