Researcher of Sustainability Science.

Thinker of the philosophy of sustainability, societal transformations, complex systems and the overpowering vacuum of the mainstream in a global society.

Doer of design as problem solving and actions as manifestations of ideologies.

An activist of social sustainability, such as didactics of critical thinking, societal integration, and economic equality.

Ph.D. Student of Sustainability Science @ University of Helsinki, 2016-

ISSP Sustainability Associate (ISSP-SA), 2015

M.A. in Creative Sustainability @ Aalto University, 2015

B.A. in Design @ Lahti Institute of Design, 2010

 

Contact: 

Email: info(a)jannesalovaara.fi

Phone/WA: +358 400 588 887

At the moment:

  • Finalising the first article on the educational content of Sustainability Science Master’s programmes
  • Finalising the content of an online course on Sustainability Leadership (in collaboration between Helsinki and Tampere uni, supported by Sitra)
  • Collecting data for another article from the online course, looking into epistemological changes in the students’ narrations of the sustainable future
  • Putting together the final syllabus of our first even Ph.D. course on the Philosophy of Sustainability Science, co-hosted with Sophia Hagolani-Albov
  • Outside academia: working with Cafe Damascus and doing my workouts 🙂