Vacancies

Current vacancies of academic positions
 

Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences
Professor of Toxicology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Associate Professor of Analytical and Organic Chemistry 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Associate Professor of Sheep and Goat Production 1,00 commencement date 01.02.2019
Associate Professor of Food Chemistry 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Lecturer in Poultry Production 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Lecturer in Animal Anatomy 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Lecturer in Cattle Production 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Lecturer in Veterinary Neurology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Teaching Assistant in Small Animal Internal Medicine 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Junior Research Fellow in Fish Genetics 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019

Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences
Research Fellow in Plant Biology  1,00 commencement date 24.07.2019
Professor of Biodiversity and Environmental Planning 0,50  commencement date 01.09.2019
Associate Professor of Horticulture 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Associate Professor of Applied Entomology 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019 
Associate Professor of Applied Entomology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019 
Associate Professor of Crop Science and Plant Biology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Leading Researcher in Hydrobiology 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Senior Research Fellow in Ichthyology 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Senior Research Fellow in Hydrobiology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Senior Research Fellow in Avian Conservation Biology 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Research Fellow in Crop Science and Plant Biology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Research Fellow in Hydrobiology 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Assistant in Horticulture 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
 
Institute of Forestry and Rural Engineering
Professor of Forest Pathology 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Professor of Forest Ecology 0,50 commencement date 01.09.2019
Associate Professor of Geodesy 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019

Institute of Technology
Associate Professor of Measurement and Data Processing 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019
Lecturer in Electrical Drives and Engineering 1,00 commencement date 01.09.2019

Institute of Economics and Social Sciences
Professor of Rural Economics 1,00 commencement date 01.01.2020

To participate in the competition, candidates are required to submit the following documents to the Academic Secretary (Fr. R. Kreutzwaldi 1, 51006 TARTU) no later than April 2, 2019.
• an application to the Rector;
• CV (curriculum vitae) and a structured list of scientific publications of recent ten years, in the Estonian Research Information System (ETIS) standard format (up to ten significant publications from the earlier periood may be included at will); information on academic work done within five recent years shall be enclosed with the CV;
• a copy of the document certifying education and/or academic degree;
•   ohter relevant materials at the discretion of the applicant;

If the applicant can not submit CV in the ETIS standard format, it shall be made in the established format given  below.
Application documents shall be submitted in the written form (either on paper or as a digitally signed document by e-mail to lea.michelson@emu.ee in the Estonian language.
As an exception, a person applying for the position of a professor shall submit the application documents additionally in English. As an exception, application documents may be presented in English only if the knowledge of the Estonian language is not required from the holder of the position.

From January 2020 a doctoral degree or its equivalent is required for academic positions of lecturer and research fellow.

Sources of additional requirements are described in the job description that can be read by clicking on the corresponding post.  For further information on the competition and the general requirements for candidates, please contact the Academic Secretary at +372 731 3063.
Required language skills: fluent written and spoken English, high-level Estonian.

https://www.emu.ee/en/about-the-university/vacancies/


Useful links:

Rules of competitions for the employment of regular teaching staff and research staff (Regulation No. 2 of the Council of EMÜ of 28.02.2008)

Job descriptions of the teaching and research staff members at the Estonian University of Life Sciences (EMÜ Council Regulation No. 1-5/17 of 27.11.2014)

CV

 

Open Positions at the inter-unit entity “Valorisation Technologies of the Estonian University of Life Sciences” (VALORTECH), which was formed in collaboration of two EMÜ´s institutes, Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences and Institute of Agricultural and Environmental Sciences:

 

Senior Research Fellow in Sustainable Food Production (1,00)

Senior Research Fellow in Food Chemistry (1,00)

Senior Research Fellow in Food Science (1,00)

Research Fellow in Sustainable Food Production (1,00)

Research Fellow in Food Chemistry (1,00)

Research Fellow in Food Science and Technology (1,00)

 

Specifications you can find after clicking on.

 

Commencement date: 01.06.2019 up to 30.06.2023

 

Application documents

To participate in the competition, candidates are required to submit the following documents to the Academic Secretary (Fr. R. Kreutzwaldi 1, 51006 TARTU, ESTONIA)

  • an application to the Rector in free format;
  • a copy of the document certifying PhD degree or equivalent;
  • CV (Curriculum Vitae) incl.

o list of scientific publications of the last 10 years, indexed in Thomson Reuters Web of Science or Scopus;

o information on academic and food industry works undertaken since last five recent years;

o candidates should provide referees name of two individuals who can be called upon to provide information regarding the candidate’s work;

  • other relevant materials at the discretion of the applicant.

 

Application documents shall be submitted in English in the written form, either on paper or as a digitally signed document by e-mail to lea.michelson@emu.ee no later than April 1st, 2019.

 

Following the submission of documents, the eligible candidates might be invited for an interview with the VALORTECH Steering Committee on site or via Skype.

 

Additional contact info:

Rajeev Bhat, Rajeev.Bhat@emu.ee;

ERA Chair for Food (By-) Products Valorisation Technologies of the Estonian University of Life Sciences (VALORTECH)

Ivi Jõudu, ivi.joudu@emu.ee

Institute of Veterinary Medicine and Animal Sciences, associated professor, interim chair, VALORTCH project coordinator

Piia Pääso, piia.paaso@emu.ee

Director of Polli Horticultural Research Centre

 

Useful links:

Rules of competitions for the employment of regular teaching staff and research staff” (Council Regulation No. 2 of 28.02.2008)

Job descriptions of the teaching and research staff members at the Estonian University of Life Sciences” (Council Regulation No. 1-5/17 of 27.11.2014)

 

Project VALORTECH has received funding from the European Union’s Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme under grant agreement No 810630.