Vacancy: Lecturer of Information Systems

Deadline: 2 February 2017

The Institute of Computer Science of University of Tartu invites applications from outstanding early-career academics for a full-time permanent position of Lecturer of Information Systems.

The successful candidate will have a doctoral degree and a promising research track record in the field of information systems. Other requirements include teaching experience and successful supervision of Masters and/or doctoral students. The working language for this position is English.

In addition to teaching (one course per semester) and supervising students, the successful candidate will be an active member of the software engineering and information systems research group at the Institute of Computer Science - The group conducts leading-edge research in the fields of business process management, process mining and software process analytics. In 2016, the group earned best or distinguished paper awards at three major information systems engineering conferences: CAiSE, BPM and ER, in addition to four other awards in the past five years.

University of Tartu is the leading higher education and research centre in Estonia, with more than 16000 students and 1800 academic staff. It is also the highest ranked university in the Baltic States according to both the Times Higher Education and the QS World University rankings. University of Tartu's Institute of Computer Science hosts 750 Bachelors and Masters students and 60 doctoral students.

The institute has a strong international orientation: over 40% of graduate students and a quarter of academic and research staff members are international. Graduate teaching in the institute is in English.

The appointment shall be permanent. The initial salary will be 2500 euros per month. Estonia applies a flat income tax of 20% on salaries and provides public health insurance for employees. Other benefits include 56 days of annual leave and a sabbatical semester per 5-years period of appointment. Relocation support will be provided if applicable.

The starting date for the position is 1 August 2017 (negotiable). The deadline for applications is 2 February 2017. The application procedures are available at:

Inquiries can be addressed to Marlon Dumas marlon dot dumas št ut dot ee