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Mentoring

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 Clinical and Translational Science Institute

Online Resources

Articles

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

The Role of Postdocs, PIs and Institutions in Training Future Scientists
From ASBMB Today, by Zoe Fonseca-Kelly, Darwin Operario, L. David Finger, Jr., Anthony Baucum, Jr.

Selecting Your Mentor
From the Association of American Medical Colleges (AAMC)

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

Webinars

Mentoring Mondays
From the American Society for Microbiology

Websites

MentorNet
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