31.05.2018

Heikkinen Hannu, professor

Heikkinen Hannu, professor
Room:
RUU D323.9

Head of Education and the world of work research area

Adjunct Professor in Charles Sturt University, Australia

Adjunct Professor in Faculty of Sports and Health Sciences,University of Jyvaskyla, Finland

Adjunct Professor in School of Education, University of Tampere, Finland

Adjunct Professor in Faculty of Education, Åbo Akademi University, Finland

Hannu L. T. Heikkinen is a Professor of Education in the Finnish Institute for Educational Research at the University of Jyväskylä, Finland. He is recognised as an expert in educational action research and narrative inquiry, and his work on mentoring and professional development, practice theory, as well as on learning at work and for work, has been widely cited. He has also published on issues related to the theory of recognition with respect to learning and teaching, as well as curriculum theory, especially in terms of the theory of communicative action and discourse theory of justice. Hannu’s recent work has involved collaborative philosophical studies on wisdom -  often from the perspective of ‘educational praxis’  -   as well as ecosystems for learning, including in higher education, learning for work and at work and professional development of teachers. Hannu is editor in chief of Research in Educational Sciences Publication Series of the Finnish educational Research Association (FERA).

According to Google Scholar (12.02.2018) there has been more than 7300 citations to Hannu Heikkinen's publications, his h-index ranging up to 38.