DTC for Technology and Natural Sciences

Meeting schedule of the committee for 2018

Tuesday 23.1.2018 at 13.15
Tuesday 20.2.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 20.3.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 24.4.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 22.5.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 12.6.2018 at 12.15
Summer vacation on July
Tuesday 21.8.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 18.9.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 23.10.2018 at 12.15 (October schedule to be confirmed later)
Tuesday 20.11.2018 at 12.15
Tuesday 18.12.2018 at 12.15
IMPORTANT: The materials for the meetings should be submitted at least 10 days before the meeting.

Composition of the committee and the presenters

Chair University Lecturer Aulikki Herneoja, FTech, Architecture 

Vice-chair Doc. Ville Suomala, FSci, Mathematics


  • Prof. Björn Klöve, FTech, Environmental engineering
  • Doc. Laura Kvist, FSci, Biology
  • University Lecturer, Doc. Jukka Majava, FTech, Industrial engineering and management
  • Academy Research Fellow, Doc. Ville Telkki, FSci, Physics
  • University Lecture, Doc. Minna Tiainen, FTech, Chemistry

Substitute members

  • Prof. Elena Kozlovskaya, FSci, Geosciences and mining engineering and mineral processing
  • University Lecturer Olli Nousiainen, FTech, Mechanical  engineering
  • Prof. Jarmo Rusanen, FSci, Geography

Student Members (1.1.2018 - 31.12.2018)

  • Priyanka Trivedi, FSci, Biology
  • Linda Omodara, FTech,  Environmental engineering

Substitute Student Member (1.1.2018 - 31.12.2018)

  • Pablo Pinero, FTech, Environmental engineering




  • Coordinator Karita Saravesi, UniOGS (graduate school)
  • Coordinator Riitta Kamula, TNS-DP (doctoral programme)
  • CAO Katri Suorsa, FSci
  • CAO Anita Pirilä, FTech


Doctoral Degree Program Directors

  • Architecture: University Lecturer Aulikki Herneoja
  • Biology: University researcher Laura Kvist
  • Physics and astronomy: Academy Research Fellow, Doc. Ville Telkki
  • Geosciences and mining engineering and mineral processing: Prof. Elena Kozlovskaya
  • Chemistry: Prof. Risto Laitinen
  • Mechanical engineering: Prof. Jukka Kömi
  • Geography: Prof. Jarmo Rusanen
  • Mathematical sciences: University researcher Ville Suomala
  • Process and environmental engineering: Prof. Björn Klöve
  • Industrial engineering and management: University Lecturer Jukka Majava


Last updated: 23.11.2018