UCL Psychology and Language Sciences



Information Session on HEE/NIHR Pre-doctoral Clinical Academic Fellowship

Tuesday 9th January 2018, 5.30 - 7.00pm

  • Do you want to do a Masters at UCL and prepare an application for an NIHR doctoral level research training fellowship whilst continuing to work part time?
  • Or do you have a Masters and want to gain further informal research experience whilst preparing an application for an NIHR doctoral level research training fellowship and continuing to work part time?
  • Do you have a research idea but you’re not sure how to develop it?

At this session you can find out about the new funding scheme for AHPs available from the NIHR (HEE/NIHR Pre-doctoral Clinical Academic Fellowship), hear what UCL has to offer as a host organisation, get advice on convincing your manager to support you, and also develop your research ideas.

Further information on NIHR webpage

Draft timetable for the event

5.15 - 5.30
Refreshments available
5.30 - 5.40
Outline of HEE/NIHR Pre-Doctoral Clinical Academic Fellowship
5.40 - 5.45

Talk from a current student - TBC

5.45 - 6.45

Developing your research ideas and application (devise a research question, present idea to peer, consider your supervisory and training needs, tips for writing an application)

6.45 - 7.00
Discussion and networking

Previous experience of research not required. This session is particularly suitable for those with the beginnings of a research idea and those who have been considering developing a clinical research career.

Tuesday 9th Jan - Sign up for this session on Eventbrite
If the event is full we will operate a waiting list.

If you are interested in this event but are unable to attend on the day, please send your contact details to Kea Young (kea.young@ucl.ac.uk) – we may host similar events later in the year.  Department of Language and Cognition, Division of Psychology and Language Sciences, University College London (UCL), Chandler House, 2 Wakefield Street, London, WC1N 1PF