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Dr. Johan Lindén
SVT, Sweden

tel: +46 87843592





2011 Phd in Journalism, Media and Communication, Stockholm University.

2003 Driving innovation & Entrepreneurial thinking, Babson College, Wellesley Massachusetts

2002 Executive MBA in Information Technologies, Stockholm School of Business

1989 Master in Journalism Stockholm University

1987 Social Science, Stockholm University

1986 Gymnasium Social Science

Employment history

2010 - 2016 Secretary General CIRCOM Regional

2009 –2014 Senior Advisor to the Director General, SVT

2007 – Present Lecturer and Professor at Stockholm University

2003 - 2007 Commissioning Editor News and Current Affairs, SVT

2000 - 2003 Program Director, SVT

1999 - 2000 Head of News and Current Affairs department, SVT

1997 - 1999 Independent Producer and company owner, Jean et Joli Media.

1993 - 1997 Head of reporter staff and research, news department, SVT

1992 - 1993 Reporter and presenter, Swedish Radio

1991 - 1992 Reporter, Daily Newspaper Expressen

1990 - 1991 Reporter, Värnpliktnytt, Magazine

1987-2009 Author and Publishing editor of books at PAX Förlag

Relevant Activities and Special Assignments

2010-2012 Expert in Government Assessment of Swedish Higher Media and Communication Education at Högskoleverket.

2006-2010 Chairman of Media leaders of Sweden

2004-2006 Project manager of “Nyhetsutredningen” a project aimed at the reorganization of the operations at SVT

2000-2002 Head of Strategy development at SVT

2003-2004 Responsible for development of SVT Channel SVT2

1991-1993 – Chairman of Investigative reporters and editors, GRÄV, Sweden

1990 - Present Regular lecturer at Stockholm University, Stockholm School of Business, and vocational education

2002 - Present Diving instructor

Language skills

Swedish, mother tongue
English, fluent
Norwegian, excellent knowledge
Danish, excellent knowledge
French, basic knowledge
Spanish, basic knowledge