Researcher Development UCL Researcher Development supports the personal, professional and career development of research staff and students by enabling them to maximise their potential and excel in their roles. Festival of Early Stage Researchers Registration is now open! Explore our FESR 2023 Timetable Doctoral Skills Development Programme Term 3 timetable is now available, book your place on Inkpath now! Research Staff Development Programme Term 3 timetable is now available, book your place on MyLearning now! Researcher Initiatives Get involved in a variety of learning, networking, and community listening opportunities. Researcher Development Framework (RDF) Explore the RDF to support your research, career and professional development. Doctoral Skills Development Programme The UCL Doctoral Skills Development Programme (DSDP) is designed to help doctoral researchers develop their skills for research, professional development, and employment. Research Staff Development Programme The UCL Research Staff Development Programme (RSDP) is designed to help academics, research and teaching staff develop their skills for research, professional and career development. Researcher Initiatives Researcher Initiatives provide a range of programmes, schemes, events and resources to all UCL researchers to get involved in a variety of learning, networking and community listening opportunities.