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history professor , vice rector

Pertti Olavi Haapala, Finnish history professor, vice rector.

Background

Haapala, Pertti Olavi was born on January 23, 1954 in Tampere, Finland. Son of Sulo and Sanni Haapala.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, University Tampere, 1986.

Career

Professor economic history University Helsinki, Finland, 1987—1988, professor social history, 1993—1993. Visiting professor history Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1989—1990. Professor Finnish history University Tampere, since 1997, vice-rector, since 2009, director, Finnish Graduate School History, since 1999.

Board member National Archives, Helsinki, since 2004. Vice-chair research council culture and society Academy Finland, Helsinki, 2007—2009.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: (book) Tehtaan valossa (In the Light of the Factory), Sosiaalihistoria (Introduction to Social History), Kun yhteiskunta hajosi (Collapsing Society) (Science book of year, 1996). Editor (author): Suomen historian kartasto (Historical Atlas of Finland) (History book of year, 2008), Kansa kaikkivaltias (Great Strike in Finland 1905), Sisällissodan pikkujättiläinen (Civil War in Finland 1918).

Connections

Married Sirkka Rauhaniemi. Children: Tuuli Kurkipää, Tyko.

father:
Sulo Haapala

mother:
Sanni Haapala

spouse:
Sirkka Rauhaniemi

children:
Tyko Haapala

Tuuli Kurkipää Haapala