Kallio Eeva K., senior researcher

Adjunct associate professor, PsyD
Kallio Eeva K., senior researcher
RUU D330

 ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0003-3950-6554 

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) got 5 reprints plus electronic version in one year. 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 Developments - in longstanding co-operation with Prof. Michael Commons. She is  member of the International Society for Theoretical Psychology and Society of Finnish Philosophical Practitioners FIVE -as member of the Finnish Archeoastronomy Society. She is currently editing international book  on adult development, learning and human resources (Routledge).  

Current projects: 

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

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)

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