Sirpa Kokko


Description of research and teaching

I conduct research on crafts and craft education from various perspectives: cultural heritage, multiculturalism, gender, current tendences of craft education, teacher education.

I'm lecturing on gnereal pedagogy and craft pedagogy.


Curriculum Vitae

Latest publications

  1. The role of higher education in sustaining culturally significant crafts in Estonia

    Kokko, S. 8 Feb 2018 Design Roots: Culturally Significant Designs, Products and Practices. Walker, S., Evans, M., Cassidy, T., Jung, J. & Twigger Holroyd, A. (eds.). London: Bloomsbury Academic, p. 231-242 12 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  2. Final Report of the Handmade Wellbeing project, Erasmus+ KA2

    Kokko, S. 31 Oct 2017 76 p.[Brussels] : European Commission

    Research output: Other contributionResearch

  3. Craft as cultural ecologically located practice: Comparative case studies of textile crafts in Cyprus, Estonia and Peru

    Dillon, P. & Kokko, S. Oct 2017 In : Craft Research. 8, 2, p. 193-222 30 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

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Latest activities

  1. University of Gothenburg

    Kokko, S. (Visiting researcher)
    26 Mar 201827 Apr 2018

    Activity: Visiting an external institutionAcademic visit to other institution

  2. Sustainability (Journal)

    Kokko, S. (Reviewer)
    1 Feb 20186 Feb 2018

    Activity: Publication peer-review and editorial workPeer review of manuscripts

  3. 2017 International Textile and Costume Congress

    Kokko, S. (Attendee)
    7 Sep 20178 Sep 2017

    Activity: Participating in or organising an eventOrganisation and participation in conferences, workshops, courses, seminars

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Latest prizes

  1. Fulbright Mid-Career Professional Development Grant

    Sirpa Kokko (Recipient), 16 May 2018

    Prize: Prizes and awards

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