Research news: ethnic roots of Estonian peoples, problematic use of social networking sites, reducing the fear of pain, and a novel solution for wound treatment
The “Research news” section gives regular hints about interesting studies in various fields of research.
Interdisciplinary research project supports ethical decision-making in science
A three-year project that will reinforce efforts to promote adherence to the highest standards of research ethics and integrity and prevent research misconduct began in January 2023.
The scope of new projects in humanities reaches from Estonia to Australia
The Faculty of Arts and Humanities will launch several large-scale research projects in 2023.
III International Multidisciplinary Conference - The Mongols: Tradition and Modernity
An international Multidisciplinary Conference - The Mongols: Tradition and Modernity will be held at the University of Tartu on 24-25 March. 24-25.
Doctoral defence: Pema Choedon “Unseen homeland: the construction of Tibet in the diaspora”
On 18 January at 13:00 Pema Choedon will defend his doctoral thesis “Unseen homeland: the construction of Tibet in the diaspora” for obtaining the degree of Doctor of Philosophy (in Folkloristics).
UT Centre for Sustainable Development facilitates interdisciplinary cooperation
The University of Tartu Centre for Sustainable Development seeks solutions for key societal issues arising from the ever-increasing conflict between the planetary boundaries and the human impact.
Doctoral defence: Ekaterina Iaschuk “Творчество М.Н. Загоскина в процессе формирования русской национальной идеологии”
On 19 December at 14:15 Ekaterina Iaschuk will defend her doctoral thesis „Творчество М.Н. Загоскина в процессе формирования русской национальной идеологии".
Record high number of participants in 3-minute thesis competition
Twenty-eight doctoral students took part in this year’s competition with 29 presentations, including nine in Estonian and 20 in English.
Doctoral defence: Maria Tuulik “Systematic Polysemy of Estonian Adjectives on the Example of Perception Adjectives“
Doctoral defence: Maria Tuulik "Systematic Polysemy of Estonian Adjectives on the Example of Perception Adjectives".