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Institute of Cultural Research

Ülikooli 16
51003 Tartu linn,
Tartu linn, Tartumaa
EST
+372 737 5223
hille.roots@ut.ee
Art Leete
Head of Institute
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
+372 737 6257
Hille Roots
Coordinator
+372 737 5223
+372 5307 6615 (5223
Ülikooli 16-101
Arne Merilai
Head of Department
cand (Philology)
+372 737 5219
Ülikooli 16-110

Chair of Estonian Literature

Arne Merilai
Professor of Estonian Literature
cand (Philology)
+372 737 5219
Ülikooli 16-110
Mart Velsker
Associate Professor of Estonian Literature
PhD (Estonian Literature)
+372 737 5219
Ülikooli 16-110
Jaak Tomberg
Associate Professor of Estonian Literature
PhD (Comparative Literature)
Ülikooli 16-112
Leena Kurvet-Käosaar
Associate Professor of Cultural Theory
PhD (Comparative Literature)
Andrus Org
Lecturer in Estonian Literature
PhD (Estonian Literature)
Ülikooli 16-107
Michelle Theresa Mueller
Assistant of the Project EWOD 0.2 p
MA (Estonian as Foreign Language)

Chair of Comparative Literature

Liina Lukas
Head of Chair, Professor of Comparative Literature
PhD (Comparative Literature)
+372 737 6533
Ülikooli 16-113
Kairit Kaur
Research Fellow in Comparative Literature 0.5 p
PhD (Comparative Literature)
Tanar Kirs
Junior Research Fellow in Comparative Literature 0.45 p
MA (Estonian Literature)
Lauri Pilter
Editor
PhD (English Language and Literature)
+372 737 6533
Ülikooli 16-113
Elica Mateo Krikk
Academic Affairs Specialist 0.4 p
+372 737 5319

Chair of Theatre Research

Anneli Saro
Anneli Saro
Professor of Theatre Research
PhD (Estonian Literature)
Hedi-Liis Toome
Lecturer in Theatre Research, Programme Director, Programme Director
PhD (Theatric Science)
Riina Oruaas
Junior Lecturer in Theatre Research
MA (Theatric Science)
Ülikooli 16-114
Aivi Reimand
Academic Affairs Specialist
+372 737 5219
Ülikooli 16-111

Literary Theory and Intermedial Studies

Marina Grišakova
Head of Chair, Professor of Literary Theory
PhD (Comparative Literature)
+372 737 6533
Ülikooli 16-116B
Siim Sorokin
Research Fellow in Culture Studies 0.85 p
PhD (Folklore)
Marzia Beltrami
Research Fellow in Comparative Literature
PhD (Italian Literature)
Elica Mateo Krikk
Academic Affairs Specialist 0.4 p
+372 737 5319
Kristin Kuutma
Head of Chair, Professor of Cultural Studies
PhD (Nordic Philology)
Ülikooli 16-211
Elo-Hanna Seljamaa
Associate Professor of Estonian and Comparative Folklore 0.5 p, Programme Director for Folkloristics and Applied Heritage Studies
PhD
737 5304
5380 3961
Kristiina Porila
UNESCO Cooperation Specialist (employment contract suspended) 0.4 p
MA (European Ethnology)
Ülo Valk
Professor of Estonian and Comparative Folklore
PhD (Philology)
+372 737 5310
Ülikooli 16-210
Risto Järv
Associate Professor of Estonian and Comparative Folklore 0.2 p
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
Tiiu Jaago
Associate Professor of Estonian and Comparative Folklore
cand (Philology)
+372 737 5214
Ülikooli 16-206
Merili Metsvahi
Associate Professor of Estonian and Comparative Folklore
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
737 6256
Ülikooli 16-213
Madis Arukask
Madis Arukask
Associate Professor of Estonian and Comparative Folklore 0.5 p
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
Jakobi 2-435
Jonathan Roper
Associate Professor of English and Comparative Folklore
PhD (English Cultural Tradition)
+372 737 5304
Ülikooli 16-206
Ergo-Hart Västrik
Lecturer in Estonian and Comparative Folkloristics 0.5 p
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
+372 737 6214
Ülikooli 16-205
Margaret Lyngdoh
Research Fellow in Folkloristics
PhD (Literature and Cultural Research)
Kristel Kivari
Research Fellow in Estonian and Comparative Folklore
PhD (Folklore)
Ülikooli 16-213
Tiina Sepp
Visiting Research Fellow 0.75 p
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
Valentina Punzi
Junior Research Fellow in Folkloristics 0.45 p
MA (Asian and African Languages and Cultures)
Maili Pilt
Specialist 0.5 p
MA (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
+372 737 5304
Ülikooli 16-207
Pihla Maria Siim
Assistant
MA (Folklore)
+372 737 6256
Ülikooli 16-213
Art Leete
Professor of Ethnology, Programme Director for Literature and Cultural Research
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
+372 737 6257
Ülikooli 16-211
Ene Kõresaar
Professor of Oral History and Memory Studies
PhD (Ethnology)
+372 737 5214
Ülikooli 16-206
Ester Bardone
Lecturer in Ethnology, Programme Director
PhD (Ethnology)
Ülikooli 16-211
Jana Reidla
Research Fellow in Ethnology, Programme Director
PhD (Ethnology)
Sille Vadi
Academic Affairs Specialist
+372 737 5654
Ülikooli 16-204
Reet Ruusmann
Project Manager
MA (Ethnology)
+372 737 5654
Ülikooli 16-204
Vladimir Sazonov
Associate Professor of Ancient Near Eastern Studies 0.1 p
PhD (History)
Peeter Espak
Associate Professor of Sumerian Mythology and Literature 0.1 p
PhD (Theology)
Teet Toome
Librarian 0.2 p
MA (Comparative Literature)
Ülikooli 18-226
Art Leete
Head of Centre
PhD (Estonian and Comparative Folklore)
+372 737 6257
Eva Toulouze
Research Fellow in Ethnology 0.5 p
PhD (Finno-Ugric Philology)