Master of Arts (Education), University of Lapland, 27.1.2009
Major Media Education, minors Educational Psychology, Media Science/Audiovisual Media Culture, Education, Management

Teacher’s pedagogical studies (60ECTS), during semester 2016-2017

Matriculation examination, Lyseonpuiston lukio (Rovaniemi), 31.5.2003

Posts and Positions

Project Manager, DigiGO! project (ESF), University of Lapland, 1/2017-present

Coordinator, UArctic Thematic Network on Teacher Education, 1/2017-present

Researcher, the CRICS (9/2016 – ) and the Playful Lapland (8/2017 -) projects (TEKES), University of Lapland

University Teacher (Media Education), University of Lapland, 01/2016-05/2016

Development Manager of Faculty Of Education (substitute), University of Lapland, 08-12/2015

Researcher/Project Planner, University of Lapland, 01-07/2015

Project Researcher in Koulukino – Skolbio ry. working with the experts of National Audiovisual Institute KAVI, 05/2014 – 9/2014, Helsinki

Teacher (part-time), University of Lapland, Faculty of Education, 01-02/2014

Project Researcher in the Foundation for Cultural Policy Research (CUPORE) working with the experts of Finnish Centre for Media Education and Audiovisual Media MEKU, 01/2013-01/2014, Helsinki

Project Manager/reseacher in the TravEd research project 12/2011-11/2012 and in the MediPro research project, 03-12/2012, University of Lapland, Centre for Media Pedagogy

Visiting Scholar at Stanford University in Human Sciences & Technologies Advanced Research Institute H-STAR, 03-04/2012 (2 months)

Researcher, University of Lapland, Centre for Media Pedagogy, 01/201112/2012. (during 1-6/2011 funding provided by the Doctoral Programme for Multidisciplinary Research on Learning Environments, University of Turku, Finland)

Project Manager/researcher, MediPeda III research project, University of Lapland, Centre for Media Pedagogy,  03–12/2010

Project researcher, InnoPlay research project, University of Lapland, Centre for Media Pedagogy, 01/2009–02/2010

Trainee, University of Lapland, Centre for Media Pedagogy, 1.5.2008–30.6.2008 and 1.8.–31.8.2008 (3 months)

Most important visits abroad

Visiting Scholar in Human Sciences and Technologies Advanced Research Institute H-STAR at Stanford University, California (March-April, 2012) 

Visit in Finlandia University, Hancock, Michigan and Stanford University, California (April 2010)

Visit and data gathering of InnoSchool project in Mesa Union School, Ventura County; visit at the University of Santa Barbara, California (April 2009)