Freelance writers

The Communications and Public Relations Office at Karolinska Institutet has agreements with freelance writers within five different areas. A writer can help you produce professional texts or an entire body of work based on various needs.


The agreement relates to writers and editors for different types of writing assignments, from individual texts to bigger projects, such as coordinating an entire production on behalf of Karolinska Institutet.

Sample texts

  1. Popular science news medicine/health
  2. Popular science articles medicine/health
  3. Organization news
  4. Speech and debate
  5. Full production

Checklist when engaging a writer

If you need to engage a writer or editor, you can be assisted in doing so by the Communications and Public Relations Office. Before you contact us, consider the following:

  • What is the assignment about?
  • Who is going to read the text or document?
  • Where and how will the text or texts be published?
  • How long will the text be? How big is the assignment?
  • When is the deadline for the text?


1. Writers popular science news texts medicine/health:
Felicia Lindberg, Editor for research news.

2. Writers popular science articles medicine/health:
Cecilia Odlind, Editor-in-chief for Medical Science.

3. Writers organization news:
Madeleine Svärd Huss, Head of Unit for Press Office and Editorial Content.

4. Writers speech and debate:
Madeleine Svärd Huss

5. Editors for full production:
Madeleine Svärd Huss

Questions about the agreement

For questions concerning contracts/procurement, please contact:
Olga Pöntinen, Procurement officer.