Scientific Council

  • Tõnu Tender
- Director of the Institute, Chairman of the Council
  • Jelena Kallas
- Scientific Secretary, Senior Lexicographer, Secretary of the Council
  • Kai Oro
- Head of Personnel and Administration Department
  • Margit Langemets
- Head of the Dictionary Department, Chief Editor of Dictionaries
  • Tiina Soon
- Head of the Terminology Department
  • Peeter Päll
- Head of the Language Planning Department, Chief Language Planner
  • Tõnis Nurk
- Head of the Language Resources and Language Technology Department
  • Tiina Laansalu
- Head of the Department of the History and Dialects of the Estonian Language and the Finno-Ugric Languages
  • Meelis Mihkla
- Head of the Department of Speech Research and Technology
  • Kristiina Ross
- leading researcher
  • Hille Pajupuu
- leading researcher
  • Liisi Piits
- researcher
  • Helle Metslang
- delegate of the Institute of Estonian and General Linguistics, University of Tartu, professor
  • Reili Argus
- delegate of the School of Humanities, Tallinn University, professor
  • Karl Pajusalu
- delegate of the Mother Tongue Society, professor of Tartu University
  • Martin Eessalu
- delegate of the Research Department of the Ministry of Education and Research, Chief Expert
  • Piret Kärtner
- delegate of the Language Department of the Ministry of Education and Research, Director