• Join us at the PhD Midsommar mingle June 13th at 17:00

    Get a break from your experiments and join us on our next PhD mingle! Meet fellow PhD students and get to know the members of your DSA Board! Have fun and celebrate the coming of summer “The Swedish Way”. When: Monday June 13th at 17:00 Where: In front of KI library (campus Solna) See you there!

  • Call of Abstracts Mayo-KI Annual Meeting 2022

    This year’s Mayo Clinic – Karolinska Institutet conference will be held on September 26th – 27th, 2022. The collaboration steering committee is pleased to invite you to submit an abstract for a digital oral presentation or digital poster within any of the areas listed below. The intent of this meeting is to highlight and display existing collaborative excellence and promote future collaboration between Mayo Clinic and Karolinska Institutet. Details In general, digital oral presentations are approximately 10-15 minutes, including 5 minutes for discussion, but this may vary for specific break-out sessions. Digital posters will be displayed in an online interactive format for all attendees. Presenters are expected to attend the entire…

  • Register for the 2022 KI Ph.D. Conference

    If you are a PhD student at KI and looking for a conference to attend during summer, we have some good news! PhD students at KI are organizing “KI 2022 PhD Conference” on 11-12th June for PhD students throughout KI! This year’s PhD conference focuses on soft skills, including communication, academic productivity, presentation/writing, stress management techniques and insights into career options after the PhD. Besides, there is a lovely opportunity to enjoy the Swedish countryside at the same time! Registration is open until April 27th! Each student will be asked to present a poster or talk on their PhD project for the conference. Abstract submission deadline is May 8th! Follow…

  • Join us Fika on April 21st at 15:00

    Join us for the first DSA fika where you can meet fellow Ph.D. students and practice tour Swedish skills! When: April 21st at 15:00 Where: Biomedicum 3rd floor Looking forward to seeing you there!

  • Apply to the project group for Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar 2022!

    Stockholm International Youth Science Seminar (SIYSS) is looking for young motivated individuals who want to take part in SIYSS 2022. SIYSS is, with its connections to the Nobel week, one of the world’s finest science programs for young scientists. SIYSS gathers 25 of the world’s most outstanding young talents to a December week in Stockholm filled with exclusive and exciting exhibitions and activities. The program includes for example meetings with the Nobel prize laureates and participation in Nobel activities. The main event of the week is the Seminar, where the participants present their research. We are looking for you who want to work in the project group and take part…

  • Exciting Opportunity to work with KI Careers! (CLOSED)

    Are you interested in developing your management and advertising skills? The doctoral education workgroup in the DSA is looking for an enthusiastic and organized Ph.D. student to work as a Project Management Assistant alongside KI careers to help them deliver the academic productivity seminars series ( This is your chance to be part of the team behind KI’s most popular career events! This is a voluntary role where you will work together with the KI careers team to advertise the seminars, assist with registration as well as help with administration. Interested? Contact [email protected] or [email protected]. Use the title: Project Management Assistant Application Send us your CV and a personal letter with…

  • Register for the next Career Orientation seminar on March 14th

    Time to hit a reset button on your career? Looking for new adventures or just a reminder of why you chose this path? KIPA brings you a seminar that will help you rediscover your career path. Adjust or confirm your career direction with Dr. Ayla De Paepe, Career Programme Manager at KI Career Service and Professional Coach. When: March 14th, 3.00-4.30 pm Where: Zoom If you have any questions, please contact [email protected] 

  • Mindfulness-based Stress Reduction (MBSR), 8-Week Online Program

    MBSR is an eight-week evidence-based program to manage stress and to increase mental balance and well-being. Start with the web-based introduction to get an idea of the course. If you would like to develop the ability to cope more effectively with stressful situations and gain more composure, energy and understanding in your life, this course is for you. It can help to improve your focus, build resilience and give you insights into finding more ease in life.  About the online program The course will be conducted mainly through Canvas/Zoom. You will engage with the teacher and interact with other participants through your computer screen and web camera during weekly class…

  • Register to the Neuroscience Seminar Series for doctoral students

    Dear doctoral students, Welcome to the first seminar of 2022 in the neuroscience seminar series! Title: The good, the bad and the beautiful – microglia in health and disease Speaker: Robert Harris, Ph.D. | Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet Time: Wednesday 23rd February | 10:00 Register for the meeting on Zoom here:  More information can also be found in the attachment and on Feel free to share this announcement with people that may be interested! We invite you to join the discussion!