Web workshop series

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Bi-weekly one-hour interactive web workshop series designed to give researchers practical tips and tools to incorporate mentoring into their research programs. Topics covered included:

 
September 15   Voice of Our Students: Perspectives from Mentees on Mentoring Needs
September 29   Mentoring Master Class
October 13        Mentoring: Doing More of What Works Well
October 27        Creative Problem Solving in Mentoring

 

Click the links below to access webinar resources and recordings.

 

 
Speakers:
Khavong Pha, Graduate Student, University of California Davis
Jordan Mar, Graduate Student, University of California San Francisco
Rodrigo Gonzalez, PhD Post-doctoral Fellow, Harvard Medical School 
 
Facilitator:
Andy Burnett, Knowinnovation, Ltd.
 
Duration: 48:47
 
Web workshop goals
 
• Hear from trainees and learn what they value in mentoring
• Examine current opportunities and obstacles in mentoring
• Devise a mentoring solution to implement in your lab
• Share perspectives from peer-reviewed reports,
 
 
Additional resources: Webinar recap
 

 
 
 
Facilitators:
Beth Lazazzera, PhD, University of California Los Angeles 
Kelly Diggs-Andrews, PhD, American Society for Microbiology 
Rachel Horak, PhD, American Society for Microbiology
 
Duration: 31:01
 
Web workshop goals
 
• Examine case studies of common mentoring challenges
• Collaborate among peers to discuss and solve obstacles in mentoring
• Build confidence and skills to tackle any mentoring challenge
 
 
 
Additional resources:
Video vignettes
Webinar recap
      
 
 
Speaker:
John Cabra, PhD, State University of New York, Buffalo
 
Facilitator:
Andy Burnett, Knowinnovation, Ltd.
 
Duration: 55:25
 
Web workshop goals
 
• Compare the Benefits of Appreciative Inquiry vs Traditional Mentoring
• Learn the 5D Cycle: Define, Discovery, Dream, Design and Delivery
• Identify your Mentoring Positive Core
• Define how you might use it to enhance your mentoring skills
 
 
Additional resources:
Webinar recap
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Creative Problem Solving in Mentoring
 
Facilitator:
Andy Burnett, Knowinnovation, Ltd.
 
Duration: 57:34
 
Web workshop goals
 
• Explore the basics of creativity
• Leverage creative techniques to address mentoring challenges
• Apply strategies to tackle mentoring dilemmas that remain largely unsettled
  
  
Additional resources:
Webinar recap

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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