Recruitment of Professor and Senior Lecturer

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The Board of Research is responsible for the appointment of teachers in cooperation with the Board of Higher Education and the Board of Doctoral Education.

Recruitment Committee

The Recruitment Committee is the boards' common authority for the preparation of teacher appointments. The committee has an officer function, the Recruitment Committee's office, which is located within the Competence provision unit, the HR department at KI.

Read more about the Recruitment Committee

Regulations for appointment of teachers

Appointment procedure for teachers at Karolinska Institutet (pdf)

Instructions regarding the appointment procedure for teachers at Karolinska Institutet (pdf)

Recruitment regulations and legislation


The checklist is a tool for the various positions of Senior Lecturers and Professors, also for the change of employment title. Here is the description of a case and what is to be submitted to the administrative officer at the Recruitment Committee's secretariat.

Employment of Professor or Senior Lecturer (pdf)
Adjunct Senior Lecturer or Professor (pdf)
Renewed adjunct Senior Lecturer or Professor (pdf)
Visiting Professor (pdf)
Foreign Adjunct Professor (pdf)
Change of employment title (pdf

Recruitment Committee's office

Please contact one of our administration officers for recruitment of teachers

Recruitment Committee meetings autumn 2018

Date Time Venue
Thursday 30 August 08.30 - 14.30 Room 507, Aula Medica
Monday 17 September 08.30 - 14.30 Room 507, Aula Medica
Wednesday 10 October  08.30 - 14.30 Room 507, Aula Medica
Wednesday 7 November  08.30 - 14.30 Room 635, Aula Medica
Tuesday 4 December 08.30 - 14.30 Room 507, Aula Medica