Teaching in relations-event 

Teaching in relations-event 

Come and meet new honorary doctor of the Faculty of Education and Psychology, prof. Geert Kelchtermans! Unpacking and Redefining Changing Relationships in Teachers’ Work (RELA)-project, in which prof. Kelchtermans is a collaborator, is organizing an event on 21st of May at 12.00-15.00 at Linnanmaa campus (LO124). 

The event “Teaching in relations” consists of an interview with prof. Kelchtermans, panel presentations and discussion. Coffee, tea and snacks will be served. For that, please register https://link.webropolsurveys.com/S/4A928D34B6988D25 by 8th of May. 

Unpacking and Redefining Changing Relationships in Teachers’ Work (RELA) -project examines teachers’ changing work and the meaning of it for different relationships in basic education. The project is funded by the Academy of Finland (2020–2024) and conducted by Minna Uitto (PI), Sonja Lutovac (Co-PI), Virve Keränen (postdoctoral researcher), Anniina Kettunen (doctoral researcher), and Minna Körkkö (collaborating postdoctoral researcher) 

Prof. Geert Kelchtermans is a world-renowned researcher in the field of education sciences and teacher education. His research focuses on topics such as innovation processes in the field of education and the work life of teachers, with an emphasis on organisational, social and material working conditions. Kelchtermans has a long-term connection with the University of Oulu. He has actively collaborated with researchers in the Faculty of Education and Psychology.