office team business meeting 925x

UPDATE: This event is being held by virtual meeting only. See instructions below.

Are you prepared to handle common (and not-so-common) mentoring challenges? Bring your questions and concerns and join us as we explore the nuances of the mentor-mentee relationship. Our case-based discussions help participants discover new strategies to maximize the benefits of this career-enhancing skill. All sessions facilitated by experienced UAB mentors.

WHERE: Online

WHEN: Mondays, 11:00 am - NOON

WHO: Open to investigators at any level from across the CCTS Partner Network, from pre-doctoral students to seasoned faculty members who mentor developing research scientists.

REGISTRATION: Click here to register. Registration requested, but day-of participation is welcome.

CERTIFICATION: Participants who complete all eight topics in the Case Studies in Mentoring series will receive a certificate documenting Excellence in Mentoring suitable for departmental review and academic promotion. The series is repeated approximately every 10 weeks to enable participants to complete the series as time allows.

2021 AGENDA: 

  DATES  TOPICS
  April 19 Maintaining Effective Communication
  April 26 Aligning Mentor/Mentee Expectations
  May 3 Assessing Mentee Understanding
  May 10 Addressing Equity and Inclusion
  May 17 Cultivating Ethical Behaviors
  May 24 Establishing an Authorship Policy
  June 7 Fostering Independence
  June 14 Promoting Professional Development
  June 21 Developing Negotiating Skills