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Workshop: Encouraging Equity and Inclusion through Multi-Stage Mentoring
April 2, 2019 @ 9:00 am - 11:00 am
The Center for Faculty Excellence, Targeting Equity in Access to Mentoring (TEAM) ADVANCE and the Office of Postdoctoral Affairs will host Dr. Nina Lyon Bennett (PhD, University of Georgia) for a special workshop to promote equitable mentoring and faculty development at Carolina. Dr. Bennett is Director of Member Education and Research Delivery at EAB and she has a wealth of expertise in the areas of research enterprise growth, student affairs and student retention and success.
During her workshop, Dr. Bennett will emphasize the importance of best practices in mentoring, including building balanced, informed mentoring networks, creating clear definitions for mentor and mentee roles and communicating promotion and tenure requirements. Deans and senior leadership, department chairs, faculty development leaders and others who are invested in promoting equitable mentoring and faculty development at Carolina are encouraged to attend.
Doors open at 8:45 a.m. and the workshop begins at 9 a.m. Light refreshments will be provided.