Postdoc at KI
Karolinska Institutet is one of the world’s leading medical universities and offers a vast range of excellent research opportunities. Time-limited employment as postdoctoral researcher or postdoc scholarship at Karolinska Institutet are intended to give you the opportunity to develop skills and independence through advanced training and supervisor mentorship.
Service and support for postdocs
Rules and regulations
Information about rules regarding postdoctoral training
Information for incoming researchers and doctoral students
Available positions as postdoc
KI announces postdoctoral positions
Career service for postdocs
KI's Career Service offers activities and information
Assistant professor (Biträdande lektor)
fixed-term career development position
A Beginner's Guide to Swedish Academia
Young Academy of Sweden has developed a guide for international researchers, to help navigate Swedish academia and remove time-consuming obstacles.
Stockholm Dual Career Network
The Stockholm Dual Career Network (SDCN) is a non-profit network for partners and spouses of international talent in Stockholm. SDCN supports expat partners with professional events, career-related advice and by building a social network in their new hometown.
News and Updates Postdoc
Blogging about research and career
An inside perspective on being a researcher
The Karolinska Institutet Discovers seminars present excellent ongoing research by scientists at KI. The seminar series is hosted by Junior Faculty and funded by the Board of Research.
EURAXESS - Researchers in Motion is a unique pan-European initiative delivering information and support services to professional researchers.
Saco-S, OFR and SEKO represent all union members in negotiations with the employer about issues regarding salary and benefits, working conditions and the work environment.
Junior Faculty (JF) is an interest organization of researchers with a PhD but not yet a permanent academic position as lecturer or professor.
KI Postdoc Association
The KI Postdoc Association is a member-driven organisation, which was founded in 2012 to give the postdoctoral community at KI a voice, a supportive network, and representation.