Tieteentekijäpäivä live stream

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The moderator of the event is journalist Kirsi Heikel.


12 Opening words, Executive Director of FUURT Johanna Moisio *

12–13 Panel discussion: Why is it important to discuss research careers? *

Panellists: Senior Ministerial Advisor Paavo-Petri Ahonen, Ministry of Education and Culture, Rector Minna Martikainen, University of Vaasa, Post-doctoral researcher Maria Pietilä, University of Eastern Finland, Rector Vesa Taatila, Turku University of Applied Sciences, and Doctoral Researcher Pauli Väisänen, University of Oulu, Vice President of FUURT and chair of FUURT’s ECR Committee.

13–14 ”Dear PhD holder, we want you!” Employers pitching * Aalto University, Finnish Institute of Welfare and Health (THL), University of Eastern Finland, South-Eastern Finland University of Applied Sciences – Xamk

14-15 Break

15–16.15 Info sessions 

1. How does Finland promote the integration of international academic experts? Manager, Diversity & Talent Boost Network Regina Ainla, Work in Finland 

2. How to find a job outside the university? Senior Consultant Johanna Lipponen, Arespartners

3. Insurance cover and occupational well-being for grant recipients. Unit Manager Pirjo Saari and Grant recipients’ insurance Petra Kaukonen, Mela (Presentation in Finnish) 

4. What kind of support can a FUURT member working in fixed-term contracts receive from the unemployment fund?  Team leader Juhani Räsänen,  The Unemployment Fund for Education and Science  (Presentation in Finnish),

5. News from FUURT! Executive Director of FUURT Johanna Moisio, Vice President of FUURT Sanni Tiitinen and Executive Director of Suomen Mentorit Niina Pitkänen.

*The program between 12 pm – 2 pm will be simultaneously interpreted into English.