Institute of Education

Jakobi 5
51005 Tartu linn,
Tartu linn, Tartumaa
EST
+372 737 6450
haridus@ut.ee
Margus Pedaste
Margus Pedaste
Head of Institute
PhD (Life and Earth Science Education)
+372 737 6441
+372 515 6095 (6021)
Jakobi 5-A220
Merle Taimalu
Merle Taimalu
Vice Director for Academic Affairs
PhD (Pedagogy)
+372 5438 0498
Pihel Hunt
Pihel Hunt
Programme Director for Educational Innovation
MA (Educational Sciences)
+372 522 4325 (6465)
Pille Nelis
Pille Nelis
Adviser, Programme Director of Inclusive Education Curriculum, Programme Director for Teacher Education
MA (Education Management)
+372 516 9397
Irja Vaas
Irja Vaas
Programme Director for Early Years Teacher
mag (School Management)
+372 5885 3424
Liana Roos
Programme Director for Teacher of Vocational Training
MA (Adult Education)
+372 518 0417
Aigi Kikkas_haridusteaduste instituut
Aigi Kikkas
Programme Director for Primary School Teacher
MSc (Didactics of Biology)
+372 737 6458
+372 5304 4009 (6458)
Pille Häidkind
Pille Häidkind
Programme Director for Special Education and Speech Therapy, Programme Director for Special Education and Speech Therapy
PhD (Pedagogy)
+372 512 9167 (6151)
Anne Raam
Anne Raam
Programme Director for Teacher's Continuing Education
mag (School Management)
+372 737 6445
+372 5474 0957
Liina Lepp
Programme Director for Teaching Humanities and Social Subjects in Basic School
PhD (Educational Science)
Airi Heinaru
Airi Heinaru
Administrative Director, Head of Administrative Service
+372 737 6472
+372 5565 5668
Jakobi 5-A221
Eve Toomsalu
Eve Toomsalu
Work Management Specialist
MSc (Tourism Geography)
+372 737 6466
Jakobi 5-A224
Mari Pärn
Mari Pärn
Academic Affairs Specialist
+372 737 5919
+372 526 8044 (5919)
Jakobi 5-A128
Ranet Rõõmussaar
Ranet Rõõmussaar
Academic Affairs Specialist
+372 737 6447
+372 5884 5002 (6447)
Jakobi 5-A129
Jana Kuremägi
Jana Kuremägi
Academic Affairs Specialist
MA (Linguistics and Language Editing)
+372 737 6444
Jakobi 5–A130
Margit Kiisler
Margit Kiisler
Academic Affairs Specialist
+372 737 6456
+372 5690 4705 (6456)
Jakobi 5-A101
Andres Riik
Andres Riik
Information Technology Specialist
+372 737 6451
Jakobi 5-B241
Maarja Vaikmaa
Maarja Vaikmaa
Assistant to the Head of Institute
+372 5664 8171
Jakobi 5-A223
Triin Kirs
Triin Kirs
Communication and Marketing Specialist 0.8 p
+372 737 6442
+372 5336 5458
Jakobi 5-B243
Sven Paulus
Sven Paulus
Communication and Marketing Specialist
+372 5649 6901
Jakobi 5-B243
Marje Johanson
Marje Johanson
Senior Specialist of Projects (employment contract suspended)
PhD (Mathematics)
Liis Kägu_haridusteaduste instituut.
Liis Kägu
Coordinator of Mobility and Student Cooperation (employment contract suspended)
MA (Translation)
Egle Säre
Egle Säre
Head of Department, Lecturer in Educational Sciences
PhD (Educational Science)
+372 5886 3132
Jakobi 5-B135
Kristi Kõiv_haridusteaduste instituut
Kristi Kõiv
Associate Professor of Educational Theory
PhD (Education)
Jakobi 5-B134
Rain Mikser
Associate Professor of Theory of Education 0.4 p
PhD (Education)
Jakobi 5-B153
Karmen Trasberg_haridusteaduste instituut
Karmen Trasberg
Lecturer in Educational Management
PhD (Educational Science)
+372 5390 4240
Jakobi 5-B153
Liana Roos
Junior Lecturer in Vocational Education 0.5 p
MA (Adult Education)
+372 518 0417
Jakobi 5-B153
Piret Einpaul
Piret Einpaul
Junior Lecturer in Educational Science
mag (Clinical Psychology)
Jakobi 5-B133
Diana Eller
Diana Eller
Junior Lecturer in Vocational Didactics 0.7 p
MA (School Leadership)
Jakobi 5–B153
Liis Leilop
Liis Leilop
Junior Lecturer in Social Studies Didactics 0.4 p
MA (Teacher of Several Subjects in Basic School)
Jakobi 5-B133
Karin Naruskov
Karin Naruskov
Lecturer in Research Methods (employment contract suspended) 0.3 p
PhD (Educational Science)
Krista Uibu_haridusteaduste instituut
Krista Uibu
Head of School, Professor of Primary Education
PhD (Pedagogy)
+372 520 8579
Jakobi 5-A301
Merle Taimalu
Merle Taimalu
Associate Professor of Pre-school Education
PhD (Pedagogy)
+372 5438 0498
Jakobi 5-A305
Irja Vaas
Irja Vaas
Junior Lecturer in Didactics of Handicraft and Home Economics
mag (School Management)
+372 5885 3424
Jakobi 5-B238
Kristel Ruutmets
Kristel Ruutmets
Junior Lecturer in English Language Teaching Methodology
MA (English Language and Literature)
Jakobi 5-A205
Esta Sikkal
Junior Lecturer in Primary School Didactics and Practice
MA (German Language and Literature)
Jakobi 5-A204
Kaire Jõgi_haridusteaduste instituut
Kaire Jõgi
Junior Lecturer in Didactics of Natural Science
MSc (Didactics of Biology)
+372 737 6455
Jakobi 5-A203
Maarja Sõrmus
Maarja Sõrmus
Junior Lecturer in Didactics of Mathematics 0.75 p, Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.25 p
MA (Teacher of Several Subjects in Basic School)
Jakobi 5-A302
Aigi Kikkas_haridusteaduste instituut
Aigi Kikkas
Junior Lecturer in Didactics of Natural Science
MSc (Didactics of Biology)
+372 737 6458
+372 5304 4009 (6458)
Jakobi 5-A203
Tiia Krass
Junior Lecturer in Primary English Language Teaching
mag (School Management)
Jakobi 5-A205
Heily Leola
Heily Leola
Junior Lecturer in Early Years Education
MA (Early Years Educator)
Jakobi 5-A305
Mari Niitra
Mari Niitra
Junior Lecturer in Children’s Literature 0.8 p
MA (Semiotics and Culture Studies)
Jakobi 5-A204
Külli Hiiemäe-Metsar_haridusteaduste instituut
Külli Hiiemäe-Metsar
Junior Lecturer in Primary Education 0.4 p
MBA (Business Administration (Financial Management))
Evi Saluveer
Evi Saluveer
Teacher of English Language Teaching Methodology 0.4 p
MA (English Language and Literature)
Jakobi 5-A205
Ave Avalo
Ave Avalo
Teacher of Art Education 0.8 p
MA (Art)
Jakobi 5-B238
Leesi Peedumäe
Leesi Peedumäe
Teacher in Primary Mathematics 0.5 p
MA (Teacher of Mathematics)
Jakobi 5-A302
Karin Konksi
Karin Konksi
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.66 p
MA (Primary School Teacher)
Jakobi 5-B154
Kristi Pikk
Kristi Pikk
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.5 p
MA (Teacher of Several Subjects in Basic School)
Jakobi 5-A302
Evelyn Kiive
Evelyn Kiive
Head of Department, Professor of Special Education
PhD (Psychology)
+372 5698 5518
Jakobi 5-B136
Marika Padrik
Marika Padrik
Associate Professor of Speech Therapy
PhD (Pedagogy)
+372 5558 0746 (6145)
Jakobi 5-B145
Pille Häidkind
Pille Häidkind
Lecturer in Special Education
PhD (Pedagogy)
+372 512 9167 (6151)
Jakobi 5-B137
Lagle Lehes
Lagle Lehes
Lecturer in Speech Therapy 0.75 p
PhD (Medicine)
Jakobi 5-B146
Kairi Kaljuste_haridusteaduste instituut
Kairi Kaljuste
Junior Lecturer in Special Education 0.75 p
MA (Psychology)
Jakobi 5-B144
Tea Ausin_haridusteaduste instituut
Tea Ausin
Junior Lecturer in Special Education 0.5 p
Jakobi 5-B143
Merje Viigand
Merje Viigand
Junior Lecturer in Speech Therapy 0.5 p
MA (Speech Therapy)
Jakobi 5-B146
Merle Juss
Merle Juss
Junior Lecturer in Special Education 0.5 p
MA (Special Education)
Jakobi 5-B147
Kaja Pastarus_haridusteaduste instituut
Kaja Pastarus
Junior Lecturer in Special Education
MA (Special Education)
Jakobi 5-B147
Anna Maria Ülviste
Anna Maria Ülviste
Junior Lecturer in Speech Therapy 0.34 p, Junior Research Fellow in Speech Therapy 0.66 p
MA (Speech Therapy)
Jakobi 5–B143
Marju Lahtein-Kürsa
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.75 p
MA (Speech Therapy)
Jakobi 5-B154
Marja-Liisa Mailend
Associate Professor of Speech and Language Therapy (employment contract suspended) 0.5 p
PhD (Speech, Language and Hearing Sciences)
Kristina Kutsar
Kristina Kutsar
Junior Lecturer in Special Education (employment contract suspended) 0.3 p
MA (Special Education)
Anne Raam
Anne Raam
Head of Centre
mag (School Management)
+372 737 6445
+372 5474 0957
Jakobi 5-B240
Maria Jürimäe
Maria Jürimäe
Junior Lecturer in Curriculum Theory 0.8 p, Senior Specialist in Curriculum Theory and Learning 0.1 p
MA (Estonian Philology)
+372 5804 9739
Jakobi 5-A104
Marge Kimmel
Specialist for Continuing Teacher Education and Induction Year
MA (Teacher)
+372 737 6446
Jakobi 5-B239
Anni Vallsalu
Anni Vallsalu
Specialist for Continuing Education
MA (Design and Applied Arts)
+372 737 6449
Jakobi 5-A104
Merilin Piirmann
Merilin Piirmann
Specialist for Continuing Education
MA (Law)
+372 737 6448
Jakobi 5-A103
Marin Järvpõld_haridusteaduste instituut
Marin Järvpõld
Specialist for School Development Programme 0.6 p
MA (Teacher of Several Subjects in Basic School)
+372 737 6457
Jakobi 5–B239
Kati Lukk
Specialist for Continuing Education (employment contract suspended)
Ita Ilves
Specialist of Projects (employment contract suspended) 0.8 p
MA (Geography Teacher)
Emanuele Bardone
Emanuele Bardone
Head of Centre, Associate Professor of Educational Technology
PhD
Jakobi 5-B249
Margus Pedaste
Margus Pedaste
Professor of Educational Innovation
PhD (Life and Earth Science Education)
+372 737 6441
+372 515 6095 (6021)
Jakobi 5-A220
Leo Siiman
Leo Siiman
Associate Professor of Educational Technology
PhD (Optics)
+372 737 6465
Jakobi 5-B231
Meeli Rannastu-Avalos
Meeli Rannastu-Avalos
Junior Lecturer in Educational Technology 0.75 p
MSc (Animal Husbandry)
Pirjo Mõttus
Pirjo Mõttus
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Technology
MA (Educational Technology)
Jakobi 5-B249
Marit Puusepp_haridusteaduste instituut
Marit Puusepp
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.5 p
MA (Biology Teacher)
Jakobi 5-B253
Tony Tonni
Tony Tonni
Educational Technologist
(Educational Technology)
Jakobi 5-B250
Maarja Taaler
Maarja Taaler
Specialist of Educational Technology 0.5 p
MA (Translation)
Jakobi 5-B253
Külli Kallas
Külli Kallas
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Technology (employment contract suspended) 0.8 p
MA (Teacher of Mathematics and Informatics)
Katrin Saks
Katrin Saks
Head of Centre, Associate Professor of Education
PhD (Educational Science)
+372 5860 3222 (3002)
Jakobi 5-B322
Mari Karm
Mari Karm
Associate Professor of Higher Education Teaching 0.5 p
PhD (Educational Sciences)
Jakobi 5-B232
Liina Lepp
Associate Professor of General Didactics
PhD (Educational Science)
Jakobi 5-B321
Tiina Kivirand
Tiina Kivirand
Lecturer in Inclusive Education
PhD (Educational Science)
Jakobi 5-B321
Karmen Kalk
Karmen Kalk
Lecturer in Educational Research 0.5 p
PhD (Educational Science)
Jakobi 5-B230
Gerli Silm
Gerli Silm
Lecturer in Educational Research
PhD (Educational Science)
Jakobi 5-B230
Pihel Hunt
Pihel Hunt
Junior Lecturer in Teacher Education
MA (Educational Sciences)
+372 522 4325 (6465)
Jakobi 5-B230
Pille Nelis
Pille Nelis
Junior Lecturer in Educational Research
MA (Education Management)
+372 516 9397
Jakobi 5-B320
Liisi Pajula
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.8 p
Jakobi 5-B319
Tiiu Leibur
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.5 p
mag (School Management)
Jakobi 5-B154
Kerli Kõiv
Kerli Kõiv
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science 0.3 p
MA (Educational Innovation)
Kõue Heintalu
Junior Research Fellow in Educational Science
MA (Educational Innovation)
Jakobi 5-B154
Regina Soobard
Head of Pedagogicum
PhD (Science Education)
+372 737 5084
Jakobi 5-B252
Aili Saul
Aili Saul
Senior Specialist of Organisation and Development of Teacher Practices
+372 5912 6775
Jakobi 5-B242
Kerstin Vestel
Kerstin Vestel
Coordinator of Pedagogicum
MA (Educational Innovation)
+372 5890 9677
Jakobi 5-B242
Mari Vallik
Mari Vallik
Specialist of Pedagogicum
MA (Translation)
+372 5883 7585
Jakobi 5-B242
Tiina Tuhkur
Tiina Tuhkur
Coordinator of Pedagogicum (employment contract suspended)
MSc (International Relations and International Law)