Mentoring Events

  Upcoming Events

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  Past Events

Mentoring Matters: How to Develop a Successful Mentoring Program

May 19, 2015  |  Watch Recorded Event
Mentoring programs help increase retention rates of new faculty, enhance personal satisfaction of career choices, improve faculty morale, and even reduce stress and prevent burnout. This session will help you discover how to develop your own mentoring program. 

Mentoring Matters: The Key to Being a Successful Mentor

June 2, 2015  |  Watch Recorded Event
Being a mentor is a rewarding experience that allows you to pass along your knowledge and experience to help others. Luckily, you don't need to have experience in mentoring to be a great mentor. This session will help you find out the skills you need — and don't need — to be a successful mentor. 

Mentoring Matters: The Many Benefits of Being a Mentee

June 16, 2015  |  Watch Recorded Event
From career guidance to insights about navigating the UNMC culture, mentors serve an invaluable role in your success. On top of helping you attain academic success, mentors can increase your personal satisfaction and provide assistance in preparing for rank advancement and leadership roles. This session will help you see the personal and professional benefits you'll find in having a mentor. 

Increasing Your Productivity with Manuscript Clusters

Feb. 20, 2018  |  Watch Recorded Event
Finding the time for scholarship can be difficulty, particularly when so many other items take precedence. Luckily, the responsibility doesn't need to fall solely on your shoulders. This session will help you discover how to establish a faculty manuscript writing cluster to help increase your publications and grant submissions. 

Mentoring for Rank Advancement

March 15, 2018  |  Watch Recorded Event
Preparing yourself and other faculty for rank advancement and pursuit of tenure is no small task. This session will give you insider tips and tricks to help you navigate the P&T process and achieve success.

Becoming a Better Mentor

April 11, 2018  |  Watch Recorded Event
Being an effective mentor is much more difficult than people think. Dr. Jennifer Larsen explains the steps you can take to improve your skills so the experience is better for both you and your mentee. 

What can the National Research Mentoring Network do for you?

April 11, 2018  |  Watch Recorded Event
Dr. Melissa McDaniels of Michigan State University demonstrates all the benefits enjoyed by participants of the NRMN and its programs. Become a part of the network and help to develop the career goals of others, as well as your own! 

Key Components for Mentoring for Clinical & Behavioral Research

May 17, 2018  |  Watch Recorded Event
Mentoring is no small task — and mentoring scholars working in the diverse areas of clinical and behavioral research comes with its unique circumstances and challenges. Dr. Lani (Chi Chi) Zimmerman will explain ways to help align expectations, assess understanding, address equity and inclusion, foster independence, and more.

Building a Department Mentoring Program for New Faculty

March 14, 2018  |  Watch Recorded Event
Having a mentor is pivotal to help new faculty members grow in their career. But many new faculty may not even know where to start to find a mentor – that's where an established mentoring program comes in. In this session, Dr. Shannon Boerner explains the steps you can take to create a mentoring program for new faculty, as well as key success strategies.

How to Be a Better Mentee?

April 23, 2019  |  Watch Recorded Event
Dr. Rowen K. Zetterman will explain the role of a mentee and what you can do to make the mentoring process go smoothly.

Coach, Mentor, Advisor, Friend: Action Planning for Career Accelerators

May 21, 2019  |  Watch Recorded Event
Dr. Linda M. Love and Dr. Kari Simonsen will outline the roles needed to make sure you advance your career.

Don’t Let Them Walk the Plank: Strategies for Effective Onboarding

June 13, 2019  |  Watch Recorded Event
Dr. Vicki L. Kennel discusses the importance of onboarding effectively and offers strategies to make sure you succeed.