Published: 27-06-2022 18:24 | Updated: 28-06-2022 08:55

Invitation to nominate teachers for scholarships within STINT "Teaching Sabbatical"

Karolinska Institutet has been invited by STINT (The Swedish Foundation for International Cooperation in Research and Higher Education) to nominate two candidates and a backup candidate to participate in the exchange programme for teaching staff called Teaching Sabbatical.

Please see the document below for information in English. Heads of Department (prefekt) or Programme Directors may suggest candidates for the internal nomination process at KI.. The nominations should be emailed to Please note that the internal KI deadline is 2 September 2022!

Lars Henningsohn spent autumn semester 2019 at UCLA  and Sofia Vikström spent spring semester 2022 at  Arizona State University.  In 2014, Åsa Eriksson from the psychology programme and Gunnar Nilsson from the medicine programme, were awarded this scholarship in and spent the autumn semester at UCLA and NTU respectively. Gerald McInerny spent a semester at NTU in 2017. Feel free to contact them should you have any questions regarding their sabbatical,  tel 08- 585 877 16, tel 08-524 824 67, tel 08-524 887 62, tel 08-524 869 51, tel 08-524 838 02

You can also read Åsa’s blog or Lars’ blog for inspiration (in Swedish).



Kristina Jesinkey International coordinator