Doctoral candidates and Supervisors
There are more than 170 supervisors and co supervisors who guide the scientific work.
Doctoral education in CVM includes national and international courses, congresses and work visits outside own working place. CVM has wide network of experts representing several fields in clinical veterinary medicine in the Universities, institutions, national organisations and industry. In addition, doctoral candidates’ own activities (Student council) and peer support helps in networking. Research expertise, other skills and career planning are followed in annual thesis committee meetings where outside scientific experts support the progress of doctoral candidates.
All doctors graduated from CVM are employed in expert positions in various fields in translational and clinical veterinary medicine in addition to animal welfare posts in academic, authority, clinical teacher, in clinical practice and industry as well as being independent entrepreneurs.
Faculties and partners of CVM
University page: https://www.helsinki.fi/en/university/units-and-faculties
University of Helsinki:
– Faculty of Veterinary Medicine.
– Veterinary teaching hospital in Helsinki (horses, small animals) and in Mäntsälä, Saari (production animals).
– Faculty of Agriculture and Forestry
– Faculty of Biological and Environmental sciences
– Faculty of Behavioural Sciences
– HiLIFE: Institute of Biotechnology, Neuroscience Center
University of Turku, University of Eastern Finland, Åbo Akademy University, Tampere University of Technology, University of Oulu
Finnish Food Safety Authority Evira
Natural Resources Institute Finland (LUKE)
Private sector, industry, authorities
NOVA (Nordic), BOVA (Baltic) networks