Madeleine Svärd Huss

Madeleine Svärd Huss

Head of unit

Chief Press Officer and Head of Unit for the Press Office and Editorial Content. Please contact me if you have any questions regarding editorial content and media relations.

About me

The Press Office and Editorial content at the Communications and Public Relations Office:

  • Works with media relations and planning and production of editorial content. 
  • We serve media by answering questions from journalists and by facilitating expert contacts. 
  • We share news and stories about KI's research and education and portray KI as a university and stakeholder in society. 
  • We develop KI’s channels and new formats for editorial content. 
  • We support the organisation with media and communication advice and through external monitoring. 

My background at KI

I have a background as a journalist and started as an editor at Karolinska Institutet in 2007. I have been editor of the staff magazine KI Bladet, editor-in-chief of KI News, and involved in communication support development at KI in several positions: as Acting Chief Press Officer, as Acting Head of Unit for External Relations and Research Communication and as a Communication Development Strategist. I am currently Head of Unit at the Communications and Public Relations Office and Chief Press Officer.