Guest Lecture 17 March, 2017: Professor Herb Marsh
Date and place:
Friday 17 March, 2017 at 15:00 - 16:00
Room K222, Minerva Plaza, Minerva building, Siltavuorenpenger 5A, University of Helsinki
The event is free of charge and does not require registration. Welcome!
15.00 Welcome words - Dean Patrik Scheinin, University of Helsinki
15.05 Introduction - Professor Katariina Salmela-Aro, University of Jyväskylä
15.10 The Role of Self-concept in Educational Psychology: A Methodological-Substantive Research Programme - Professor Herb Marsh, Australian Catholic University
15.50-16.00 Audience Q & A and discussion
Professor Herb Marsh has been recognised as the most productive educational psychologist in the world. From 2006–2011 he was Professor of Education at Oxford University where he holds an Emeritus Professorship. He coined the phrase ‘substantive-methodological research synergy’, which underpins his substantive and methodological research interests. He is the founder of the International SELF Research Centre.