Lecturer of Latvian and Estonian Language

University of Tartu College of Foreign Languages and Cultures


College of Foreign Languages and Cultures



Duties and responsibilities
  • Teaching at all levels of higher education, using modern teaching methods and educational technology.
  • Creating study and teaching aids as well as supervising students at the first and second level of higher education and student traineeships outside the university.
  • Professional development, including to enhance teaching and supervising skills.
  • Lecturers are required to engage in research work related to their field. During 5 years, a lecturer shall carry out research in the volume equivalent to at least 2/3 of a PhD thesis.
  • Lecturers are expected to participate in administrative activities and popularise their specialisation. 
Required qualifications
PhD or an equivalent qualification.
Required experience
  • Teaching experience in higher education institution in the field of Latvian language and culture and Estonian language.
  • Knowing web-based learning methodology.
  • Participation in conferences; experience in research work related to their field and publications in internationally distributed academic journals.
  • Prior experience in administrative work and popularisation of specialty is recommended.
Required language skills
Excellent command of Latvian and Estonian, very good command of English.
Starting at
1600 euros (gross) per month.
Additional info
Kersti Lepajõe, Director of the College of Foreign Languages and Cultures, kersti.lepajoe [ät] ut.ee.

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