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Katariina Salmela-Aro, Finnish psychology professor. Fellow: Collegium for Advanced Studies, Center for Human Development and Well-being.

Background

Salmela-Aro, Katariina was born on December 26, 1961 in Helsinki, Finland. Daughter of Arto Juhani Salmela and Kaija Irmeli Kivistö-Björksten.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University of Helsinki, 1997.

Career

Post-doc Max Planck Institute, Berlin, 1999—2000. Senior researcher Finnish Institute of Occupational Health, Helsinki, Finland, 2001. Fellow Collegium for Advanced Studies, Finland, since 2001.

Professor University of Jyväskylä (Finland), since 2004.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Actor: (book) Personal projects and well-being. Associate editor Psykologia, European Psychologist.

Membership

Fellow: Collegium for Advanced Studies, Center for Human Development and Well-being.

Connections

Married Antti Väinö Aro, August 9, 1985. Children: Ville Antinpoika Aro, Otso Antinpoika Aro, Aurora Iris Katariina Aro.

father:
Arto Juhani Salmela

mother:
Kaija Irmeli Kivistö-Björksten

spouse:
Antti Väinö Aro

children:
Ville Antinpoika Aro Salmela-Aro

Otso Antinpoika Aro Salmela-Aro

Aurora Iris Katariina Aro Salmela-Aro