Recently appointed professors

On this page we present Professors, Adjunct Professors and Visiting Professors who were appointed since August 2022. The list will be updated in mid-October 2023 in adjunct to the inauguration ceremoni in Aula Medica.

Professors

Tomas Wester has been appointed Professor of Paediatric Surgery at the Department of Women's and Children's Health from 1 November 2022. 

Marcus Carlsson has been appointed Professor of Clinical Physiology at the Department of Molecular Medicine and Surgery from 1 October 2022. 

Elisabeth Epstein has been appointed Professor of Obstetrics and Gynaecology at the Department of Clinical Science and Education, Södersjukhuset from 1 October 2022.  

Peter Bergman has been appointed Professor of Clinical Immunology at the Department of Laboratory Medicine from 1 September 2022.

Ulrik Kihlbom has been appointed Professor of Medical Clinical Ethics at the Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics from 15 August 2022.

Adjunct Professors

Magnus Schou has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Medical Radiochemistry at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 December 2022.

Niaz Ahmed has been appointed Adjunct Professor of Neurology at the Department of Clinical Neuroscience from 1 November 2022. 

Soo Aleman has been appointed Adjunct Professor of  Infection Medicine at the Department of Medicine, Huddinge from 1 October 2022. 

Svetlana Lajic Näreskog has been appointed Adjunct Professor of  Paediatric Endocrinology and Congenital Metabolic Diseases at the Department of Children's and Women's Health from 6 September 2022.  

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 2023.

Practical details about the ceremony

Inauguration ceremony 2022 – meet our new professors