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Board of Karolinska Institutet

The function of the board is regulated in Government Regulation, the Higher Education Act and the Higher Education Ordinance.

The function of the board includes making decisions on important issues concerning:

   - KI's organisation

   - Annual reports and interim reports etc.

   - The audit programme

   - Distribution and follow-up of internal resources

   - Termination of employment due to personal circumstances

   - Order of admissions and employment

   - Important recommendations and issues that are significant as a matter of principle

Members of the board

Members appointed by the government

Mikael Odenberg, Chairman, Director General

Lisa Sennerby Forsse, Vice Chairman, former Vice-Chancellor

Sofia Heidenberg, CEO, Proud Communication

Carin Götblad, Regional Police Chief, Police Region Mitt

Marianne Lundius, former Chief Justice of the Supreme Court

Jonas Milton, Senior Advisor

Bjørn Stensaker, Professor, University of Oslo

Göran Stiernstedt, Consultant and Advisor

Ex officio member

Ole Petter Ottersen, President

Representatives of the teaching staff

Anna Karlsson, Professor

Marie Arsenian-Henriksson, Professor

Paul Dickman, Professor

Representatives of the students

Leo Ziegler, Medical Students' Association

Sebastian Ols, Medical Students' Association

Jesper Ruda, Dental Students' Association

Adjunct member

Anders Gustafsson, Vice President

Representatives of the employees

Gunnel Brolin, Biomedical scientist

Torkel Falkenberg, Researcher

Chief rapporteur

Katarina Bjelke, University Director


Magnus Ericson, Coordinator

Administrative officer and contact

Magnus Ericson

UF Central Administration