Prof. Heidi Harju-Luukkainen

Professor, Nord University


Prof. Heidi Harju-Luukkainen holds a Ph.D. in education, a special education teacher qualification and a qualification in leadership and management from Finland. She has published more than 100 international books, journal articles and reports as well as worked in more than 25 projects globally. Harju-Luukkainen has worked at top ranked universities in the USA like UCLA, USC as well as in many Nordic research universities. She has developed education programs for universities, been a PI of PISA assessments in Finland and functioned as board professional. Her research areas are early childhood education, justice in education and international student assessment.