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Information on how to seek mentoring as well as how to be an effective mentor.

UR Resources

Books from the CPD Lending Library

Check out books from the CPD Lending Library. To check something out, visit our office in G-9556 or email us with your request.

Entering Mentoring: A Seminar to Train a New Generation of Scientists
By Jo Handelsman

Experiential Opportunities

Outreach Program Volunteer in the Life Sciences Learning Center
Contact Danielle C. Alcéna for details.

Seminars and Workshops

Mentoring Workshops from the University of Rochester Clinical & Translational Science Institute

Online Resources


"How" to Find a Mentor
From Bio Careers, by Lauren Celano

Training Postdocs: Communication is Key
From Science Careers, by Laura Bonetta


Mentoring Mondays
From the American Society for Microbiology


Matches STEM trainees with mentors in compatible and effective mentoring partnerships that encourage persistence and support academic success.

Mentoring Plans for Postdoctoral Scholars
From the National Postdoctoral Association

Mentoring Resources
From the National Postdoctoral Association

Research Mentoring
From the University of Wisconsin-Madison