Salzburg Global Seminar Session Participant Profiles
Tue 03 Apr - Sun 08 Apr, 2001

Ossi Lindqvist Ossi V. Lindqvist (Faculty)

Country/Region: Finland

University of Eastern Finland

Most Recently Attended: (2000)
Globalization and the University: A Perspective on the Baltic Sea Region

Biography:
Ossi V. Lindqvist, Finland Ossi V. Lindqvist (Team Leader) was elected chairman of the Finnish Higher Education Evaluation Council from 2000 to 2003 and again for a second term from 2004 to 2007. He serves as professor at the Institute of Applied Biotechnology at the University of Kuopio, Finland. From 1990 to 1998, he served as rector of this University; he has also served as chairman of the Finnish University Rectors (1993 to 1997), member of the National Council for Science and Technology (1996 to 1999), and he is a lifetime foreign member of the Royal Swedish Academy of Agriculture and Forestry. He was professor at the University of Dayton, Ohio, USA from 1970 to 1972. Dr. Lindqvist holds a Ph.D. from the University of Turku. He is an alumnus of several Universities Project symposia, and has participated in consultant visits by Visiting Advisors Program teams to Central and East Europe and the Russian Federation.

Media files from Ossi V. Lindqvist

Changes in Organizational Structures

Higher Education in the 21st Century: Europe

Policy Developments, Reflections, and Final Remarks

Session Overview