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ADVANCE Faculty Mentoring Tutorial

Benefits for the Mentee

 

 

    • Individual recognition and encouragement
    • Informal feedback
    • Access to informal networks of communication
    • Advice in defining and achieving career goals
    • Advice on scholarship and teaching
    • Advice on balancing teaching, research, committee work and other responsibilities
    • Gaining an understanding of the culture of the institution
    • Gaining knowledge of procedures and inside information about the department, college, university
    • Gaining knowledge of the informal and formal rules for  advancement
    • Reduction of stress (psychosocial support)
    • Feeling welcomed and valued through the initiation of mentoring