In addition to the chairman, the Education Council consists of 14 members. All the vice deand for education and six members representing other teaching staff and three members representing students.
One of the Vice Presidents, as determined by the President, serves as the chairman of the Education Council. Employees of the University Services unit are responsible for preparing matters that come before the council. The council elects a vice chairman from among its number.
The Education Council has the following duties:
- to prepare general educational regulations and consistent guidelines that govern degree and non-degree education for consideration by the Academic Board and promote collaboration across degree programmes;
- to prepare matters that come before the Academic Board or President regarding the management, development and quality of education;
- to perform other duties assigned to the Education Council.
Members of the Education Council
Vice Deans for Education
professor Esa Räsänen (dean Jyrki Vuorinen)
professor Matti Vilkko (dean Pauli Kuosmanen)
professor Pekka Verho (dean Mika Grundström)
professor Marko Seppänen (dean Heli Harrikari)
professor Jukka Lekkala head of unit Minna Kellomäki)
Representatives of teaching staff
University Lecturer Riikka Lahtinen (University Lecturer Simo Ali-Löytty)
University Lecturer Jenni Poutanen (University Lecturer Martti Lamppu)
University Lecturer Olli Kerokoski (Project Manager Pirjo Kuula)
Lecturer Pasi Hellsten (Lecturer Olli Manninen)
University Lecturer Mikko Hokka (University Teacher Mikko Vanhatalo)
Lecturer Matti Rintala (University Teacher Erja Sipilä)
Niko Vuorinen (Verna Hahtola)
Tero Holopainen (Veli-Matti Korpelainen)
Stiina Kinnunen (Antti Peltotalo)
Vice dean Petri Suomala.
Head of the Language Center Heidi Jauni
Head of International Relations Minna Haka-Risku
Head of Education Kirsi Reiman
Head of Student Services Kirsi Aalto
Head of Degree Services Terhi Yliniemi
Asioiden valmistelija ja kokousvalmistelija
Officer Tea Vellamo