Lecturer in Pathophysiology

University of Tartu

Lecturer in Pathophysiology

Faculty of Medicine, Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine

The University of Tartu is the biggest and oldest centre of academic life in Estonia - we have over 4,000 employees and 14,000 students. The unique intellectual atmosphere and fine living and working environment that characterise Tartu have attracted prominent scientists and experts for almost 400 years. Join the university family!

Duties and responsibilities
  • To organize and carry out practical courses, seminars and lectures in pathophysiology for students of medicine, dentistry and pharmacy etc.
  • International-level research in the specialisation.

Required qualifications
PhD or an equivalent qualification.

Required experience
  • Experience in teaching pathophysiology or in a closely related field at the university level equivalent.
  • Experience in supervising students, master's students and teaching e-courses is recommended.
  • International-level research in the specialisation, the volume of which is equivalent to at least one doctoral thesis.

Required language skills
Very good knowledge of Estonian in speech and writing. The candidate’s English skills must be sufficient for communication and writing in his or her specialty.

Additional information on remuneration
Remuneration according to UT salary rules.
Number of vacancies

Documents required for applying
  1. A letter of application to the Rector.
  2. A curriculum vitae.
  3. A list of research publications (if necessary, enclosing copies or offprints of more important publications).
  4. A copy of a document (including its annexes) which shows the candidate to hold the required qualification (with authorized translation into Estonian, English or Russian if the credential is not in Estonian, English, Russian, Finnish, Swedish, French, Italian, Ukrainian and Belarussian languages). A candidate can be required to submit the original or a certified copy of the document (including its annexes) showing the candidate to hold the required qualification. If the candidate has acquired the higher education in question abroad, he or she may be required to submit an assessment issued by the Academic Recognition Information Centre (the Estonian ENIC/NARIC) of his or her qualification in respect of the qualification requirements for the position.
  5. Other materials considered relevant by the candidate (a list of such materials must be included in the application or annexed to it).

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Start date 01.04.2024
Place of work
Ravila 19, Tartu

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