Early Career Researcher Support

A platform for all your Early Career Research needs.

Academic Writing

Good academic writing is an important skill to develop as a researcher. By being clear, focused and precise in your writing, you make it easier for readers to understand your research.

Characteristics of academic writing:

  • formal tone
  • backed by evidence
  • accurate grammar and spelling
  • logically structured

Online tools

Writeful opens in a new window A free web application. Using language models trained on millions of journal articles, Writeful corrects grammar, vocabulary, punctuation, and more. It is aimed specifically at research writing.
Grammarly opens in a new window A free digital writing assistant which can be used across different programs which checks grammar, spelling and tone.