After operating for the scheduled six years (2014-2019), RELATE CoE has ended at the end of 2019. The website will be updated accordingly soon. We thank all who have been involved.
Relate researcher Outi Kulusjärvi defended her PhD thesis succesfully on October 12 in Oulu.
Relate researcher Fredriika Jakola defended her PhD thesis succesfully on October 5 in Oulu.
Relate researcher Satu Kivelä defended her PhD thesis succesfully on August 24 in Oulu.
Relate researcher Katharina Koch defended her PhD thesis succesfully on June 6 in Oulu.
After a call for positions, the following researchers have been selected as post docs/doctoral students for the Relate teams in Oulu, Tampere and Helsinki: Roger Norum (Post doc, Oulu)
Juha Kalaoja defended his PhD -thesis succesfully on November 25 at the University of Oulu. Juha has been working as a Relate PhD -student.
RELATE has James Riding, Sara Koopman, Robert Imre and Simo Sarkki appointed as RELATE postdocs for the rest of this year.
Project is titled: "Transcultural roadmap for supporting belonging among unaccompanied children and young people (TRUST)", and the description is as follows:
Relate report that summarizes the main activities of the CoE for year 2014, 2015 and early 2016 (Jan-April) has been just released.
Joni Vainikka, who has worked as a RELATE doctoral student, defences his PhD thesis on Wednesday the 17th of June at 12 noon at the Hall GO101 at the University of Oulu.
RELATE doctoral student Heikki Sirviö defended his PhD thesis: "State transformation and the northern dimension of satire.
Workshop: Research with children and young people: Thinking through empathy, being, enchantment and ethics. Helsinki, monday, 15th of June
Please see the pdf for full details.
We have been making a rough list/caledar for all the Relate-related events in 2015.
Media event in Oulu
The Evolution of Planning Thought project organized an international Planning Thought Award competition to recruit early career planning scholars to contribute to the Evolution of Planning Thought
Best scientific paper in urban studies in Finnish 2013 made by RELATE researcher Inka Kaakinen (news in Finnish only)
Julkijuominen, julkisten tilojen sääntely ja Karhupuiston käytöskukat vuoden 2013 paras kaupunkikirjoitus