Noora Ronkainen

M.Th., M.Sc., PhD Student

Noora Ronkainen

Noora holds A Master in Theology from University of Helsinki and a Master in Sport Science from University of Jyväskylä. Her doctoral research examines athletic career development and career transitions from an existential perspective with the focus on meaning, spirituality and authenticity. Her empirical studies have investigated spiritual meanings associated with endurance running, transnational migration, athletes' experiences of aging and shifts of meaning in athletic practices. Her PhD is expected to be finished in October 2014.

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