UCL News


All staff news

UCL statement: Manchester attack

“The UCL community wishes to send its support to the people of Manchester after the horrific attack that took place at the Manchester Arena on Monday night and offer our sincere condolences to the families of the victims.

Publication date:

Spotlight on Lucia Beltrame

This week the spotlight is on Lucia Beltrame, Events Officer in the Office of the Vice-Provost (Development).What is your role and what does it involve?

Publication date:

UCL Security: advice to the UCL community

Following the Manchester Arena terror attack, the threat level for international terrorism in the UK has been raised to CRITICAL by the independent Joint Terrorism Analysis Centre (JTAC).

Publication date:

Call for volunteers: Fair Recruitment Specialists

UCL’s recruitment policy is to seek to select the best candidates for our positions based solely on merit. Yet there is considerable research that shows aspects of a candidate’s identity, such as their gender or ethnicity, may differentially, but subtly, shape the expectations and behaviours of a recruitment panel and consequently the selection outcome. 

Publication date:

Spotlight on Dr Seirian Sumner

This week the spotlight is on Dr Seirian Sumner, Reader in Behavioural Ecology in UCL Genetics, Evolution & Environment.

Publication date:

Volunteers needed for medical research

The UCL Division of Medicine is currently recruiting volunteers to study how the body responds to and recovers from acute inflammation in rheumatic disease compared with healthy volunteers. 

Publication date:

Provost’s View: How UCL student recruitment is holding up amid uncertainty

UCL’s strapline as London’s Global University can be interpreted in a variety of different ways – our commitment to addressing some of the most pressing global issues through research, our vast network of partners and collaborations around the world to name but two.

Publication date:

Research careers at UCL: tell us what you think

We want all UCL researchers to feel fully supported in their development in order to make the most of their potential. We will endeavour to offer researchers career development support at all career stages, regardless of their contractual situation or their chosen career path.

Publication date:

UCL Widening Participation and teachers: call for academics and tutors

UCL’s Access and Widening Participation Office has been working with schools for more than 30 years. Today the 36-strong team runs more than 50 programmes and projects with the aim of increasing the number of students from underrepresented backgrounds at UCL. 

Publication date:

Spotlight on Alice Scott

This week the spotlight is on Alice Scott, Advice Fellow at the UCL Centre for Access to Justice (CAJ), UCL Laws.

Publication date:

High Speed Two (HS2) and UCL: an update

High Speed Two (HS2) is the proposed new rail link between London (Euston) and Birmingham (with later phases planned to extend the link to Manchester and Leeds). Royal assent for HS2 was enacted in early 2017 and, as a result, we can expect major works to commence around London Euston in the next 12 months. 

Publication date:

Spotlight on Kimberly Cornfield and Dr Effie Konstantinou

This week the spotlight is on Kimberly Cornfield, Head of Proposal Management in the UCL European Research and Innovation Office, and Dr Effie Konstantinou, Programme Leader of the MSc in Strategic Management of Projects, an executive development programme.

Publication date: