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 on the dates below 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.

AGENDA:

  DATES  TOPICS
  October 5 Maintaining Effective Communication
  October 12 Aligning Mentor/Mentee Expectations
  October 19 Assessing Mentee Understanding
  October 26 Addressing Equity and Inclusion
  November 2 Cultivating Ethical Behaviors
  November 9 Establishing an Authorship Policy
  November 16 Fostering Independence
  November 23 Promoting Professional Development