UCL Careers


Researcher case studies

Science communication 3

If you are a research student or research staff member, a great way to explore your options and plan your next steps is by accessing the career stories of other researchers.

We have interviewed many doctoral graduates (UCL alumni and alumni of other Universities) in both academic and non-academic occupations.

You can read, or listen, to their personal testimony by clicking on the relevant occupational category below.



Education and Public Engagement

Science Communication and Publishing

Policy, Strategy and Research Management

Bioscience Industry and Healthcare

Professional Careers within Universities 


Intellectual Property

Business and Management Consultancy

Data Science and Information Technology

Energy and Environment