Karolinska Institutet, Dep of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics

Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME) works within some of the key areas important to fulfilling the motto of Karolinska Institutet ´to improve human health´. We focus on research, development and education in the following areas: medical and healthcare education, informatics, management, ethics, and suicide prevention. LIME has about 150 employees and is located in new premises in Solna Campus. ki.se/lime

Do you want to contribute to improving human health?

Are you passionate about contributing to better health for all? We at the Department of Learning, Informatics, Management and Ethics (LIME) at Karolinska Institutet seek an ambitious and responsible research assistant with an open approach to work, interest in innovation and/or entrepreneurship and interdisciplinary experience.

About us

The unit for bioentrepreneurship (UBE) within the department LIME offers a two-year global master's programme in bioentrepreneurship (MBE) and programme elective and free-standing courses. UBE is KI's competence center at the Stockholm School of Entrepreneurship, a collaboration between KI, KTH, the Stockholm School of Economics, Konstfack, Stockholm University and the Royal College of Music, which provides interdisciplinary education.

Your mission

As a research assistant, you will:

  • Work together with project-responsible researchers to collect and analyse data using qualitative methods.
  • Carry out a literature review in the form of an interdisciplinary overview study (scoping review).
  • Recruit and conduct interviews. Analyse collected data and compile results in English.
  • Review scientific articles with the software Rayyan, analyse interview data with NVivo and perform simpler analyses of data with SPSS.

Your profile


  • Previous experience of research work.
  • Previous experience of written presentation of research results in English.
  • Experience in entrepreneurship and/or innovation.
  • Experience in the life sciences.

Personal characteristics:

  • Interest in the research area of entrepreneurship/innovation within the life sciences.
  • Structured, independent and results-oriented with the ability to work within given time frames.
  • Good ability to work based on prepared directives and good cooperation skills.

What do we offer?

A creative and inspiring environment with wide-ranging expertise and interests. Karolinska Institutet is one of the world's leading medical universities. Our vision is to pursue the development of knowledge about life and to promote a better health for all. At Karolinska Institutet, we conduct successful medical research and hold the largest range of medical education in Sweden. Karolinska Institutet is also a state university, which entitles you to several good benefits through our collective agreement. And you get to practice freely in our modern wellness facilities, where trained staff are on site.

Location: Solna




Welcome to apply at the latest 2023-09-27

The application is to be submitted through the Varbi recruitment system.In this recruitment, you will apply with your CV without a personal letter. Instead, you will answer some questions about why you are applying for the job in the application form. 

Type of employment Temporary position
Contract type Full time
First day of employment Enligt överenskommelse
Salary Monthly salary
Number of positions 1
Full-time equivalent 100%
City Stockholm
County Stockholms län
Country Sweden
Reference number STÖD 2-3538/2023
  • Hanna Jansson, hanna.jansson@ki.se
Union representative
  • Jayne Alfredsson, SACO, Jayne.alfredsson@ki.se
  • Shahla Rostami, OFR , Shahla.rostami@ki.se
  • Henry Wölling, SEKO, henry.wolling@ki.se
Published 18.Sep.2023
Last application date 27.Sep.2023 11:59 PM CEST

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