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: 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
  Sept. 20, 2021 Maintaining Effective Communication
  Sept. 27, 2021 Aligning Mentor/Mentee Expectations
  Oct. 4, 2021 Assessing Mentee Understanding
  Oct. 11, 2021 Addressing Equity and Inclusion
  Oct. 18, 2021 Cultivating Ethical Behaviors
  Oct. 25, 2021 Establishing an Authorship Policy
  Nov. 1, 2021 Fostering Independence
  Nov. 8, 2021 Promoting Professional Development
  Nov. 15, 2021 Developing Negotiating Skills