Mari Tervaniemi


Description of research and teaching

My research has focused at investigating the mechanisms of human auditory cognition, emotion, and expertise. Currently I investigate the possibilities of music to support well-being and learning.


Curriculum Vitae

Latest publications

  1. Music-based interventions in neurological rehabilitation

    Sihvonen, A. J., Särkämö, T., Leo, V., Tervaniemi, M., Altenmueller, E. & Soinila, S. Aug 2017 In : Lancet Neurology. 16, 8, p. 648-660 13 p.

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewReview Article

  2. Phoneme processing skills are reflected in children's MMN responses

    Linnavalli, T., Putkinen, V., Huotilainen, M. & Tervaniemi, M. 12 May 2017 In : Neuropsychologia. 101, p. 76–84 9 p.

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

  3. Musical Sophistication and the Effect of Complexity on Auditory Discrimination in Finnish Speakers

    Dawson, C., Aalto, D., Simko, J., Vainio, M. & Tervaniemi, M. 13 Apr 2017 In : Frontiers in Neuroscience. 11, 11 p., 213

    Research output: Scientific - peer-reviewArticle

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Latest activities

  1. Music in development and rehabilitation: Neuroscientific evidence

    Tervaniemi, M. (Invited speaker)
    27 Sep 201729 Sep 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  2. Aphasia and neuroplasticity

    Tervaniemi, M. (Invited speaker)
    13 Sep 2017

    Activity: Talk or presentationInvited talk

  3. Sino-Finnish Joint Learning Innovation Institute (JoLII) Conference

    Tervaniemi, M. (Speaker: Presenter)
    28 Aug 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventPublic Talks

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Latest prizes

  1. Dlearn.Helsinki - Helsinki Challenge Science Competition Finalist

    Auli Toom (Recipient), Katariina Salmela-Aro (Recipient), Minna Lakkala (Recipient), Mari Tervaniemi (Recipient), Veera Kallunki (Recipient), Tomi Männistö (Recipient), Pasi Silander (Recipient), Veli-Matti Harjula (Recipient) & Niko Lindholm (Recipient), 19 Jun 2017

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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Latest projects

  1. MoMaMo!: Motivation Makes the Move!

    Peltonen, J., Koponen, A., Aho, J., von Knorring, S., Tervaniemi, M., Makkonen, T., Ginström, L., Pöyhönen-Alho, M., Norrmen, H., Kautiainen, H., Heinonen, S. T., Karisola, P., Punakallio, A., Lusa, S., Punkka, E., Plomp, J., Kaartinen, J., Shoemaker, J. K. & Petrella, R.


    Project: Research project_Research

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Psykologian tohtori

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