Aini-Kristiina Jäppinen

Aini-Kristiina Jäppinen works as Professor of Educational Leadership in the Department of Education at the University of Jyväskylä in Finland. Her main research interests are collaborative leadership, educational leadership as a complex system, educational leadership as a collaborative learning process, leadership dynamics, and leading the unexpected within educational change.

Jäppinen has led two research groups at the University of Jyväskylä between 2015-2018, concentrating on collaborative leadership. She has published circa 50 articles and book chapters in academic and public contexts (the newest ones seen in ORCID ID: 0000-0002-4774-3843).