Christian G. Giske

Christian G. Giske

Professor/Senior Physician | Docent
Telephone: +46852483699
Mobile phone: +46702850986
Visiting address: Nobels väg 7, 17165 Solna
Postal address: H5 Laboratoriemedicin, H5 Klin Mikrobiologi Giske, 141 52 Huddinge

About me

  • Professor of Clinical Bacteriology at the Department of Laboratory Medicine

    Christian Giske was born in 1975 in Ålesund, Norway. He did his medical training at the Norwegian University of Science and Technology in Trondheim, graduating in 2000. In 2002 he completed his military service as an officer and physician in the Norwegian navy. He has been working at the Karolinska University Laboratory at Karolinska University Hospital since 2002, where he is currently a senior consultant in clinical bacteriology.

    Giske became a specialist of clinical microbiology in 2007 and earned his PhD at Karolinska Institutet that same year with a dissertation on the antibiotic resistance of the bacterium Pseudomonas aeruginosa. He became an associate professor in 2010. Christian Giske was appointed Professor of Clinical Bacteriology at Karolinska Institutet on 1 June 2018.


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  • Professor/Senior Physician, Department of Laboratory Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2018-

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2010
  • Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology, Karolinska Institutet, 2007

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