Nishteman Karalaitis

Nishteman Karalaitis

Phd Student
Visiting address: Nobels väg 13, 17177 Solna
Postal address: C6 Institutet för miljömedicin, C6 IIR Björklund, 171 77 Stockholm

About me

  • Research project
    Currently a PhD student at Karolinska Institutet writing my thesis about the effect of team psychological safety on leader and employee health and safety within the sectors construction and industry.

    Education and licenses
    Specialist in Work and Organizational Psychology, 2022, granted by the Swedish Association of Psychologists
    Licensed Psychologist, 2013, granted by the National Board of Health and Welfare (Socialstyrelsen)
    Degree of Master of Medical Science with a Major in Psychology, 2010-2012, Karolinska Institutet
    Degree of Bachelor of Medical Science, 2007-2010, Karolinska Institutet

    Work experience
    I have over 10 years of experience as a consultant working with group and leadership development in both private and public sector. The tasks have spanned over all levels of different organizations and varied from individual leadership coaching, facilitating group development processes, designing and delivering leadership programs, negotiating conflicts to different types of supporting interventions during organizational changes.

    Teaching portfolio
    I am since 2019 giving lectures on group development and leadership for the psychology program at Karolinska Institutet during the course Work and organizational psychology 1 and supervise the students in their field work during the course Work and organizational psychology 2.

    Board Assignments
    Chairman of the National Association for Work and Organizational Psychologists, a professional association that operates under the Swedish Association of Psychologists. (March 2022 - Ongoing)



  • Phd Student, Institute of Environmental Medicine, Karolinska Institutet, 2022-2025

Degrees and Education

  • Degree Of Bachelor Of Medical Science, Karolinska Institutet, 2012
  • Degree Of Master Of Medical Science 120 Credits, Karolinska Institutet, 2012
  • Degree Of Master Of Science In Psychology, Karolinska Institutet, 2012

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