The operational leadership of Karolinska Institutet consists of the President, the Vice President, and the University Director.
Ole Petter Ottersen is President at Karolinska Institutet since 1 August 2017.
Karin Dahlman-Wright is Vice President at Karolinska Institutet.
Karin Dahlman-Wright is professor in Molecular Endocrinology.
Katarina Bjelke is University director at Karolinska Institutet.
The university director has overall responsibility after the President for the Institute's activities in administrative, legal and economic respects. The university director is appointed by the President and rapporteur of the board.