HEIDI WESTERLUND

  • Professor at the Sibelius Academy, University of the Arts Helsinki, Finland.

  • PI of The arts as public service: Strategic steps towards equality, ArtsEqual (2015-2021) funded by the Strategic Research Council of the Academy of Finland.

  • PI of Global Visions through Mobilizing Networks: Co-developing Intercultural Music Teacher Education in Finland, Israel and Nepal (2015-2020), funded by the Academy of Finland.

  • Co-PI of Music for Social Impact: Practitioners' Contexts, Work, and Beliefs (2019-2022), funded by the Arts and Humanities Research Council, UK.

  • Honorary Professor, School of Music, Queensland University, Brisbane, Australia.