Faculty management

The operations of the faculty are led by the Dean, selected for a four-year term. The Faculty is governed by a multi-member Faculty Council, chaired by the Dean.

Pirjo Hiidenmaa

The dean’s special responsibilities include general administration and contract affairs, research  (excluding coordination of research funding), quality monitoring and bilingualism (excluding when related to teaching).

Assistant Jessica Mildh

  • Vice-dean Jussi Pakkasvirta is the deputy dean and responsible for public engagement, equality affairs, disciplines, international activities and coordination of research funding.
  • Vice-dean Minna Palander-Collin is responsible for academic affairs and bilingualism in teaching.