About

CV

Basic facts in a nutshell, here you go.

A more extensive list of publications, presentations, visits and other activities will be available later.

The My Work section is another place where you see my activities categorized by 10 areas of interest.  

SAmi kivela

"Innovation should breathe purpose."

Experience

2019 - Present

Entrepreneur

Founder, CEO of Global Inner World Oy Ltd

2005 - 2018

Diaconia University of Applied Sciences (Diak)

Senior Lecturer, Business and Innovation, International Affairs and Church Sector studies. Project Manager.

1997 - 2005

Media, education and youth work

Freelance journalist and translator, social sector supervisor for the youth, special needs teacher 

About Me

I have worked for 13 years in Finnish higher education. I have 30+ academic publications and presentations and have taught, supervised and evaluated thousands of students. I combine spirituality with innovation and realities of life.

Education

2017 - Present

PhD studies on Education

2010

Vocational teacher

2005

Master of Theology, major in Comparative Religion

Skills

International education
Project management
Digitalization
Meaningfulness
Multipotentiality

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