ASMLink offers a variety of resources to enhance your research and mentoring programs. Click the links below to gain free access to workshop materials, references, and websites.
ASMCUE®2014 Preparing Successful Proposals for the NSF Directorate of Biological Sciences
Presentation: Workshop slides presented to participants
Additional resources: Packet provided to workshop participants, including NSF review guidelines, data management plans, and practical tools to prepare an NSF proposal
asm2014 Research Mentor Training: Building and Sustaining the Research Enterprise
Presentation: Slide presentation presented to participants, including notes and strategies collected during the workshop
List of evidence-based references to assist in implementing mentor training at your institution.
Entering Research, Course for Undergraduate Research: Balster et al. (2010)
Mentoring Competency Assessment (MCA), Mentoring Evaluation Tool: Fleming et al. (2013)
Merits of Mentor Training: Pfund et al. (2006)
Randomized Controlled Trial-Evidence for Mentor Training: Pfund et al. (2014)
Research Mentoring: University of Wisconsin-Madison site that provides curricula, assessment tools, and additional resources to help to improve mentoring relationships.
MentorNet: An online e-mentoring network that connects female students in science and engineering with women leaders in the industry.
Minority Microbiology Mentor (MMM) newsletter: A monthly e-report that provides career and networking tools, highlights research articles published by minorities, and addresses issues relevant to increasing diversity in STEM fields.
National Science Foundation Update: Sign-up to receive email updates from the National Science Foundation, including newsletters, program announcements, and upcoming events