Institute seminars & events

Grand Challenges Summer School (June 2014)


This June the UCL Grand Challenges is running a cross-disciplainary research summer school. Applications are invited from all research students at UCL,

  • any course: MPhil/PhD/ EngD/MD(Res)
  • any stage: pre or post upgrade

We seek to provide an experience for research students at UCL that enables them to understand and discuss the Grand Challenges philosophy and also develop practical skills in preparing research proposals that necessitate and combine expertise from different disciplines.

Applicants are encouraged to consult the UCL Research Strategy before applying which is available here.

Applications must be made by 28 March 2014.

IEHC - Early Career Forum Seminars (ECF)

N Date Venue Speaker Topic
1 19/07/12013 EPH

Dr Nicola Shelton,

Senior Lecturer, EPH

Getting your first job in academia: why you are the right person for the job, and why the job is the right job for you?
2 22/08/2013 EPH

Dr Henry Potts,

Senior Lecturer, CHIME

Negotiating authorship. Who should be a co-author on my paper? When should I be a co-author on another’s paper? And how do I then capitalise on my contribution?
3 26/09/2013 EPH ECF Leads ECF introduction for  new PhD students (part of the PhD Induction)
4 16/10/2013 EPH Dr Bernardine Stegeman, Research Associate, EPH Mastering oral presentations: learn from my mistakes
5 26/11/2013 EPH Gemma Archer, Baowen Xue, PhD students, EPH Poster presentations (part of the preparation for the EPH Open Day/poster competition on 09/01/2014)
6 22/01/2014 EPH Dr Kathy Barrett, Careers Consultant and Deputy Head, UCL Careers Finding and funding a post-doc position
7 26/02/2014 EPH Gosia Kielbasa, European Contracts Manager, UCL European Research and Innovation Office Individual funding opportunities under Horizon 2020
8 27/03/2014 EPH Teaching Panel (IEHC staff members and PhD students) Time to teach: from taking off to thriving
9 30/04/2014 EPH Career Trajectory Panel (IEHC staff members) Versatile career trajectories in academia: no such thing as one path?
10 04/06/2014 Royal Free Dr Richard Freeman, Programme leader for Researcher Development, Institute of Education The importance of Networking in Research Posts
11 17/01/2014 EPH Dr Bernardine Stegeman, Research Associate, EPH; Jemma O’Connor, Research Assistant/PhD Student, IPH; Lauren Bird, PhD Student, EPH Organizing and writing: top tips for long documents
12 27/08/2014 EPH Dr Ernesto Laval, Visiting Research Associate, Institute of Education Data visualisation – A different way to “see” what data tells us
13 22/10/2014 Royal Free Dr Colette Smith, Lecturer in Biostatistics, IPH Peer reviewing papers

Departmental seminars & events

Regular Seminars series held in Research Departments are listed below and, with other events, are detailed on local sites via the links given:
Epidemiology & Public Health
- EPH Friday lunchtime seminars
- Society & Health
- History and Philosophy of Epidemiology
- Health and Social Justice
Infection & Population Health
Primary Care & Population Health
Centre for Health Informatics & Multi-professional Education
MRC Clinical Trials {no courses, seminars or events currently listed}

Archive of Events

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