Professor of Educational Policy and Multicultural Education, University of Tampere, Finland
Dr. Pirkko Pitkänen is Professor of Educational Policy and Multicultural Education at the University of Tampere (School of Education), Finland. The areas of her expertise include transnationalism, multicultural education, cross-cultural work, and multiple citizenship. Professor Pitkänen has managed several international and national research projects and published widely in national and international fields. Among the international publications there are: Pitkänen, P., İçduygu, A. & Sert D. (eds. 2012) Migration and Transformation: Multi-Level Analysis of Migrant Transnationalism. Book Series: International Perspectives on Migration. Springer Science-Business Media. Pitkänen, P., et al. (eds. 2002): Education and Immigration: Settlement Policies and Current Challenges. RoutledgeFalmer; Kalekin-Fishman, D. & Pitkänen, P. (eds. 2006) Multiple Citizenship as a Challenge to European Nation-States. Sense Publishers; Pitkänen, P. & Kalekin-Fishman, D. (eds. 2007) Multiple State Membership and Citizenship in the Era of Transnational Migration. Sense Publishers; Kalekin-Fishman, D. & Pitkänen, P. (eds. 2007) An Emerging Institution? Multiple Citizenship in Europe – Views of Officials. Peter Lang.