Building Mentoring Skills Certificate Program V

April 18, 2017 - 12:00pm to 2:00pm
Competencies: Leadership and Management
Contact Name: Colleen McLinn
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In this series of biweekly lunchtime workshops for graduate students and postdocs, you will develop essential research mentoring skills for an academic career, particularly one where research is conducted in teams in a laboratory or field setting. Effective mentoring of students is a key skill influencing everything from research productivity to personal satisfaction. Learn best practices for mentoring undergraduate, graduate, and postdoctoral researchers, and develop your advising and mentoring skills needed to lead a research team. Mentor Training Program certificates will be provided for fully participating in at least 4 of 5 sessions. More information

An invite-only event for participants who have applied and been accepted into this year's cohort.

April 18, 2017 - Supporting Mentees’ Professional Development: Helping them Present and Publish, and Writing Fair Letters of Recommendation

  • Revisit some key ideas about effective communication to introduce your students to writing about and presenting their work. Learn how to write a fair letter of recommendation, and what not to say.

All sessions are on Tuesdays from 12:00-2:00 pm and include catered lunch.

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