Kallio Eeva K., adjunct professor, PsyD

Senior researcher
Kallio Eeva K., adjunct professor, PsyD
RUU D330

ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3950-6554 
Converis: https://converis.jyu.fi/converis/portal/Person/4595130

Eeva’s main interests are adult cognitive development and study of wisdom as theoretical, philosophical-psychological phenomena: she is interested in psychological and educational concepts and history of science. She acts as adjunct professor (title of docent) both in University of Jyväskylä and University of Tampere, Finland. Her edited book “Development of adult thinking – towards multiple perspectives” (in Finnish, 2016) has got 6 reprints plus electronic version. Oxford University Press Online Bibliographies (Psychology/Adulthood/Cognitive development) mentions her article as important contribution in the field. She has taken part widely in public discussion. Eeva is co-founder and honorary president of the ESRAD and member of editorial board of the journal Integral Review. The latest books are (as editor) Development of adult thinking: Interdisciplinary perspectives on cognitive development and adult learning (Routledge) 2020 and book with Jenni Spännäri Viisaus-käyttäjän opas (Wisdom - user's guide) (Tuuma). 

Current projects: 

Workbiographies of later age- multi-dimensional analysis of wisdom. Signe and Ane Gyllenberg Foundation. (With PhD Markku Leinonen)

Integrating Education and Work in Higher Education: Development of professional expertise, agancy and generic skills. Teaching wisdom skills in university. Ministry of Education and Culture.  (With Prof. Päivi Tynjälä, Adj. prof. Hannakaisa Isomäki, MA Anu Virtanen)

J. Comenius, schools of life and wisdom (Kordelin foundation) (With PhD Markku Leinonen, PhD Anita Malinen and PhD Katja Pynnönen) 

Finnish "forest kindergardens" and its impact on wisdom  in children and adults (With Terhi Ek) (Metsämiesten säätiö foundation)

Development of wisdom as part of academic professionalism (Akateemisen asiantuntijuuden kehittyminen - AAKE) (The Centre for Multilingual Academic Communication (Movi), Päivi Tynjälä, Anne Virtanen)

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