Liisa Vanhanen-Nuutinen

Liisa Vanhanen-Nuutinen

Principal Lecturer
+358 294471571

Liisa Vanhanen-Nuutinen (PhD, Health Sciences) is an experienced teacher educator. Besides teaching positions, she has extensive experience as research manager and researcher within higher education. Her expertise areas are pedagogics in higher education, work-based learning and practice-based research and development. Her latest international experiences are related to conducting international RDI projects and acting as specialist in a teacher training and training of trainers programmes in Tshwane University of Technology.

Specialisation: higher education pedagogy, vocational pedagogy, international activities, democracy education


Saari, J., Vanhanen-Nuutinen, L., Kotila, H. & Mäki, K. 2017. Better learning through relevant work experience? Preliminary results on  the validity and reliability of LWWL-inventory. Eapril Proceedings 2016.

Töytäri, A., Piirainen, A., Tynjälä, P., Vanhanen-Nuutinen, L., Mäki, K. & Ilves, V. 2016. Higher education teachers' descriptions of their own learning: a large scale study of Finnish Universities of Applied Sciences. Higher education research and development, March 2016.

Haaga-Helia HEIPEDA - Higher education pedagogy