Research Fellow in Physical Activity

University of Tartu Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy

Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy


Duties and responsibilities
  • To design and conduct experiments in the field of physical activity within the research project "Increasing physical activity of schoolchildren".
  • To publish on an international level.
  • To implement research projects.
  • To supervise bachelor and master's students.
Required qualifications
PhD or an equivalent qualification.
Required experience
The candidate is expected to have expertise be competent in research methods in the field of objectively measured physical activity and is expected to have good experience in research related to the physical activity of children and adults. The candidate is expected to have experience in supervising bachelor and master theses.
Required language skills
Adequate language skills for professional communication in Estonian and English.
Starting at
01.05.2021, temporary contract to 31.12.2023
Remuneration based on UT salary rules.
Additional info
Prof. Priit Kaasik, priit.kaasik [ät], tel 737 5364.