Associate Professor of Personality and Health Psychology
University of Tartu Institute of Psychology



Institute of Psychology





Duties and responsibilities
  • Developing the field of their speciality and teaching at all levels of higher education.
  • Supervising students on all levels of higher education.
  • Developing the curriculum of their speciality and their professional skills.
  • Participating or initiating and directing in the development and research activities of the institute, applying for funding for projects and managing them.
  • Participating in committees and decision-making bodies of the institute and university.
  • Popularisation of the specialisation.



See also job description.



Required qualifications
PhD or an equivalent qualification.



See also requirements for teaching and research staff.



Required experience
  • Candidates must be qualified to teach the subjects of their speciality on all levels of higher education and conduct teaching and research activities in their field.
  • They are expected to have experience of teaching in higher education and supervising students.
  • They are expected to conduct internationally recognised research in the field of personality and health psychology and applying for funding and executing scientific projects successfully.



Required language skills
Fluent in Estonian and English.


Starting at







Remuneration based on UT Salary Rules.



See also UT salary rules.


Additional info
Kertu Saar, Administrative Manager, Institute of Psychology (kertu.saar [ät]


Application documents and notification of results

If you apply for this position please say you saw it on Psychoneuroxy


All Jobs


Harvard University Academic Positions

Kuwait University Current Faculty Openings

Osaka University Academic Opportunities

Purdue University Job Postings for Faculty Positions

Texas Tech University Faculty Openings

Tsinghua University Job Postings

University of Cambridge Job Openings

University of Geneva Faculty Opportunities

University of New South Wales Job Openings

University of Nottingham Research Positions

University of Oslo Academic Jobs

University of Saskatchewan Faculty Positions

University of Southampton Research Vacancies

University of Tokyo Current Academic Vacancies

University of Toronto Open Faculty Positions

University of Zurich Job Postings