An assessment of COVID-19’s impact on Finnish University Leadership

Elias Pekkola, Taru Siekkinen, Emmi-Niina Kujala, Jari-Pekka Kanniainen, Laihonen Harri

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This article maps the management actions that Finnish universities have taken during the COVID-19 pandemic and studies how managers in Finnish higher education coped during the crisis and how they feel about it. The article uses action mapping and a survey that was administered to top- and mid-level managers at Finnish universities, and the findings highlight the importance of collegial coordination and maintenance work abilities among managers.
Original languageFinnish
JournalKnowledge Management Research & Practice
Publication statusPublished - 2021
Publication typeA1 Journal article-refereed

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