Lecturer in German

University of Tartu College of Foreign Languages and Cultures

College of Foreign Languages and Cultures


Duties and responsibilities
  • The principal tasks of a teacher shall consist of teaching duties of a practical nature at the first two levels of higher education, using modern teaching methods and educational technology.
  • Teacher shall be competent to administer pass/fail evaluations and examinations in their subject.
  • Teacher shall supervise students of the first level of higher education, create study and teaching aids as well as engage in other curriculum development work. Participation in activities related to the administration and development of teaching is recommended. 
  • Popularisation of the specialisation.
  • Teacher shall not be required to conduct research. Accordingly, an increased proportion of the working time of teachers shall be devoted to teaching and curriculum development work.
Required qualifications
Master's degree or an equivalent qualification
Required experience
  • Ability to teach at the first two levels of higher education.
  • Teaching experience in a higher education institution.
  • Knowledge of web-based learning methodology.
  • Experience in teaching German as a foreign language to students.
  • Experience in compiling course materials.
Required language skills
Excellent command of Estonian and German.

Starting at
1400 euros (gross) per month.
Additional info
Kersti Lepajõe, Director of the College of Foreign Languages and Cultures, kersti.lepajoe [ät] ut.ee