Steering group for joint doctoral education programme within medical technology

Karolinska Institutet (KI) and the Royal Institute of Technology (KTH) have initiated a joint doctoral programme in medical technology leading to a joint doctoral degree from both universities.

Members of the steering group

  • Professor Birgitta Janerot Sjöberg, Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology, KI.
  • Professor Lennart Nilsson, Department of Biosciences and Nutrition, KI.
  • Lektor Anna Herland, School of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, KTH.
  • Professor Svein Kleiven, School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health, KTH.
  • Michael Plattén, doctoral student representative.
  • Mehdi Astaraki, doctoral student representative.

The steering group’s assignments

  • To prepare project proposals and texts for the advertisement of doctoral positions within the Programme, including assessment of if a project fits within the joint education.
  • To propose amendments to the present collaboration Agreement on doctoral education in the field of medical technology; and
  • To oversee the quality evaluation of the Programme.

Contact

Fredrik Häggström

Administrative officer, School of Engineering Sciences in Chemistry, Biotechnology and Health, KTH