Ulpukka Isopahkala-Bouret

Ulpukka Isopahkala-Bouret

20032020

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Curriculum vitae

 

WORK EXPERIENCE

University Lecturer, University of Helsinki, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Aug 2015 - ongoing
 
• Team leader in the Nordic Centre of Excellence ‘Justice through education’ (since 2013)
 

University Researcher, University of Helsinki, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Dec 2011–Aug 2014, May 2015-

  • Visiting Researcher, 2012–2014 (an honorary appointment), Centre for Research on Ageing and Gender, Department of Sociology, University of Surrey, UK.

Postdoctoral Researcher, University of Helsinki, Institute of Behavioural Sciences, Jul 2007 – Dec 2011

University Lecturer, University of Helsinki, Department of Education, Oct 2006 – Jun 2007

Doctoral Student, University of Helsinki, Department of Education, 2002–2006

Human Resource Development (HRD) Manager/Consultant, Nokia, 1997–2002. Focus Areas: Strategic competence management and development, management & leadership development, planning and implementing of personnel training, teaching and team building activities.

 

RESEARCH LEADERSHIP

I have cultivated my academic leadership by running my own research group ‘Diversification and equality in higher education’ (DIVIDE) http://www.helsinki.fi/kasvatustieteet/divide-sig/ and by co-establishing the ‘Rhizome of Critical Studies in the Education of Adults’ network and ‘AGORA for the study of social justice and equality in education’, led by Prof. Kristiina Brunila http://blogs.helsinki.fi/agora-sje/about-us/.

I am a team leader of ‘Politics & Governance in Justice through Education’ team at the Nordic Centre of Excellence ‘Justice through education in the Nordic countries’ (JustEd NCoE, 2013 – 2018), led by Prof. Gunilla Holm, University of Helsinki and funded by NordForsk. http://blogs.helsinki.fi/just-ed/. Moreover, I am a co-convener of Politics of Education and Education Policy Studies, NERA Network 21, since 2015 and a board Member of Adult Education Research Association (Aikuiskasvatuksen tutkimusseura), since 2010.

Fields of Science

  • 516 Educational sciences

International and National Collaboration

Publications and projects within past five years.