Recently appointed professors

Professors, Adjunct Professors and Visiting Professors appointed since August 2021, and who will have their positions confirmed in an inauguration ceremoni in the autumn of 2022.

Professors

Martin Eklund has been appointed Professor of Epidemiology at the Department of Medical Epidemiology and Biostatistics from 1 June 2022.

Jovan Antović has been appointed Professor of Clincal Chemistry and Coagulation at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery from 1 May 2022.

Anders Kvanta has been appointed Professor of Ophthalmology focusing on Retinal Diseases at the Department of Clinical Nueorscience from 25 April 2022.

Marie Carlén has been appointed Professor of Neuronal Networks, especially Cognitive Mechanisms at the Department of Neuroscience from 1 April 2022.

Katalin Dobra has been appointed Professor of Clinical Pathology at the Department of Oncology-Pathology from 13 April 2022.

Mattias Carlström has been appointed Professor of Cardiorenal Physiology at the Department of Physiology and Pharmacology from 1 March 2022.

Jacob Hollenberg has been appointed Professor of Cardiology focusing on Intensive Care at the Department of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset from 1 February 2022.

Rimma Axelsson has been appointed Professor of Nuclear Medicine at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery from 1 February 2022.

Anders Thorell has been appointed Professor of Surgery at the Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital from 1 December 2021.

Marie Löf has been appointed Professor of Nutrition at the Department of Biosciences and Nutrition from 16 November 2021.

Samir EL Andaloussi has been appointed Professor of Biomolecular Medicine and Advanced Therapies at the Department of Laboratory Medicine from 1 November 2021. 

Gerald Mclnerney has been appointed Professor of Molecular Virology at the Department of Microbiology, Tumor and Cell Biology from 1 November 2021-

Gonçalo Castelo Branco has been appointed Professor of Glial Cell Biology at the Department of Medical Biochemistry and Biophysics from 1 November 2021. 

Kristina Haugaa has been appointed Professor of Cardiology focusing on Arrhythmology at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge from 11 October 2021. 

Lars E. Eriksson has been appointed Professor of Nursing at the Department of Neurobiology, Care Sciences and Society from 1 October 2021.

Johan Hartman has been appointed Professor of Tumour Pathology at the Department of Oncology-Pathology from 1 September 2021.

Rune Brautaset has been appointed Professor of Optometry at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 September 2021.

Annsofi Johannsen has been appointed Professor of Oral Health and Disease at the Department of Dental Medicine from 1 August 2021.

Adjunct Professors

Pelle Lindqvist has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Clinical Epidemiology focusing on Gynaecology-Obstetrics from 1 May 2022.

Hans Persson has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Cardiology at the Department of Clinical Sciences, Danderyd Hospital from 1 May 2022.

Per Stål has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Gastroenterology focusing on hepatocellular cancer at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge from 11 April 2022.

Karl Eriksson has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Orthopaedics at the Department of Clinical Research and Education, Södersjukhuset from 1 April 2022.

Stefan Skare has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Magnetic Resonance Imaging at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 April 2022

Magnus Kaijser has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Epidemiology at the Institute of Environmental Medicine from 1 March 2022.

Agneta Wikman has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Transfusion Medicine at the Department of Clinical Science, Intervention and Technology from 1 March 2022.

Ronny Wickström has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Neuropediatrics at the Department of Women’s and Children’s Health from 1 March 2022.

Johan Lundberg has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Psychiatry at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 February 2022.

Volkan Özenci has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Clinical Bacteriology at the Department of Laboratory Medicine from 1 January 2022.

Therese Djärv has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Emergency Care at the Department of Medicine, Solna from 1 November 2021. 

Marianne Arner has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Hand Surgery at the Department of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset from 1 October 2021. 

Visiting Professors

Foreign Adjunct Professors

Inauguration Ceremony in Aula Medica

In autumn every year, Karolinska Institutet arranges an Inauguration Ceremony where new professors at KI are presented and academic prizes are delivered. Next Inauguration Ceremony will be held in October 2022.

Practical details about the ceremony

About the Inauguration Ceremony of 2021