3.11.1976
737 5489
meelis.kaarik@ut.ee

Career

Institutions and positions
01.01.2016–...   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Programme Director of Financial and Actuarial Mathematics
01.01.2016–31.01.2019   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Programme Director of Financial Mathematics
01.01.2016–31.01.2019   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Mathematics and Statistics, Associate Professor in Probability Theory (1,00)
10.09.2015–31.12.2015   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Programme Director of Financial and Mathematics
10.09.2015–31.12.2015   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Programme Director of Financial Mathematics
01.02.2014–31.12.2015   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Associate Professor in Probability Theory (1,00)
01.01.2013–31.01.2014   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Senior Research Fellow in Probability Theory (1,00)
01.01.2008–31.12.2012   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Senior Research Fellow in Probability Theory (1,00)
01.01.2005–31.12.2007   
University of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, Institute of Mathematical Statistics, Research Fellow (1,00)
01.01.2000–31.12.2003   
Project Manager, Resta Ltd.
01.01.1995–31.12.2004   
Computer Administrator, University of Tartu, Institute of Mathematical Statistics
 
 
Education
2000–2005   
Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Tartu, PhD in mathematical statistics
1998–2000   
Faculty of Mathematics, University of Tartu, MSc in mathematical statistics
1994–1998   
Faculty of Mathematics, University of Tartu, BSc in mathematical statistics (cum laude)
 
 
R&D related managerial and administrative work
2016−...   
Associated Member of Estonian Actuarial Society
2013−...   
Member of Estonian Statistical Society
2011−...   
Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, referee
2011−...   
Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, referee
2016−2016   
Organizing conferences (vice chair of the organizing committee): The 10th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics, 28 June - 1 July 2016, Tartu
2011−2011   
Organizing conferences (as a member of the organizing committee): The 9th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics & The 20th International Workshop on Matrices and Statistics, 26 June - 1 July 2011, Tartu
2007−2007   
Organizing conferences (as a member of organizing committee): The 8th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics and The 6th Conference on Multivariate Distributions with Fixed Marginals, June 25.-29. 2007, Tartu
2003−2003   
Organizing conferences (as a member of organizing committee): The 7th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics, August 7–12, 2003, Tartu (Satellite Meeting of the 54th Biennial Session of the International Statistical Institute in Berlin)

Qualifications

 
 
Honours & awards
2006, Meelis Käärik, Estonian young mathematician award for PhD thesis 'Fitting sets to probability distributions'
2006, Meelis Käärik, I prize in Estonian National Contest for Students (in nature sciences area) for PhD thesis 'Fitting sets to probability distributions'
 
 

Supervised dissertations

Publications

Category
Year
Publication
 
1.1.
2020
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2017
1.1.
2017
1.1.
2016
1.1.
2015
5.2.
2015
5.2.
2015
5.2.
2015
5.2.
2014
3.1.
2013
3.2.
2013
1.2.
2012
1.2.
2012
5.2.
2012
1.2.
2011
3.2.
2011
5.2.
2011
3.1.
2010
3.1.
2010
1.1.
2009
1.1.
2009
1.1.
2007
1.1.
2007
5.2.
2007
2.3.
2005
1.2.
2004
1.1.
2003
3.4.
2000
7.02.2020
3.11.1976
737 5489
meelis.kaarik@ut.ee

Teenistuskäik

Töökohad ja ametid
01.01.2016–...   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, finants- ja kindlustusmatemaatika magistriõppekava programmijuht
01.01.2016–31.01.2019   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, ingliskeelse finantsmatemaatika magistriõppekava programmijuht
01.01.2016–31.01.2019   
Tartu Ülikool, Loodus- ja täppisteaduste valdkond, matemaatika ja statistika instituut, tõenäosusteooria dotsent (1,00)
10.09.2015–31.12.2015   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Matemaatilise statistika instituut, finants- ja kindlustusmatemaatika magistriõppekava programmijuht
10.09.2015–31.12.2015   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Matemaatilise statistika instituut, ingliskeelse finantsmatemaatika magistrõppekava programmijuht
01.02.2014–31.12.2015   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Matemaatilise statistika instituut, tõenäosusteooria dotsent (1,00)
01.01.2013–31.01.2014   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Matemaatilise statistika instituut, tõenäosusteooria vanemteadur (1,00)
01.01.2008–31.12.2012   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Matemaatilise statistika instituut, tõenäosusteooria vanemteadur (1,00)
01.01.2005–31.12.2007   
Tartu Ülikool, Matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, Matemaatilise statistika instituut, tõenäosusteooria teadur (1,00)
01.01.2000–31.12.2003   
projektijuht, AS Resta
01.01.1995–31.12.2004   
arvutivõrgu administraator, Tartu Ülikooli matemaatilise statistika instituut
 
 
Haridustee
2000–2005   
doktoriõpe, TÜ matemaatika-informaatikateaduskond, PhD matemaatilise statistika erialal
1998–2000   
magistriõpe, TÜ matemaatikateaduskond, MSc matemaatilise statistika erialal
1994–1998   
bakalaureuseõpe, TÜ matemaatikateaduskond, BSc matemaatilise statistika erialal (cum laude)
 
 
Teadusorganisatsiooniline ja -administratiivne tegevus
2016−...   
Eesti Aktuaaride Liidu assotsieerunud liige
2013−...   
Eesti Statistika Seltsi liige
2011−...   
Journal of Statistical Planning and Inference, retsensent
2011−...   
Journal of Statistical Computation and Simulation, retsensent
2016−2016   
Konverentside korraldamine (kohaliku organiseerimiskomitee aseesimees): The 10th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics, 28. juuni - 1. juuli 2016, Tartu
2011−2011   
Konverentside korraldamine (kohaliku organiseerimiskomitee liikmena): The 9th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics & The 20th International Workshop on Matrices and Statistics, 26. juuni - 1. juuli 2011, Tartu
2007−2007   
Konverentside korraldamine (kohaliku organiseerimiskomitee liikmena): The 8th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics and The 6th Conference on Multivariate Distributions with Fixed Marginals, 25.-29. juuni 2007, Tartu
2003−2003   
Konverentside korraldamine (kohaliku organiseerimiskomitee liikmena): The 7th Tartu Conference on Multivariate Statistics, August 7–12, 2003, Tartu (Satellite Meeting of the 54th Biennial Session of the International Statistical Institute in Berlin)

Kvalifikatsioon

 
 
Teaduspreemiad ja tunnustused
2006, Meelis Käärik, Arnold Humala preemia noorele matemaatikule doktoritöö 'Fitting sets to probability distributions' eest
2006, Meelis Käärik, I preemia üliõpilaste teadustööde riiklikul konkursil loodusteaduste valdkonnas doktoritöö ''Fitting sets to probability distributions'' eest
 
 
Teadustöö põhisuunad
ETIS KLASSIFIKAATOR: 4. Loodusteadused ja tehnika; 4.4. Matemaatika; TÄPSUSTUS: tõenäosusjaotuste lähendamine , varjatud Markovi mudelid

Juhendatud väitekirjad

Publikatsioonid

Klass
Aasta
Publikatsioon
 
1.1.
2020
1.1.
2018
1.1.
2017
1.1.
2017
1.1.
2016
1.1.
2015
5.2.
2015
5.2.
2015
5.2.
2015
5.2.
2014
3.1.
2013
3.2.
2013
1.2.
2012
1.2.
2012
5.2.
2012
1.2.
2011
3.2.
2011
5.2.
2011
3.1.
2010
3.1.
2010
1.1.
2009
1.1.
2009
1.1.
2007
1.1.
2007
5.2.
2007
2.3.
2005
1.2.
2004
1.1.
2003
3.4.
2000
7.02.2020
  • Found 8 results
ProgramTypeNumberNameProject startProject endPrincipal investigatorInstitutionFinancing
1.1.LLTMS18222Estonian Household Finance and Consumption Survey data imputation19.03.201830.09.2018Kalev PärnaUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Mathematics and Statistics29 990,00 EUR
SFSF0182724s06Modelling of complex systems by stochastic methods01.01.200631.12.2011Tõnu KolloUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science235 498,59 EUR
SFSF0181776s01Highdimensional stochastic models, their applications in life and social sciences01.01.200131.12.2005Tõnu KolloUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science193 460,56 EUR
IUTIUT34-5Mathematical statistics: theory and applications01.01.201531.12.2020Jüri LemberUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Science and Technology, Institute of Mathematics and Statistics516 000,00 EUR
SFSF0180015s12Stochastics: theory and applications01.01.201231.12.2014Jüri LemberUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science120 450,00 EUR
ETFETF7044Stochastic models for analysis of risk processes01.01.200731.12.2010Kalev PärnaUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science30 064,04 EUR
ETFETF7313Theoretical and practical aspects of approximation of distributions in mathematical statistics and insurance mathematics01.01.200831.12.2011Meelis KäärikUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science35 521,01 EUR
ETFETF8802Development of probabilistic models for financial mathematics and other applications01.01.201131.12.2014Kalev PärnaUniversity of Tartu, Faculty of Mathematics and Computer Science47 040,00 EUR