Ilse graduated in Experimental Psychology from the University of Oxford. She worked as a research assistant at the University of Cambridge, Department of Psychiatry collecting data for a neuropharmacological study. She then worked at UCLPartners on a project evaluating crisis services for adult mental health before moving to the Anna Freud National Centre for Children and Families to work on a service improvement programme for child mental health services. She completed her masters in Cognitive and Decision Sciences at UCL in 2017.
Ilse is now a Research Assistant in the Behaviour Change by Design Unit in the Department of Public Health and Primary Care at the University of Cambridge which is funded by the Wellcome Trust. Ilse is interested in applying what she knows about the factors that affect health behaviour to develop and test behaviour change interventions that aim to improve population health outcomes.
You can find out more information about Behaviour Change by Design by visiting www.behaviourchangebydesign.iph.cam.ac.uk