Jaana Keränen

M.Ed. (educational psychology), early childhood education teacher
University teacher, Doctoral researcher

Teachers, Teaching and Educational Communities
Faculty of Education and Psychology

I work as a university teacher at the Faculty of Education and Psychology, in the early childhood education program. The aim of my doctoral dissertation is to deepen the understanding of the manifestation of compassion in toddlers through creative drama and play.

Research interests

  • early childhood education
  • toddlers
  • compassion
  • creative drama and play

Researcher information

Contact information



Visiting address

Pentti Kaiteran katu 1
90570 Oulu

Postal address

Faculty of Education and Psychology
P.O. BOX 2000
90014 University of Oulu