Mentoring

RECOMMENDED TOPICS

  • Roles and responsibilities of mentors and mentees
  • Ethics of mentoring

RECOMMENDED ACTIVITIES

  • Engage in mentoring activities for graduate students, undergraduates or others in laboratory and/or educational settings

RESOURCES

Booklet from Science Careers containing profiles of young women in science
http://sciencecareers.sciencemag.org/tools_tips/outreach/loreal_wis_2009

Virginia mentoring partnership website
http://www.vamentoring.org/

Article on guiding junior scientists through the process of writing career development grant applications
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/08858190802188727

Book from the National Academies Press on being a mentor
http://www.nap.edu/openbook.php?record_id=5789

Enhancing the Postdoctoral Experience for Scientists and Engineers:
Guide for Postdoctoral Scholars, Advisers, Institutions, Funding Organizations, and Disciplinary Societies
http://www.nap.edu/catalog.php?record_id=9831