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.

CERTIFICATION: Participants who complete 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.

REGISTRATION: Registration requested, but day-of participation is welcome.

2023 Spring/Summer AGENDA: 

  May 8, 2023 Maintaining Effective Communication
  May 15, 2023 Aligning Mentor/Mentee Expectations
  May 22, 2023 Assessing Mentee Understanding
  June 5, 2023 Addressing Equity and Inclusion
  June 12, 2023 Cultivating Ethical Behaviors
  June 26, 2023 Establishing an Authorship Policy
  July 10, 2023 Fostering Independence
  July 17, 2023 Promoting Professional Development
  July 24, 2023 Developing Negotiating Skills