Main supervisors must have reached at least the level of Associate Professor (Docent) and be employed by the Faculty of Forest Sciences. PhD students must also have at least one assistant supervisor.
The main supervisor ensures that the quality and scope of the research project is appropriate and reasonable considering the time allowance.
All PhD students must have an individual study plan. The main supervisor oversees yearly updates of this plan.
Changes in the supervision must be reported to the faculty (form found here).