Doctor of Theology at University of Helsinki 1967 Dissertation: Primary School Curriculum of Religion 1912-1939
Doctor of Philosophy University of Helsinki1967 Dissertation: Primary School Curriculum of Religion at the Critical Period of New Century 1898-1912
Lecturer Teacher Training College, Savonlinna, 1952-1954, Teachers College, Helsinki, 1961-1962. General secretary education Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland, 1955-1963. Assistant in practical theology University Helsinki, 1958-1968, docent in pedagogy, 1967-1970, professor religious education, 1970-1991.
Dean faculty theology University Helsinki, 1984-1987.
President Finnish Theological Literature Society, 1978-1983, Christian Society Teachers, 1966-1984. President commission on education Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Finland, 1986-1989. Member Association Professors and Researchers in Religious Education.
Son of Artturi Reino and Sylvi Dagmar (Honkaniemi) T.;m. Lea Annikki Viljakainen, March 25, 1961. 1 child, Kaisa.