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Juhani Aukusti Karja, Finnish university president. Member Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum amicitiae sacrum.

Background

Karja, Juhani Aukusti was born on December 25, 1934 in Kalajoki, Finland. Son of Matti and Aino (Ojala) Karja.

Education

Doctor of Medicine, University Turku, Finland, 1960. Dr.Med.Sci., University Oulu, 1968. Specialist in Otolaryngological, University Oulu, 1966.

Career

Assistant demonstrator in Otolaryngology University Oulu, 1965-1972, assistant chief surgeon, 1973-1974, associate professor otorhinolaryngology, 1974-1975. Professor otorhinolaryngology University Kuopio, since 1975. Head department otorhinolaryngology University Hospital of Kuopio, 1975, medical director, 1981-1984.

President University Kuopio, since 1984. President Finnish Council University Rectors, since 1988.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Co-author: Audiology and Audiology Rehabilitation, 1978. Joint editor: Ear Nose and Throat Diseases, 1981. Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member Collegium Oto-Rhino-Laryngologicum amicitiae sacrum.

Connections

Married Leena Niemi; children: Taina, Vesa.

father:
Matti Karja

mother:
Aino (Ojala) Karja

spouse:
Leena Niemi

child:
Taina Karja

child:
Vesa Karja