Dr Kristiina Volmari
Kristiina Volmari, Doctor of Philosophy, works as Counsellor of Education and Head of Information and Analysis at the Finnish National Agency for Education. She has also worked as a teacher at most levels of education and in vocational teacher education. Dr Volmari’s areas of special interest and expertise are comparative international education data, teachers and trainers in vocational education and training and leadership. She has a thorough knowledge and understanding of European and global education and training issues through her cross-network work experience. Dr Volmari has had the opportunity to work for working groups of the EU Commission and participate in OECD studies and data collection as national representative. Dr Volmari has published a number of articles particularly on teacher and trainer issues.