Quality management of the Department of Social Sciences

The Department of Social Sciences aims to ensure that all of its functions, both teaching and research as well as administration, are of high quality and that its operating methods are consistent, equal and transparent. In quality assurance, the department follows the general policies of the faculty and the university.

The quality of the department’s functions is on the responsibility of the department administration (Head of Department Eeva Jokinen and Deputy Head of Department Riitta Vornanen) as well as the department’s quality managers (Pekka Kuusela at the Kuopio Campus and Marja Alastalo at the Joensuu Campus).

The department’s operating practices and their quality assurance methods have been presented in the department’s operations manual.