Honorary Doctorates

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Honorary doctors receive insignia 2017
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What is an honorary doctorate?

The awarding of an honorary doctorate is an expression of the University's appreciation of outstanding contributions in one or more of the University's areas of academic activity.

Johan Eriksson. Foto: Tobias Regell/Camera Link

Seven new Honorary Doctorates at Stockholm University 2019

Stockholm University has chosen this year’s honorary doctors, all of whom have contributed in distinctive ways to the University’s activities in research and education. The new honorary doctors are Johan Eriksson, Eva Dahlman, Kajsa Öberg Lindsten, Axel van den Berg, Elizabeth Churchill, Nora Underwood and Frances Westley.