Teacher educator and researcher of teacher education since 1980. In addition to teaching and research tasks he has participated in department and faculty administration as head of the department, dean and vice dean of the faculty, Current position is 2nd vice dean of the Philosophical Faculty responsible of basic degree education.
Philosophical Faculty, School of Applied Educational Science and Teacher Education
+358 50 366 1478
Quantitative research methods. Educational psychology and research on learning. Mixed methods research. Supervision of candidate, master and doctoral theses.
Member of Teacher Education Forum. Scientific expert tasks.
Research groups and research projects
Research on learning of quantitative research methods and mathematics. Research on teacher education, especially mentoring of teaching practice. INSULAVO.
Heiskanen, Henri; Eronen, Lasse; Eskelinen, Pasi; Väisänen, Pertti. 2021. Eri tiedonalapainotteiset tehtävätyypit luokanopettajaopiskelijoiden omaehtoisessa matematiikan opiskelussa FMSERA Journal 4 1: 16-30. 2021
Vartiainen, Outi; Elorinne, Anna-Liisa; Niva, Mari; Väisänen, Pertti. 2020. Finnish consumers intentions to consume insect-based foods Journal of insects as food and feed 6 3: 261-272. 2020
Hartonen, Ville R; Väisänen, Pertti; Karlsson, Liisa; Pöllänen, Sinikka. 2020. 'Between heaven and hell': Subjective well-being of asylum seekers International journal of social welfare 2021; 30 1: 30-45. 2020
Räsänen, Katariina; Pietarinen, Janne; Pyhältö, Kirsi; Soini, Tiina; Väisänen, Pertti. 2020. Why leave the teaching profession? A longitudinal approach to the prevalence and persistence of teacher turnover intentions Social psychology of education 23: 837-859. 2020
Elorinne, Anna-Liisa; Niva, Mari; Vartiainen, Outi; Väisänen, Pertti. 2019. Insect Consumption Attitudes among Vegans, Non-Vegan Vegetarians, and Omnivores Nutrients 11 2: 292. 2019
Sahito, Zafarullah; Väisänen, Pertti. 2019. A literature review on teachers' job satisfaction in developing countries: Recommendations and solutions for the enhancement of the job Review of education 2020; 8 1: 3-34. 2019
Sahito, Zafarullah; Väisänen, Pertti. 2019. A Narrative Analysis of Teacher Educators' Motivation: Evidence from the Universities of Sindh, Pakistan Journal of language teaching and research 10 4: 673-682. 2019
Sahito, Zafarullah; Väisänen, Pertti. 2019. Teachers' Job Satisfaction in Developing Countries: A Literature Review European journal of curriculum studies 5 1: 769-793. 2019
"Between Heaven and Hell": A Mindset of Asylum Seekers Participating in Finnish Pre-Integrational Education. Hartonen, Ville, Ramon; Väisänen, Pertti, Karlsson, Liisa; Pöllänen, Sinikka / ECER 2018: Inclusion and Exclusion, Resources for Educational Research?. 2019. 2019
Sahito, Zafarullah; Vaisanen, Pertti. 2018. Effect of English Language Competency on the Job Satisfaction and Motivation of Teacher Educators: A Narrative Analysis. Journal of Language Teaching and Research 9 2: 225-235. 2018