Markku Viitasaari is the new Director of the School of Professional Teacher Education

Published: 28 April 2022 at 08:34 :: News from Oamk

Markku Viitasaari, Doctor of Education, Licentiate of Philosophy has been elected as the new Director of the School of Professional Teacher Education upon the retirement of current Director Asko Karjalainen. Markku will start in Oamk on 6 June. 

Markku moves to Oamk from the position of Head of the Department of Education and Culture in the city of Kauhava. In the past, he has worked as a teacher at OSAO and Oulu University, Head of Department of Education and Culture in the City of Kauhajoki, Principal of Panula Music College and classroom teacher, for example. 

There were 20 applicants for the position. Seven was interviewed, and four of them were subjected to aptitude tests. 

We warmly welcome Markku to Oamk!