Events in 2007 | University of Tartu Centre of Ethics

Contacts of UT units

Faculty of Arts and Humanities
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5341
Faculty address: 
Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5341
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 116–121, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of History and Archaeology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5651
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5221
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Philosophy and Semiotics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5314
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 2, rooms 309–352, 51005 Tartu
  • Institute of Cultural Research
    Faculty phone: 
    (+372) 737 5223
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 16, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Theology and Religious Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5301
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18–310, 50090 Tartu
  • College of Foreign Languages and Cultures
    Faculty address: 
    J. Liivi 4, 50409, Tartu
  • Viljandi Culture Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 435 5232
    Faculty address: 
    Posti 1, 71004 Viljandi
Faculty of Social Sciences
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5957
Faculty address: 
Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    + 372 737 5900
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Education
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6440
    Faculty address: 
    Salme 1a–29, 50103 Tartu
  • Johan Skytte Institute of Political Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5582
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36–301, 51003 Tartu
  • School of Economics and Business Administration
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6310
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Institute of Psychology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5902
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 2, 50409 Tartu
  • School of Law
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5390
    Faculty address: 
    Näituse 20–324, 50409 Tartu
  • Institute of Social Studies
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5188
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 36, 51003 Tartu
  • Narva College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 1900
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 2, 20307 Narva
  • Pärnu College
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 445 0520
    Faculty address: 
    Ringi 35, 80012 Pärnu
Faculty of Medicine
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5326
Faculty address: 
Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5326
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Biomedicine and Translational Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4210
    Faculty address: 
    Biomeedikum, Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Pharmacy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5286
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Dentistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 731 9856
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 6, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Clinical Medicine
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5323
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 8, 50406 Tartu
  • Institute of Family Medicine and Public Health
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4190
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 19, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Sport Sciences and Physiotherapy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5360
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 5–205, 51005 Tartu
Faculty of Science and Technology
Faculty phone: 
+372 737 5820
Faculty address: 
Vanemuise 46–208, 51014 Tartu
  • Dean's Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5820
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46–208, 51003 Tartu
  • Institute of Computer Science
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5445
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Estonian Marine Institute
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 671 8902
    Faculty address: 
    Mäealuse 14, 12618 Tallinn
  • Institute of Physics
    Faculty address: 
    W. Ostwaldi 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Chemistry
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5261
    Faculty address: 
    Ravila 14a, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Genomics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4000
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23b, 51010 Tartu
  • Institute of Mathematics and Statistics
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5860
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009 Tartu
  • Institute of Molecular and Cell Biology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5027
    Faculty address: 
    Riia 23, 23b–134, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu Observatory
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4510
    Faculty address: 
    Observatooriumi 1, Tõravere, 61602 Tartumaa
  • Institute of Technology
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4800
    Faculty address: 
    Nooruse 1, 50411 Tartu
  • Institute of Ecology and Earth Sciences
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5835
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Institutions
  • Library
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5702
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
  • Youth Academy
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5581
    Faculty address: 
    Uppsala 10, 51003 Tartu
  • Museum
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5674
    Faculty address: 
    Lossi 25, 51003 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Natural History Museum and Botanical Garden
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6076
    Faculty address: 
    Vanemuise 46, 51003 Tartu
Support Units
  • Administrative Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5606
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Centre for Entrepreneurship and Innovation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 4809
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 18, 51009, Tartu
  • University Office in Tallinn
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6600
    Faculty address: 
    Teatri väljak 3, 10143 Tallinn
  • Estates Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5137
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Finance Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5125
    Faculty address: 
    Jakobi 4, 51005 Tartu
  • Grant Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6215
    Faculty address: 
    Raekoja plats 9, 51004 Tartu
  • Information Technology Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6000, IT-help: +372 737 5500
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Human Resources Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5145
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 302 and 304, 50090 Tartu
  • Internal Audit Office
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18-244, 51005 Tartu
  • International Cooperation and Protocol Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6123
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 104, 301, 305, 50090 Tartu
  • Marketing and Communication Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5687
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, rooms 102, 104, 209, 210, 50090 Tartu
  • Office of Academic Affairs
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5620
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Procurement Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 6632
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18a, 51005 Tartu
  • Rector's Strategy Office
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5600
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
  • Student Council
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18b, 51005 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Press
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5945
    Faculty address: 
    W. Struve 1, 50091 Tartu
Other Units
  • University of Tartu Academic Sports Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5371
    Faculty address: 
    Ujula 4, 51008 Tartu
  • Tartu Student Village
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 740 9959
    Faculty address: 
    Narva mnt 25, 51013 Tartu
  • Tartu Students’ Club
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 730 2400
    Faculty address: 
    Kalevi 24, 51010 Tartu
  • Tartu University Hospital
    Faculty address: 
    L. Puusepa 1a, 50406 Tartu
  • University of Tartu Foundation
    Faculty phone: 
    +372 737 5852
    Faculty address: 
    Ülikooli 18, 50090 Tartu
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Events in 2007

 

Conferences

30th of September - 4th of October 2007 in cooperation with the University of Konstanz an Estonian-German academic week Academica XI was held. There were several presentations, lectures and workshops. In addition the Tartu alumni club of University of Konstanz was founded.

28th - 29th of September 2007 in cooperation withFaculty of Law and Faculty of Social Sciences of the University of Tartu an international conference dedicated on the conception of sovereignty titled"Transforming Sovereignities - The concept of sovereignty in the field of tension between power and law" was held.All the talks areavailiblein the University videoportal.

26th - 29th of May2007 in cooperation with the University of Bern the first part of a two-part international conference "Haunted Narratives – The Politics and Poetics of Identity Formation and Life Writing" was held. During the event philosophical, literary and cultural approaches were taken to the question: how individuals and communities cope with traumatic past and how it is depicted in literature and art.

9th- 10th of May 2007 in collaboration with the Estonian Association of Science History and Philosophy of Science an international conference “Science Studies: Aims and Methods” was held. The main objective was methodological questions about human nature in research of interdisciplinary sciences.

6th of February in 2007 in collaboration with the Ministry of Education and Research and Eesti Päevaleht a conference "Reflective Estonia: values and choices" took place. The main issues were establishing the values of civil society, democracy, justice, ethics, nationality, integration, language and cultural identity.

27th - 28th of January 2007 took place winter school of the Open University of the Philosophy Department with the theme "From abulia to self-deception - the silence of the mind?". Students from the Open University and also teachers, MA and PhD students gave presentations.

Colloquia

11th December 2007 dr. Maria E. Reicher (University of Graz), who was one of the opponentsatMarek Volt's PhD defence, held a lecture titled "The Ontology of Fictional Characters".

6th December2007 dr. Pille Valk from the Faculty of Theology of University of Tartu made a presentation on the education of chastity in the context of Estonian educational system. Her presentation was a part of a value development program.

16th November 2007 one of the leading schollars on Karl Marx- prof. David McLellan (University of Londoni, Goldsmith collage) - held two lectures on Karl Marx titled "The Young Marx Revisited"and "Marx's Critique of Religion".

8th November 2007 dr. Jaana Vasema, who is the head of the Finnish Institute in Estiona, made a presentation on education on values in which she talked about the education of values in Finnish schools. Her presentation was a part of a value development program.

31th October 2007 Philosophy department's doctoral studentMärt Põder made a presentation on education of values in which he talked about attempts to perfect the education of values and natural boundries set to it. His presentation was a part of a value development program.

1th - 3th of October 2007 in cooperation with the University of Konstanz a workshop within the Estonian-German academic week Academica XI was held. The topic of the workshop was truth and there were presenters from Estonia, Germany, Finland and England.

10th of May 2007 in collaboration with the Faculty of Medicine a lecture titled "The bladder in room 12 or: behind each disease is a person. An introduction into Medical Psychology" was given by prof Hans-Joachim Hannich.

13th - 15th of February 2007 a workshop titled "Conceptions of Truth" was given by prof. Wolfgang Künne. This was a part of the "Gottlob Frege Lectures in Theoretical Philosophy" project.

Book presentations

2nd November 2007 in cooperation with Office of the President of Estonia, Estonian Ministry of Education and Research and the journal Akadeemia the collection of the essay contest What Kind of Estonia Do I Want to Live In?"was presented, which in addition to the best works included comments from the judges and organizers. See also our publications section.

26th of June 2007 Centre for Ethics presented their new book „Handbook of Codes of Conduct“ which was published with support from Estonian Opened Foundation. Representatives from several organizations gave presentation on their codes of conducts there was also a general discussion on codes of conducts. See also our publications section.

16th of March 2007 in collaboration with the EstonianWomen Student Society the new book "Estonian Female Ministers. Collection of writings about women at the top of politics" was presented. See also our publications section.

Other events

26thNovember 2007 in cooperation with Eesti Raadio's show "Night University" and Athena center a public recording of the show "Night University" was organized, where the guest Jaan Kaplinski talked about values, satisfaction in life and conditions of happiness.

23rd of February - 23rd of April 2007 in collaboration with the Office of the President of Estonia an essay contest titled "What Kind of Estonia Do I Want to Live In?" was organized. The winners will be announced on 23rd of June and best works will be published.

28th of February2007 in collaboration with the Estonian Women Student Society a discussion session titled "What is the Role of Women in Politics?" took place

22nd of February2007 in collaboration with the Women Student Society a discussion session titled "For Who and Why is Equal Representation in Politics Necessary?"

16th of February2007 in collaboration with the Estonian Women Student Society a discussion session titled "The Generations of Female Politicians"