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Psychologist , writer

Yrjo-Paavo Häyrynen, Finnish psychologist, writer. With Finnish Mariners, 1956-1957. Member Westermarck Society, American Psychological Association (affiliate).

Background

Häyrynen, Yrjo-Paavo was born on November 14, 1933 in Viburg, Karelia, Finland. Son of Yrjö and Aune Matilda (Huunonen) Häyrynen.

Education

Doctor of Philosophy, Helsinki (Finland) University, 1970.

Career

Research assistant department psychology Helsinki University, 1962-1965, associate professor, 1969-1971. Junior researcher Academy Finland, 1966-1968, senior researcher, 1972-1973. Professor, chairman psychology University Joensou, Finland, 1973-1998, professor emeritus Finland, 1998.

Chairman Committee on University Degree Reform, Finland, 1969-1972, Commission Finnish-Soviet Cooperative in Psychology, 1975-1987.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Author: Educability of People and Education Policy, 1976, Creativity in Community, 1993. Editor Finnish Journal Psychology, 1970-1978.

Membership

With Finnish Mariners, 1956-1957. Member Westermarck Society, American Psychological Association (affiliate).

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Normandy culture.

Connections

Married Liisa Melkas, June 3, 1957. Children: Autti, Maunu, Simo, Hanna.

father:
Yrjö Häyrynen

mother:
Aune Matilda (Huunonen) Häyrynen

spouse:
Liisa Melkas

children:
Simo Häyrynen

Maunu Häyrynen

Hanna Häyrynen

Autti Häyrynen