Prof Karen Kohfeld from Simon Frasier University will be in Stockholm 26 Sep–6 Oct to receive her SU honorary doctorate. To mark the occasion, she agreed to give an open lecture on October 3 at the Geoscience building.

Karen Kohfeld. Photo: Elena Sarasom

Karen Kohfel

Karen Kohfeld, professor at Simon Fraser University, Canada, is a world-leading expert in the global carbon cycle with specialization in the role of dust and the ocean circulation in long-term global climate change. She is particularly known for her work in developing datasets of important paleoclimate archives. Karen Kohfeld has strong research links to Stockholm University and also serves as a member of the External Science Advisory Group for the Bolin Centre for Climate Research since 2016.

Welcome everybody!

For more information about the 2022 honorary doctorates, please go to: https://www.su.se/english/about-the-university/prizes-and-academic-ceremonies/honorary-doctorates/honorary-doctors-2022-1.514277