I am highly motivated, committed to science, with high standards in working ethics and culture, collaborative and a goal orientated young international researcher. I am an accredited health science teacher (60 ECTS cr, health science educational didactics).
During my early years of post-doctoral research, I became the main coordinator of national TerOpe-research project and international DHM-project. I have started an international research QualMent EU- funded project on mentors’ competence of nursing education, which I am leading as co-partner at University of Oulu. I am conducting research with national and international collaborators in the projects, actively implementing research outcomes in an educational context with students, educators, researchers and organizational leaders.
Additionally, I have high competence in conducting research in the form of systematic reviews, qualitative data collection and analysis, instrument development, cross-sectional studies, and experimental studies. I have competence to perform simple and complex statistical analyses independently.
Supervision of 17 Master theses (8 ongoing, 10 completed)
20 Bachelor theses (all completed)
Co-supervision of 5 Doctoral students:
1. Heli Kuivila
2. Ashlee Oikarainen
3. Merja Männistö
4. Anna-Leena Heinistö
5. Anniina Tohmola