UCL Institute of Healthcare Engineering


Resources for ECRs

We aim to nurture and support researchers in the early stages of their career. Here is a compilation of information and resources for ECRs.

Personal development and mentoring

  • ADAPT Together: a peer mentoring scheme for PhD students in SLMS and BEAMS.
  • Lynda: over 6000 video tutorials covering software, creative and business skills. Free to all UCL staff and students.
  • UCL Research staff development programme: UCL HR offers a portfolio of training programmes to help your professional development.

Health and wellbeing

  • The Wellbeing Thesis: an online wellbeing resource for postgraduate students
  • SilverCloud: all UCL staff and PhD students have free access to SilverCloud, an online cognitive behaviour therapy tool for managing stress, depression, anxiety and negative body image.
  • Bloomsbury Fitness: part of the Students’ Union, the gym is open to students and the public.