This active learning workshop for PhD students, Postdoctoral Fellows and Faculty will use techniques and case study discussions in breakout sessions to teach tools and skills to better mentor undergraduate students in a research setting.  Attendees will also reflect upon approaches they would use to mentor trainees and employees when they are running a lab or research group in the future. An opportunity to earn a Microbadge in Mentoring Undergrads is available for those who wish to follow up with additional activities. 

Two Dates Available:

In-Person Option:
Tuesday, April 25, 2023
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Clinical Academic Building
Conference Room 3403
Lunch will be served. Deadline to register 4/15/2023

Virtual Option:
Friday, May 5, 2023
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Topics and interactive case studies led by Drs. Janet Alder, Evelyn Erenrich, and Xenia Morin from the National Research Mentoring Network (NRMN) and Entering Mentoring:

Managing student projects
Contract for undergrads
Aligning expectations
Dealing with anxiety
Cultural sensitivity
Assessing understanding
Promoting motivation

The workshop is offered by Rutgers SGS in collaboration with RUYES.