Heidi Westerlund

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Name

Heidi Westerlund

Email

heidi.westerlund@uniarts.fi

Location

Helsinki, Finland

Institution

University of the Arts Helsinki

Biography

Heidi Westerlund is professor at the Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki, Finland. She has published widely in international journals and books and she is the co-editor of Collaborative learning in higher music education (Ashgate) as well as the Editor-in-chief of the Finnish Journal of Music Education. Her research interests include higher arts education, music teacher education, collaborative learning, cultural diversity and democracy in music education. She is currently leading two research projects funded by the Academy of Finland: The arts as public service: Strategic steps towards equality (2015-2020) and Global visions through mobilizing networks: Co-developing intercultural music teacher education in Finland, Israel and Nepal (2015-2019).

Research profile

http://www.uniarts.fi/heidi-westerlund

Expertise Keywords

higher music education, collaborative learning, communities of practice

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