Meet Johanna Bäckström – founder of Career Service and head of a “fast running unit”

You have been Head of Unit for Student and Career Service for four years. What has been the highlights? On a personal level, it has been to “dive into” everything that has to do with education. Previously I worked with administration related to research and postgraduate education. On a more operational level I am proud… Read More Meet Johanna Bäckström – founder of Career Service and head of a “fast running unit”

PhD career confusion – FAQ

Karolinska Institutet recently hosted the Nordic PhD Summit “Health Sciences across Borders”, an event that brings PhD students from the Nordic countries together for two days of interaction and scientific discussions. Career Service was invited to be part of an event called “Career Options Speed  Dating”. With some initial confusion the 15 minutes speed meeting… Read More PhD career confusion – FAQ

So much more than Aspirin…a study visit at Bayer

Discussions are intense as Ben Armstrong, Jennifer Bold and Alan Meyer from Drug Discovery and Preclinical Development at Ygeia, a US based pharma company focusing on oncology, are discussing the potential in four different drug candidates. Their patent is running out and they have new compounds in different stages to work with but budgets are… Read More So much more than Aspirin…a study visit at Bayer