Lectures and seminars Career workshop: The job behind the title

07-12-2023 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm Add to iCal
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Considering a job in life science, but not sure what they actually mean with all the job titles? Come to this career webinar, the first of two workshops on job search outside Academia.

Find out why the demand for Academics in the industry is growing and the diversity of positions suitable for Academics. The webinar will specify the requirements (if any) and how to plan for a career.

You will learn more about the jobs behind the titles: Medical Scientific Liaison, Scientific Advisor, Medical Advisor, Therapeutic Area Manager, Medical Writer, Pharmacovigilance Specialist, Regulatory Officer, Medical Information Manager, Quality Assurance Specialist, Product Manager, and Key Account Manager - among others.

The second workshop on job searching, to be held next semester, will focus on “how to land a job”.



Target group

All students at KI (BSc, MSc and PhD)


Student Career Service at Karolinska Institutet

About the speaker

Niclas Lindqvist is a lecturer in Medical Affairs and is the owner and CEO of Svensk Medicin AB. A senior-level Scandinavian - Global Career Developer, Scientific marketeer, scientific advisor and dynamic product- and marketing specialist, qualified to practice in all areas of different therapeutic sectors. Niclas has over 25 years of experience in new launches, re-launches and documented success for several top essential products among the ten largest pharmaceutical companies in the world. He also has a solid established network of top key decision makers in national and international recruitment.


Caroline Larsson Ekström Communications Officer