I work as an Associate Professor of guidance at the University of Jyväskylä. I hold a title of a Docent in Sociology of Education at the University of Helsinki, Faculty of Social Science.
I give lectures on guidance counseling, education policies and sociology of education and supervise thesis. I hold master’s thesis and doctoral thesis seminars at the department of teacher education.
My research has focused on equality in education, educational choices and biographies, educational trajectories of immigrant-background pupils, education policies and career guidance. My ongoing research focuses on career guidance policies at the local and national levels. I model the career guidance practices and examine the relational expertise and professionalism of career guidance.