UCL Cancer Institute

Training and Mentoring Links

At the Cancer Institute

UCL Cancer Institute Athena SWAN 'Self Assessment Team' (SAT): find here

Mentoring and Coaching

UCL uMentor
UCL coaching
UCL mentoring
BMEntor - a scheme for black and minority ethnic (BME) academics and researchers, across several London universities
UCL Coaching and Mentoring skills training

Training and Development

A full list of UCL training courses is available here.
Personal impact and confident networking
Resilience and resourcefulness

Funding for Women in Science

Funding options for independent-career scientists.

Women in science.

The Daphne Jackson Trust.

Wellcome Trust web: View career re-entry page.

Training for Women

Springboard women’s development programme

Leadership Training

Leadership and Management training, includes courses for those aspiring towards management roles, and for those in management roles.
Leading on Diversity

For Early Career Researchers

Your career, your future
Taking control of your career
Leadership in Action, Leadership in Action is a three-day intensive experiential leadership programme designed to prepare early career researchers for leadership in their chosen research field and which will also place them in good stead to show leadership within the wider community.

Academic Skills

Conference Abstracts and posters
Giving presentations
Writing a peer review
Quality papers
Writing a book
Writing targeted grant proposals


Fair recruitment policy briefing
Interview skills, for staff wishing to develop their skills in interviewing candidates at a selection process.


Senior promotions briefing
Detailed information about writing CVs, along with templates from UCL Careers Services: download / view document


Servicing meetings and committees

UCL Networks

UCL women, networks for female academic scientists. Find events and follow on Twitter: Twitter @UCLWomen
Astrea, women in professional services
PACT - Parents and carers network: