An Interview with the Honorary Doctor podcasts 8th episode: Mauri Ylä-Kotola

The guest in the 8th episode of the podcast An Interview with Honorary Doctor is Mauri Ylä-Kotola, Professor and Former Rector of University of Lapland. In this interview Ylä-Kotola will tell us how he has developed media science into a science that focuses on designing the future of media. We also get to hear more about Ylä-Kotola's most remarkable achievements during his rectorate in the University of Lapland. Ylä-Kotola sees that creative grip is needed both in rector's and in researcher's job description: administration is art and science calls for imagination in order to evolve. 

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An Interview with the Honorary Doctor is a podcast series, in which we will get to know the honorary doctors of the 11th Doctoral Conferment Ceremony. The conversations will cover interesting stories about the life and achievements of the guests and their connections to the University of Oulu.

The list and presentations of the published episodes can be found from Doctoral Conferment Ceremony website.


Last updated: 13.1.2021