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.
Secretary to the President
Karin Dahlman-Wright is Vice President at Karolinska Institutet.
Karin Dahlman-Wright is professor in Molecular Endocrinology.
Secretary to the Vice President
Per Bengtsson has been university director at Karolinska Institutet since January 2014.
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.