The Chair holder will join the academic family of University of Tartu and has the opportunity to work together with various local research groups:
Laboratory of Physical Optics,
Laboratory of Laser Spectroscopy,
Intelligent Materials and Systems Laboratory,
ERA Chair of Materials in Extreme Environments,
Institute of Computer Science,
Remote Sensing team in Tartu Observatory,
and several local hi-tech companies such as Cybernetica AS, LDI Innovations AS, Milrem Robotics, Guardtime AS, Ekspla UAB, Starship AS, Datamob AS.

University of Tartu (UTartu), founded in 1632, is a first classical University covering most research areas and disciplines. Today UTartu is the most successful university in the region, belonging to top 1.2% of the world's best universities according to the THE World University Rankings ranking. UTartu brings together a diverse pool of talents and is successful in attracting additional funding and participating in various networks and research collaborations such as CERN, ESS, ITER, ESA etc. For more information about the University of Tartu please visit