Konstantinos Meletis

Konstantinos Meletis

Professor | Docent
Telephone: +46852482907
Visiting address: Solnavägen 9, 17165 Solna
Postal address: C4 Neurovetenskap, C4 Forskning Meletis, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • Konstantinos Meletis is Professor of Systems Neuroscience in the Department of Neuroscience.

    Selected academic honours, awards and prizes


    • 2024 – The Arvid Carlsson Foundation Prize
    • 2015 – William K. Bowes Jr. Foundation Associate Professor Award
    • 2013 – Framtidens Forskningsledare, FFL5, Stiftelsen för Strategisk Forskning
    • 2011 – William K. Bowes Jr. Foundation Assistant Professor Award
    • 2010 – Marie Curie Reintegration Grant FP7 (EU)
    • 2010 – NARSAD Young Investigator Award (USA)


  • Investigation of the organization and function of brain circuits and neuron types that regulate motivated behaviors and decision-making, including the circuit and cellular mechanisms underlying dysfunction in mouse models of stress or mood disorders.

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  • Professor, Department of Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet, 2021-

Degrees and Education

  • Docent, Karolinska Institutet, 2015
  • Doctor Of Philosophy, Department of Cell and Molecular Biology, Karolinska Institutet, 2006
  • Master Of Medical Science, Karolinska Institutet, 2000

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