Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences

J. Liivi tn 2
50409 Tartu linn,
Tartu linn, Tartumaa
EST
+372 737 5835
om@ut.ee
Maarja Öpik
Director
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 505 3410 (6224)
J. Liivi 2-617
Leho Tedersoo
Professor in Mycorrhizal Studies 0.5 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 737 6171
+372 5665 4986
J. Liivi 2-341
Kaido Kansi
Project Manager 0.1 p
+372 5133 614 (3614)
Vanemuise 46-201
Marko Mägi
Head of Communication 0.5 p
PhD (Animal Ecology)
+372 737 5892
+372 520 7589 (5892)
Vanemuise 46-323
Margret Sisask
Assistant of Head of Office 0.5 p
mag (Psychology)
+372 737 5835
+372 5551 9904 (5835)
J. Liivi 2-222
Kristel Taits
Project Manager of the Doctoral School
+372 737 5836
+372 525 9069 (5836)
Ravila 14a-3004
Meelis Pärtel
Head of Office
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 737 6234
+372 511 5058 (6234)
J. Liivi 2-618
Kersti Püssa
Senior Specialist in Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 737 6222
+372 528 3916 (6381)
J. Liivi 2-614
Sigrid Ots
Senior Specialist for Research Projects 0.6 p
MA (Literature and Folklore)
+372 5563 8082 (3082)
Anu Vatter
Specialist 0.5 p
+372 5345 4890 (4890)
Laelatu bioloogiajaam
Illi Tarmu
Senior Laboratory Assistant 0.5 p
+372 737 3233
+372 5191 5059
J. Liivi 2
Kaili Orav
Laboratory Assistant 0.1 p
MSc (Plant and Fungal Sciences)
J. Liivi 2-111
Kertu Hool
Communication Specialist 0.7 p
MA (Communication Management)
Anu Mälton
Preparator (employment contract suspended) 0.25 p

Chair of Botany

Meelis Pärtel
Head of Chair, Professor of Botany
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 737 6234
+372 511 5058 (6234)
J. Liivi 2-618
Aveliina Helm
Professor of Restoration Ecology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 5553 8679 (6263)
J. Liivi 2-615
Kalle Olli
Associate Professor in Botany 0.1 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 505 6239 (6239)
Tatjana Oja
Associate Professor in Botany
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 516 0459 (6386)
J. Liivi 2-606
Tsipe Aavik
Associate Professor in Macroecology 0.5 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 516 1187 (6221)
J. Liivi 2-611
Nele Ingerpuu
Associate Professor in Botany 0.8 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 507 0779 (6258)
J. Liivi 2-305
Ene Kook
Lecturer of Botany
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 5340 2271 (2271)
J. Liivi 2-304
Riin Tamme
Research Fellow in Macroecology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-603
Junichi Fujinuma
Research Fellow in Macroecology
PhD (Biosphere Science)
J. Liivi 2-621
Krista Takkis
Research Fellow 0.5 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-304
Ülle Reier
Research Fellow in Botany 0.4 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 5343 0945 (6228)
J. Liivi 2-606
Triin Reitalu
Professor of Restoration Ecology
PhD
+372 5303 2176
+372 5303 2176
Jhonny Capichoni Massante
Research Fellow in Macroecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
Kersti Riibak
Research Fellow in Macroecology, Programme Director for Biology master, Programme Director, Programme Director for Biology and Eco-innovation master , Programme Director
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 737 6238
J. Liivi 2-603
Laura Naagel
Junior Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Ecological Sustainability
MSc (Biology and Eco-innovation)
J. Liivi 2
Blanca Luz Caleno Ruiz
Junior Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Ecological Sustainability
MSc (Forest Management, Use and Conservation)
Madli Jõks
Junior Research Fellow in Macroecology 0.8 p
MSc (protection of biodiversity)
J. Liivi 2
Oliver Kalda
Junior Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Ecological Sustainability
MSc (Zoology and Hydrobiology)
J. Liivi 2
Kristiina Jürisoo
Specialist in Regenerative Agriculture
MSc (Natural Resources Management)
Linda Pall
Specialist of Restoration Ecology
MSc (protection of biodiversity)
J. Liivi 2
Remek Meel
Specialist in Regenerative Agriculture 0.75 p
J. Liivi 2

Chair of Mycology

Urmas Kõljalg
Head of Chair, Academician, Professor in Mycology
PhD (Ecology)
+372 5341 2823 (6235)
J. Liivi 2-333
Inga Jüriado
Associate Professor in Lichenology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 516 8846 (8846)
J. Liivi 2-335
Tiina Randlane
Associate Professor in Lichenology 0.5 p
cand (Biology)
+372 529 5135 (3232)
J. Liivi 2-343
Ave Suija
Associate Professor in Lichenology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-342
Kadri Põldmaa
Associate Professor in Mycology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 512 0743 (6173)
J. Liivi 2-345
Andres Saag
Associate Professor in Lichenology 0.4 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 526 1953 (6232)
Lai 38-209
Mohammad Bahram
Associate Professor in Molecular Ecology 0.1 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
Irja Saar
Research Fellow in Mycology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-332
Kadri Pärtel
Research Fellow in Mycology 0.6 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 522 6179 (6172)
J. Liivi 2-331
Heidi Tamm
Research Fellow in Mycology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-331
Jane Oja
Research Fellow in Mycology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-338
Sten Anslan
Research Fellow
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-336
Olesia Dulia
Research Fellow in Soil Microbiology
cand (Biology)
J. Liivi 2-347
Manikandan Ariyan
Junior Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Ecological Sustainability
MSc (Microbiology)
Farah Shafiq
Junior Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Ecological Sustainability
MSc
J. Liivi 2
Rasmus Puusepp
Specialist in Molecular Biology
MSc (Gene Technology)
J. Liivi 2-312

Chair of Plant Ecology

Mari Moora
Head of Chair, Professor in Community Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 514 3394 (6383)
J. Liivi 2-612
Martin Zobel
Academician, Professor of Plant Ecology
cand (Biology)
+372 737 6223
+372 518 7723 (6223)
J. Liivi 2-616
Maarja Öpik
Professor in Molecular Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 505 3410 (6224)
J. Liivi 2-617
Kristjan Zobel
Professor in Evolutionary Ecology
PhD (Bioecology)
+372 525 9796 (6226)
J. Liivi 2-610
Marina Semtšenko
Professor of Evolutionary Plant Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-613
Jaan Liira
Associate Professor of Plant Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 524 0798 (6230)
J. Liivi 2-609
John Alexander Davison
Associate Professor of Plant Ecology
PhD
J. Liivi 2-608
Piret Lõhmus
Associate Professor in Conservation Biology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 5348 0874 (6217)
J. Liivi 2-303
Kai Vellak
Associate Professor in Plant Ecology 0.6 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
+372 524 6249 (6229)
J. Liivi 2-305
Rein Kalamees
Research Fellow in Plant Ecology 0.2 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 507 6389 (6225)
J. Liivi 2
Kadri Koorem
Research Fellow in Plant Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 737 6221
J. Liivi 2-607
Inga Hiiesalu
Research Fellow of Plant Ecology
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-607
Mari Lepik
Research Fellow in Plant Ecology 0.4 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
Martti Vasar
Research Fellow in Ecoinformatics
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-306
Tanel Vahter
Research Fellow in Soil Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-306
Siim-Kaarel Sepp
Research Fellow in Plant Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-306
Maret Gerz
Junior Research Fellow in Plant Ecology 0.5 p
MSc (Plant and Fungal Sciences)
Anastasia Tõnisson
Junior Research Fellow in Biodiversity and Ecological Sustainability
MSc (Soil Sciences)
Elle Roosaluste
Specialist in Plant Ecology 0.3 p
cand (Biology)
+372 5397 8325 (6227)
J. Liivi 2-512

Chair of Ecophysiology

Arne Sellin
Head of Chair, Professor in Ecophysiology
PhD (Ecology)
+372 737 6236
+372 514 1815 (6236)
J. Liivi 2-506
Krista Lõhmus
Associate Professor of Applied Ecology 0.3 p
cand (Biology)
+372 517 2597 (6237)
J. Liivi 2-511
Priit Kupper
Associate Professor in Ecophysiology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 507 6793 (6219)
J. Liivi 2-507
Arvo Tullus
Associate Professor of Applied Ecology
PhD
+372 737 3221
(3221)
J. Liivi 2-505
Edgar Karofeld
Associate Professor in Applied Ecology 0.75 p
PhD (Ecology)
+372 524 6156 (6265)
J. Liivi 2-504
Katrin Rosenvald
Research Fellow of Applied Ecology 0.8 p
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
J. Liivi 2-509
Eele Õunapuu-Pikas
Research Fellow in Plant Ecophysiology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-510
Mai Kukumägi
Research Fellow in Plant Ecophysiology 0.5 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-510
Gristin Rohula-Okunev
Research Fellow in Plant Ecophysiology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
Linda Rusalepp
Junior Research Fellow in Ecophysiology
MSc (Plant and Fungal Sciences)
Pille Mänd
Senior Specialist in Ecophysiology 0.2 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 737 6388
J. Liivi 2
Katrin Heinsoo
Senior Specialist in Ecophysiology 0.5 p
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2 519/520
Riho Meier
Engineer
MSc (Molecular Biology)
+372 737 5020
J. Liivi 2-503
portreefoto
Evelyn Uuemaa
Head of Office
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
+372 737 5827
portreefoto
Heli Raagmaa
Specialist in Academic Affairs
+372 737 5816
Vanemuise 46-326

Chair of Geoinformatics and Cartography

portreefoto
Tõnu Oja
Head of Chair, Professor of Geoinformatics and Cartography
cand (Biology)
+372 737 5076
+372 503 7049
Vanemuise 46-231
portreefoto
Raivo Aunap
Associate Professor in Cartography
PhD (Geoinformatics)
+372 737 5827
Vanemuise 46-230
portreefoto
Evelyn Uuemaa
Associate Professor in Geoinformatics
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
+372 737 5827
Vanemuise 46-230
portreefoto
Kiira Mõisja
Lecturer in Cartography
PhD (Geoinformatics)
+372 737 5827
Vanemuise 46-230
portreefoto
Desalew Meseret Moges
Research Fellow in Ecological Modeling
PhD (Geoinformatics)
portreefoto
Anneli Palo
Research Fellow in Landscape Ecology 0.1 p
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
+372 737 5086
Vanemuise 46-224
Valentina Sagris
Research Fellow in Geoinformatics
PhD (Geoinformatics)
+372 737 5086
Vanemuise 46-224
portreefoto
Oleksandr Matsibora
Visit Research Fellow in Geoinformatics 0.8 p
PhD (Geography)
+372 737 5076
Vanemuise 46-231
Marta Jemeljanova
Junior Research Fellow in Geoinformatics
MSc
+372 737 5073
Vanemuise 46-211
Isaac Newton Kwasi Buo
Junior Research Fellow in Geoinformatics 0.35 p
MSc (Geoinformatics for Urbanised Society)
Vanemuise 46-211
Holger Virro
Junior Research Fellow in Geoinformatics
MSc (Geoinformatics and Cartography)
Vanemuise 46-211
Merle Muru
Research Fellow in Geoinformatics (employment contract suspended)
PhD (Geoinformatics)

Chair of Human Geography

Tiit Tammaru
Head of Chair, Academician, Professor of Urban and Population Geography, Research Professor
PhD (Human Geography)
+372 737 6842
Vanemuise 46-242
Frank Witlox
Visiting Professor 0.2 p, Visiting Professor
PhD
Vanemuise 46-245
Anto Aasa- Tartu Ülikool
Anto Aasa
Associate Professor in Human Geography
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 6844
Vanemuise 46-244
Garri Raagmaa
Garri Raagmaa
Associate Professorin Regional Planning 0.2 p
PhD (Human Geography)
+372 527 8899 (3899)
Vanemuise 46-240
portreefoto
Taavi Pae
Associate Professor in Estonian Geography
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 5087
Vanemuise 46-236
portreefoto
Kadri Leetmaa
Associate Professor in Human Geography
PhD (Human Geography)
+372 737 5968
Vanemuise 46-243
Siiri Silm- Tartu Ülikool
Siiri Silm
Associate Professor in Human Geography
PhD (Human Geography)
+372 737 5077
Vanemuise 46-245
Age Poom- Tartu Ülikool
Age Poom
Associate Professor in Urban Environment
PhD (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
Vanemuise 46-244
portreefoto
Anneli Kährik
Associate Professor in Urban Geography 0.7 p
PhD (Human Geography)
+372 737 5968
Vanemuise 46-243
portreefoto
Pille Metspalu
Visiting Lecturer
PhD (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
+372 514 8308
portreefoto
Ülle Liiber
Teacher in Geography 0.25 p
MSc (Human Geography)
Vanemuise 46-336
Szymon Marcinczak
Research Fellow of Human Geography 0.25 p
PhD (Human Geography)
Vanemuise 46-242
portreefoto
Janika Raun
Research Fellow in Tourism Geography 0.25 p
PhD (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
Vanemuise 46-242
portreefoto
Birgit Viru
Research Fellow in Geography
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 6846
Vanemuise 46-339
portreefoto
Kadi Kalm
Research Fellow of Human Geography
PhD (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
Vanemuise 46-243
portreefoto
Ingmar Pastak
Research Fellow of Human Geography 0.5 p
PhD (Geography)
Vanemuise 46-242
Ago Tominga
Junior Research Fellow of Human Geography 0.1 p
MSc (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
Vanemuise 46-244
Janis Zalite
Junior Research Fellow of Human Geography
MSc (Geoinformatics for Urbanised Society)
Vanemuise 46-243
portreefoto
Elina Maarja Suitso
Junior Research Fellow of Human Geography 0.1 p, Specialist 0.1 p
MSc (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
+372 737 5968
Vanemuise 46-243
David Leonard Knapp
Junior Research Fellow of Human Geography 0.1 p
MSc
Vanemuise 46-242
portreefoto
Madli-Johanna Maidla
Programme Director, Programme Director, Programme Director, Specialist
MSc (Geography)
+372 737 6842
Vanemuise 46-242
portreefoto
Arvi Kiik
Administrator 0.2 p
MSc (Computer Engineering)
+372 737 5077
Vanemuise 46-245
Kairi Vasemägi
URBACT Coordinator of Co-operation with Local Governments 0.6 p
mag (School Management)
+372 515 9225
Vanemuise 46-243
Veronika Mooses
Research Fellow of Human Geography (employment contract suspended)
PhD (Human Geography and Regional Planning)
portreefoto
Kristi Post
Specialist (employment contract suspended)

Chair of Physical Geography and Landscape Ecology

portreefoto
Ülo Mander
Head of Chair, Professor of Physical Geography and Landscape Ecology
cand (Biology)
+372 737 5819
+372 508 7373
Vanemuise 46-338
portreefoto
Jaak Jaagus
Professor of Climatology
cand (Geography)
+372 737 5824
Vanemuise 46-340
portreefoto
Ivika Ostonen-Märtin
Professor in Root Ecology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
+372 737 5231
Vanemuise 46-332
portreefoto
Ain Kull
Associate Professor in Physical Geography
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 5826
Vanemuise 46-240
portreefoto
Kaido Soosaar
Associate Professor in Ecotechnology
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
+372 737 5817
+372 5564 7551
Vanemuise 46-336
portreefoto
Kuno Kasak
Associate Professor in Ecotechnology
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 737 6843
Vanemuise 46-241
portreefoto
Jaan Pärn
Associate Professor in Landscape Biogeochemistry
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 5818
+372 5554 8255
Vanemuise 46-337
portreefoto
Mikk Espenberg
Associate Professor in Environmental Microbiology
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 737 6843
Vanemuise 46-241
Erki Tammiksaar
Associate Professor in History in Geography 0.45 p
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 5087
Vanemuise 46-236
Martin Maddison
Associate Professor in Ecotechnology 0.5 p
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 737 5817
Vanemuise 46-336
portreefoto
Margit Kõiv-Vainik
Associate Professor in Environmental Technology 0.2 p
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 737 6843
Vanemuise 46-241
portreefoto
Alar Teemusk
Research Fellow in Ecotechnology
PhD (Physical Geography)
Vanemuise 46-129
Gert Veber
Research Fellow in Physical Geography
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
Vanemuise 46-231
Mait Sepp
Research Fellow in Physical Geography
PhD (Physical Geography)
+372 737 5824
Vanemuise 46-340
Alisa Krasnova
Research Fellow in Physical Geography 0.5 p
PhD (Landscape Ecology and Environmental Technology)
Vanemuise 46-336
Sandeep Thayamkottu
Junior Research Fellow in Physical Geography 0.1 p
MSc
Vanemuise 46-337
Sharvari Sunil Gadegaonkar
Junior Research Fellow in Environmental Technology 0.1 p
MSc
Vanemuise 46-134
Muhammad Kamil Sardar Ali
Junior Research Fellow in Environmental Technology 0.2 p
MSc (Soil and Environmental Sciences)
Vanemuise 46-340
Fahad Ali Kazmi
Junior Research Fellow in Environmental Technology 0.1 p
MSc
Vanemuise 46-134
Aliya Sultonova
Junior Research Fellow in Landscape Ecology
mag (Nuclear Physics and Technology)
Vanemuise 46-332
portreefoto
Reti Ranniku
Junior Research Fellow in Physical Geography 0.4 p
cand.scient. (Climate Change)
Vanemuise 46-340
Isaac Okiti
Junior Research Fellow in Ecotechnology
MSc (Geoinformatics for Urbanised Society)
Vanemuise 46-134
Alar Noorvee
Specialist 0.3 p
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 554 0579
Vanemuise 46-
Marili Sell
Specialist in Ecology
MSc (Ecosystems Technology)
Vanemuise 46-332
Anastasiia Väljamäe
Specialist in Environmental Technology 0.5 p
MSc (Applied Mathematics and Informatics)
Mohit Masta
Specialist in Environmental Technology
Vanemuise 46-337
Mihkel Pindus
Specialist in Environmental Technology
MSc (Physical Geography and Landscape Ecology)
Vanemuise 46
portreefoto
Mirjam Veiler
Specialist in Landscape Geography
MSc (Geography)
Vanemuise 46-244
portreefoto
Kristina Sohar
Research Fellow in Physical Geography (employment contract suspended)
PhD (Physical Geography)
Tõnu Meidla
Head of Office, Professor of Palaeontology and Stratigraphy
cand (Geology and Mineralogy)
+372 737 5895
+372 514 4504 (5821)
Kalle Kirsimäe
Academician, Professor of Geology and Mineralogy
PhD (Quaternary Cover and Applied Geology)
+372 737 5894
+372 5344 3145 (5894)
Ravila 14a-3020
Leho Ainsaar
Professor in Geology
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 5812
+372 509 8624 (5812)
+372 737 5812
Ravila 14a-3029
Alar Rosentau
Professor in Applied Geology
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 6683
Ravila 14a-2033
Argo Jõeleht
Associate Professor in Geology
PhD (Quaternary Cover and Applied Geology)
+372 737 5815
Ravila 14a-3032
Tiit Hang
Associate Professor in Quaternary Geology
PhD (Quaternary Geology)
+372 737 5897
Ravila 14a-3032
Jüri Plado
Associate Professor in Geophysics and Petrophysics
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 6696
Ravila 14a-3031
Oive Tinn
Associate Professor in Geology
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 6693
Ravila 14a-3027
Enn Karro
Associate Professor in Geology
PhD (Geology and Mineralogy)
+372 737 6690
Ravila 14a-3023
Olev Vinn
Associate Professor in Paleontology
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 6692
Ravila 14a-3026
Riho Mõtlep
Research Fellow in Geology
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 737 6689
Ravila 14a-3022
Igor Tuuling
Research Fellow in Geology 0.2 p
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 6685
Ravila 14a-2036
Peeter Somelar
Research Fellow in Geology
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 6689
+372 5698 4041
Ravila 14a-3022
Marko Kohv
Research Fellow of Applied Geology
PhD (Geology)
+372 737 5832
Ravila 14a-2031
Kaarel Mänd
Research Fellow in Geology
PhD (Earth and Atmospheric Sciences)
Johannes Vind
Research Fellow in Geology
PhD (Metallurgy and Materials Technology)
Triine Nirgi
Research Fellow of Applied Geology 0.5 p
PhD (Geology)
Ravila 14a-2033
Peeter Paaver
Research Fellow in Geology
PhD (Environmental Technology)
Ravila 14a
Bojidar Mandjoukov
Junior Research Fellow in Geology
MSc (Analytical Chemistry)
Ravila 14a-3005
Kevin Xavier Nzamba
Junior Research Fellow in Geology
MSc (Geosciences and Environment)
Ravila 14a-3010
Stefi Guitor
Junior Research Fellow in Geology 0.3 p
MSc (Geology)
Ravila 14a
Eelika Kiil
Junior Research Fellow in Geology 0.5 p
MSc (Geology)
Ravila 14a
Kairi Põldsaar
Senior Specialist in Geology, Programme Director for Geology and Environmental Technology bachelor, Programme Director for Geology master , Programme Director for Environmental Technology master
PhD (Geology)
Ravila 14a-3026
Päärn Paiste
Senior Specialist in Geology
PhD (Geology)
Ravila 14a-3010
Liili Laan
Specialist in Academic Affairs
+372 737 5891
Ravila 14a-3004
Juho Kirs
Specialist 0.5 p
MSc
+372 737 5834
Ravila 14a-3024
Juulia-Gabrielle Jeanne Isabelle Moreau
Specialist in Geology
PhD (Geophysics)
Liisa Lang
Research Fellow in Geology (employment contract suspended)
PhD (Geology)
Marian Külaviir
Analyst (employment contract suspended)

Chair of Geology and Mineralogy

Kalle Kirsimäe
Head of Chair
PhD (Quaternary Cover and Applied Geology)
+372 737 5894
+372 5344 3145 (5894)
Ravila 14a-3020

Chair of Paleontology and Stratigraphy

Tõnu Meidla
Head of Chair
cand (Geology and Mineralogy)
+372 737 5895
+372 514 4504 (5821)
Ravila 14a-3028
Elin Sild
Senior Specialist for Research Projects 0.6 p
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-419
Margret Sisask
Specialist in Academic Affairs 0.5 p
mag (Psychology)
+372 737 5835
+372 5551 9904 (5835)
J. Liivi 2-222
Eve Möls
Specialist 0.8 p
+372 737 5893
J. Liivi 2-221

Chair of Natural Resources

Asko Lõhmus
Head of Chair, Professor in Conservation Biology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
+372 529 2015
+372 529 2015
J. Liivi 2-231
Taavi Virro
Associate Professor in Hydrobiology
PhD (Hydrobiology)
+372 512 2758
J. Liivi 2-234
Riinu Rannap
Associate Professor in Wetland Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-236
Maarja Vaikre
Research Fellow in Wetland Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-239
Triin Tekko
Research Fellow in Conservation Biology
PhD (Neurosciences)
J. Liivi 2-235
Liina Remm
Research Fellow in Conservation Biology 0.1 p
PhD (Zoology and Hydrobiology)
J. Liivi 2-235
Kadri Runnel
Research Fellow in Conservation Biology 0.5 p
PhD (Botany and Mycology)
J. Liivi 2-235
Maarja Kõrkjas
Junior Research Fellow in Conservation Biology 0.5 p
MSc (Zoology and Hydrobiology)
J. Liivi 2-238
Raido Kont
Specialist of Conservation Biology
MSc (Zoology and Hydrobiology)
J. Liivi 2-236
Eliisa Pass
Specialist in Conservation Biology 0.7 p
MSc (Zoology and Hydrobiology)
J. Liivi 2-239

Chair of Animal Ecology

Raivo Mänd
Head of Chair, Professor emeritus 0.75 p
cand (Biology)
+372 737 5070
+372 506 9849 (5070)
J. Liivi 2-431
Peeter Hõrak
Professor of Behavioural Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
+372 737 5075
+372 514 9552 (5075)
J. Liivi 2-421
Vallo Tilgar
Associate Professor in Bird Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
+372 737 5814
J. Liivi 2-441
Tuul Sepp
Associate Professor in Animal Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
+372 505 2501
J. Liivi 2-419
Marko Mägi
Research Fellow in Bird Ecology 0.5 p
PhD (Animal Ecology)
+372 737 5892
+372 520 7589 (5892)
J. Liivi 2-435
Jaanis Lodjak
Research Fellow of Animal Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-434
Richard Meitern
Research Fellow of Animal Ecology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-420
Jürgen Karvak
Junior Research Fellow
MSc (Biology and Eco-innovation)
J. Liivi 2
Kairi Kiik
Researcher Fellow of Applied Ethology (employment contract suspended)
PhD (Zoology and Hydrobiology)

Chair of Entomology

Toomas Tammaru
Head of Chair, Professor of Entomology
PhD (Zoology)
+372 737 6088
J. Liivi 2-433
Toomas Esperk
Associate Professor in Zoology of Invertebrates
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-436
Tiit Teder
Associate Professor of Entomology
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-442
Erki Õunap
Research Fellow of Entomology
PhD (Zoology)
J. Liivi 2-403
Ants Kaasik
Research Fellow
PhD (Mathematical Statistics)
J. Liivi 2-421
Robert Barry Davis
Research Fellow of Entomology 0.5 p
PhD (Biology)
J. Liivi 2-440
Virve Sõber
Research Fellow of Entomology
PhD (Plant Ecology and Ecophysiology)
J. Liivi 2-430
Juhan Javoiš
Research Fellow of Entomology 0.2 p
PhD (Animal Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-440
Sille Holm
Research Fellow of Entomology 0.1 p
PhD (Zoology)
J. Liivi 2-440
Robin Gielen
Junior Research Fellow of Entomology
MSc (Plant and Fungal Sciences)
J. Liivi 2-439
Maarja Kruus
Laboratory Assistant in Entomology 0.5 p
+ 372 5554 2233
J. Liivi 2
Anu Tiitsaar
Research Fellow of Entomology (employment contract suspended) 0.5 p
PhD (Zoology)
Auli Veske
Junior Research Fellow of Entomology (employment contract suspended)
MSc (protection of biodiversity)

Chair of Mammalogy

Urmas Saarma
Head of Chair, Professor in Theriology
PhD (Molecular Biology)
+372 737 5099
J. Liivi 2-214
Jaanus Remm
Associate Professor in Theriology 0.1 p
PhD (Animal Ecology)
Teivi Laurimäe
Research Fellow in Molecular Parasitology
PhD (Zoology)
J. Liivi 2-211
Liina Kinkar
Research Fellow in Molecular Parasitology
PhD (Zoology)
J. Liivi 2-211
Ants Tull
Research Fellow in Theriology
PhD (Zoology and Ecology)
J. Liivi 2-210
Miia Rannikmäe
Head, Professor of Science Education
PhD (Life and Earth Science Education)
+372 737 5083
Jack Holbrook
Visiting Professor 0.75 p
PhD (Chemistry)
+372 737 5083
Vanemuise 46-226
Jari Lavonen
Visiting Professor
PhD (Physics Education)
Anne Laius
Associate Professor in Biology and Environmental Education
PhD (Life and Earth Science Education)
+372 737 5084
Vanemuise 46-228
Regina Soobard
Associate Professor in Science Teaching, Programme Director for Secondary School Science Teacher master
PhD (Science Education)
+372 737 5082
Vanemuise 46-227
portreefoto
Ülle Liiber
Teacher in Geography Didactics 0.5 p
MSc (Human Geography)
Vanemuise 46-336
Klaara Kask
Research Fellow of Science Education 0.5 p
PhD (Science Education)
+372 737 5084
Kristel Mikkor
Research Fellow in Mathematics Education 0.1 p
PhD (Mathematics)
+372 737 5492
Narva mnt 18-4057
Katrin Vaino
Research Fellow of Science Education
PhD (Science Education)
Vanemuise 46-322
Ana Valdmann
Research Fellow of Science Education 0.1 p
PhD (Science Education)
Vanemuise 46-226
Helin Semilarski
Research Fellow of Science Education
PhD (Educational Science)
Vanemuise 46-323
Helen Semilarski
Research Fellow of Science Education
PhD (Educational Science)
Vanemuise 46-226
Janari Teessar
Junior Research Fellow of Science Education
MSc (Biology Teacher)
Vanemuise 46-323
Triin Rosin
Junior Research Fellow of Science Education 0.5 p
MA (Physics Teacher)
Vanemuise 46-322
Moonika Teppo
Junior Research Fellow of Science Education 0.5 p, Project Manager of Science Education 0.5 p
MSc (Didactics of Biology)
+372 737 5082
Vanemuise 46-226
Liis Rüütel
Specialist in Science Education 0.1 p
MA (Biology)
Vanemuise 46
Riho Mõtlep
Manager
PhD (Environmental Technology)
+372 737 6689
Ravila 14a-3022