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Deadlines and important dates - the Dissertation Committee

The Dissertation Committee has a meeting every other week, except for the summer period. The dates below are set to give you enough time for all stages of the dissertation process. You may only defend your thesis and have your constituent papers pre-reviewed within the defence dates.

 

Fall Semester 2019

Meeting Deadline Earliest possible date of defence
2019-08-20 2019-08-06 2019-10-25
2019-09-03 2019-08-20 2019-11-08
2019-09-16 2019-09-02 2019-11-22
2019-09-30 2019-09-16 2019-12-06
2019-10-15 2019-10-01 2019-12-18
2019-10-29 2019-10-15 2020-01-17
2019-11-12 2019-10-29 2020-01-31
2019-11-25 2019-11-11 2020-02-14
2019-12-09 2019-11-25 2020-02-28

 

Spring Semester 2020

Meeting Deadline Earliest possible date of defence
2020-01-07 2019-12-09 2020-03-13
2020-01-21 2020-01-07 2020-03-27
2020-02-03 2020-01-20 2020-04-09
2020-02-17 2020-02-03 2020-04-24
2020-03-03 2020-02-17 2020-05-08
2020-03-17 2020-03-03 2020-05-20
2020-03-30 2020-03-16 2020-06-05
2020-04-14 2020-03-26 2020-06-17
2020-04-28 2020-04-14 2020-08-14
2020-05-11 2020-04-23 2020-08-28
2020-05-26 2020-05-11 2020-09-11
2020-06-08 2020-05-25 2020-09-30

Defense dates

Spring Semester 2019: 7 January - 19 June

Fall Semester 2019: 12 August - 18 December

Spring Semester 2020: 7 January - 17 June

Fall Semester 2020: 10 August - 18 December

The Dissertation Committee is appointed by the Committee for Doctoral Education to oversee compliance with the examination rules and to ensure the highest possible quality of theses published by Karolinska Institutet. The Dissertation Committee has meetings both in Solna and in Huddinge.

Dissertation Committee Members

Chairmen

Mia von Euler

Lena Palmberg

Other members

Cecilia Götherström

Sigridur Kalman

Mattias Svensson

Karin Loré

Per-Arne Lönnqvist

Herwig Schüler

André Stark

Cilla Söderhäll

Charlotte Ytterberg

Agneta Åkesson

Student representatives

Benedek Bozoky

Katharina Susek

Contact

The Dissertation Committee

Questions about the public defence application

Sofie Petersson

Administrative officer