Welcome Events 2014
Welcome Seminar for the University of Tartu’s new international employees and visiting faculty members aims to provide useful information about the University of Tartu and living in Estonia, ranging from University structure and governance to practical insights into everyday life.
UT Main Building, Ülikooli 18, room 138 (ground floor).
Monday, 6 October 2014
14:00-14:15 Welcome coffee
14:15-14:45 Vice-Rector’s Welcome and presentation of UT
Dr. Marco Kirm, Vice Rector for Research
14:45-15:00 Practical guide to UT
Kristina Kurm, Senior Specialist of
15:00-15:10 Personnel Office support
Katre Puura, Specialist in Personnel Management,
Raivo Valk, Senior Specialist in Personnel
15:10-15:30 International staff experience
Dietmar Pfahl, Senior Lecturer in Software Engineering
15:30-15:55 Estonian Ways
Katrin Jänese, Estonian Language Lecturer
16:00-16:45 Guided tour of the UT Main Building
17:00-19:00 Rector's Reception for all UT International Staff
(UT Art Museum, Ülikooli St. 18, UT Main Building).
Guided sightseeing tour
We also invite you and your family members to a guided sightseeing tour of Tartu on Sunday, October 5, 10:00-13:00 pm.
REGISTER HERE for all welcome events!
Spouses are welcome to join all events.
Join the international meiling list!
The mailing list "international [ät] lists.ut.ee" is an internal e-mail list of the University of Tartu which is used as a communication channel for keeping international faculty members informed about University events (such as public lectures held in English, concerts, family and sports days for university employees, etc.), as well as for posting official announcements and sending invitations to international faculty club meetings, Estonian culture and language courses, etc.
For more information and to subscribe, please contact Lauri Randveer: lauri.randveer [ät] ut.ee, ph. +372 737 5510