Jari Kuusisto appointed rector of University of Vaasa until year-end 2020

Posted on 19/03/20.

Rehtori Jari Kuusisto

The board of University of Vaasa has appointed Jari Kuusisto rector of University of Vaasa for term 1.1.2021–31.12.2022. Kuusisto has been working as rector since June 2015: first on interim basis, and then appointed for the current term 1.2.2017-31.12.2020.

- The renewal of the university is proceeding well, but important projects are still in process. Executing these activities requires persistency in management. The appointment of Jari Kuusisto to a new two-year-term secures the continuity of operations and decision-making, says Johnny Åkerholm, chair of the board of University of Vaasa.

For further information, please contact:

Chair, the board of University of Vaasa, Johnny Åkerholm, tel. 040 838 6079

Rector Jari Kuusisto, tel. 029 449 8291​