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director , Social studies educator

Mikko Lagerspetz, Finnish social studies educator, director. Decorated Chevalier 4th Grade, Order of Pro Terra Mariana President Estonia; recipient Honorary Member award, Wind Orchestra University Turku, National Research prize, Estonian Government, 2005. Board member Open Estonia Foundation, Tallinn, 2001—2004.

Background

Lagerspetz, Mikko was born on February 23, 1963 in Turku, Finland. Son of Kari Y. H. and Kirsti M. J. (Ahlman) Lagerspetz.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy in Political Science, University Turku, 1996.

Career

Rector Estonian Institute Humanities, Tallinn, 1998—2001, professor, sociology, 1997—2008, Åbo Academy University, Finland, since 2006. President Estonian Association Sociologists, Tallinn, 1998—2003. Jury member European Cultural Policy Research, since 2004.

Director Center Civil Society Research and Development, Tallinn University, since 2005.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to science professional publications.

Membership

Board member Open Estonia Foundation, Tallinn, 2001—2004.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Music.

Connections

Married Hille Jõeäär, December 17, 1989. Children: Mattias Gustav, Else Mare.

father:
Kari Y. H. Lagerspetz

mother:
Kirsti M. J. (Ahlman) Lagerspetz

spouse:
Hille Jõeäär

children:
Else Mare Lagerspetz

Mattias Gustav Lagerspetz