Welcome to the Association of Researchers and Teachers of  Jyväskylä!

Association of Researchers and Teachers of Jyväskylä (Jytte) is the local branch of The Finnish Union of University Researchers and Teachers (FUURT), which is a member of Akava, the national trade union confederation for highly educated people.

Jytte oversees its members’ interests pertaining to the labour law, social benefits, and wages at the University of Jyväskylä. Jytte provides its members with help and support in relation to problematic situations related to work and unemployment. The members’ well-being is also supported through regular recreational activities. The union is represented on the board and work groups of the FUURT.

As a member of Jytte, you are not alone. The number of Jytte members is currently around 800 and you will have the strong support group of the local branch and the entire trade union by your side. You are welcome to follow and join us!