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Press Release

Doctoral Thesis on Finnish Home Economics Teachers’ Use of Information and Communication Technologies

Karin Sundqvist.
Karin Sundqvist

M.A. (Ed.) Karin Sundqvist’s doctoral thesis in education will be put forth for public defence at the Faculty of Education and Welfare Studies at Åbo Akademi University.

The thesis is entitled Digitalisation Meets Home Economics Teachers: A Mixed-Methods Study of the Conditions Related to Finnish Home Economics Teachers’ Use of Information and Communication Technologies.

The public defence of the doctoral thesis takes place on 27 October 2023 at 10AM in Akademisalen, Academill, Rantakatu 2, Vaasa. You can also attend the doctoral defence online. Professor Minna Autio, University of Helsinki will serve as opponent and docent Gunilla Eklund, Åbo Akademi University, as custos.

Karin Sundqvist was born in 1988, in Helsinki, Finland. She can be reached by email karin.sundqvist@abo.fi.

The doctoral thesis can be read online through the Doria publication archive.  

Click here for a press photo of the doctoral student.   


Instructions on how to follow the doctoral defence remotely

To follow the defence, you need the Zoom software or the Google Chrome browser. You do not need to create a Zoom account to follow the defence. If you install the application, you participate by clicking on the meeting link, after which you should allow the link to open in the Zoom app.