Mentor and Mentee Responsibilities

Mentor responsibilities generally include:

  • Meeting and communicating with mentees on a regular basis to share expertise;
  • Guiding mentees on research projects, grant development, and manuscript preparation,
  • Providing advice on career development,
  • Reviewing mentees' progress reports;
  • Completing mentee evaluations as needed.

Mentee responsibilities:

  • Conduct research in an ethical and responsible manner expected of faculty members;
  • Maintain satisfactory progress and participation in the training program according to the established timeline and as suggested by the mentor;
  • Schedule regular meetings with the mentor and follow through with communication and plans.