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educator

Keijo Kalevi Holsti, Finnish educator. Licensed physician 1966. Grant, Salzburg Seminar, 1977, University Turku, 1965-1966, Niilo Helander Foundation, 1966, University Tampere, 1967, Science Fund Tampere, 1969, Emil Aaltonen Foundation, 1971, Academy Finland, 1984.

Background

Holsti, Keijo Kalevi was born on October 23, 1932 in Koski T1, Finland. Son of Kustaa Verner and Helvi Helena (Saharanta) Holsti.

Education

Master of Arts, University Turku, Finland, 1964. Doctor of Philosophy, University Tampere, Finland, 1971.

Career

Teacher Swedish & English, Finnish Secondary Schools. Evija rvi Kolari, Mikkeli. Oripa a, 1952—1955, 1960—1966.

Assistant in general literature University Tampere, 1966—1973. Docent, since 1971; professor general literature, since 1973. Dean Faculty Humanities, 1976, 1981—1982.

Director department art studies, 1979—1981. Member university council, 1979—1980.

Achievements

  • Licensed physician 1966.

Membership

Member of Deutsche Bibliothek, International Comparative Literature Association, American Association Aesthetics, Nordic Association Canada Studies, Nordic Association American Studies, Literature Scholars Association, Member Finnish Literature Society, Rotary Club.

Connections

Married Hanna-Maija Va limaa Holsti, July 31, 1960. Children: Aino Kristiina, Martti Tapani.

father:
Kustaa Verner Holsti

mother:
Helvi Helena (Saharanta) Holsti

spouse:
Hanna-Maija Va limaa Holsti

children:
Martti Tapani Holsti

Aino Kristiina Holsti