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. ECER 2018

    Sirpa Kokko (Attendee)
    3 Sep 20187 Sep 2018

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

  2. James Madison University, Harrisonburg

    Sirpa Kokko (Visiting researcher)
    13 Aug 201813 Jan 2019

    Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

  3. University of Gothenburg

    Sirpa Kokko (Visiting researcher)
    26 Mar 201827 Apr 2018

    Activity: Visiting an external institution typesAcademic visit to other institution

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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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