UCL Psychology and Language Sciences

Dr Annegret Schneider

Dr Annegret Schneider

Research Associate

Clinical, Edu & Hlth Psychology

Div of Psychology & Lang Sciences

Joined UCL
4th Jul 2016

Research summary

Annegret’s research interests include health service research and behaviour change and eHealth interventions. She has experience in applied health psychology research and mixed methods studies, using quantitative and qualitative methods, longitudinal study designs and systematic reviews.


Annegret joined UCL in July 2016 as Research Associate in Health Psychology carrying out research on infection control interventions. As behavioural scientist within a multi-disciplinary NIHR Health Protection Research Unit (HPRU), she applies empirical evidence and theory to identify key behaviours, barriers and facilitators, intervention components, and hypothesised mechanisms of action for proposed interventions and advices on reactive evaluation projects.

She was previously a Research Fellow at the University of Surry working on an EU-funded randomised control trial, testing an eHealth intervention for patients with cancer. She completed her PhD researching patients’ experiences and anxieties in the dental setting at Plymouth University, where she also held a number of teaching contracts with the School of Psychology and the Plymouth University Peninsula Schools of Medicine and Dentistry.