Karolina has an MSc in neurosciences from Vrije Universiteit in Amsterdam. She received her Ph.D from the Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Karolinska Institutet in June 2015, and is currently a postdoctoral researcher at the Centre for Psychiatry Research at Karolinska Institutet. Her main research interest concerns “callous-unemotional” and psychopathic traits in adolescents and young adults. She is also interested in legal and attitudinal aspects of psychiatric conditions. Other research interests concern transdiagnostic aspects (e.g., emotion regulation) of relevance to different psychiatric conditions. She is interested in education and enjoys trying out different teaching methods, including using graphics and artwork to illustrate scientific principles. She is frequently teaching at undergraduate and graduate courses, as well as clinical programs. Together with a senior co-author, she is currently writing on a book about psychopathic traits.