Careers at KI
At Karolinska Institutet there are many opportunities to advance your career as a PhD student, researcher or employee. Our goal is to make you feel that you can thrive and develop in a work environment characterised by good leadership, participation, openness, gender equality and diversity, and care for the environment.
Are you a student, PhD student or postdoctoral researcher? KI Career Service provides additional career support through a selection of events and videos on different career related topics.
EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion
The mission of the EURAXESS Network is to provide assistance to researchers and talents to circulate and collaborate across borders, sectors and disciplines, while facilitating open, transparent, merit-based recruitment and attractive careers within the European Knowledge Sustainable Society.
Leadership plays an important role in the communication and impact of overall values, strategies and decisions throughout an organization.
Apply to FIELD a mentorship- and development program starting this autumn.
Karolinska Institutet is proud to introduce “Fellows In Equal career Development (FIELD) – One KI with equal opportunities through fellow- and mentorship,” a program of mentorship and learning, to enable junior researchers and teachers to promote equal opportunities in career development at KI. Topics covered in the program include: leadership, academia, equal opportunities and networking with other participants and mentors. Both fellows and mentors can apply now.
Apply as participant for Fellows In Equal Career Development (FIELD)
Apply as mentor to Fellows In Equal Career Development (FIELD)
International exchange for employees
Teach in another country - do an international exchange!
Faculty Funded Career Positions
Karolinska Institutet is launching an investment programme to recruit leading junior researchers. The investments are being made in medical science for both pre-clinical and clinical research.
Courses and seminars
Digital development for teachers
ICT means information and communication technologies. The Educational Technologists at KIB will help you as a teacher to develop your teaching skills with technology.
Develop executive and professional education
We offer advice and support if you would like to arrange excutive and professional training.
Putting an idea to use
KI Innovations AB helps staff and students to develop ideas and research results in the field of medicine and health.
Grants Office can offer you help with formulation of the application and advice on administration and finance.
Workshops offered by the library
The library offers workshops and seminars mainly for students and researchers but also for staff.
Career planning for a sustainable work life
KI Alumni and Friends
As a KI alumni, you have access to an influential network of many former KI students who are now successful in their professional life. Joining the alumni network can be a great career advantage.