OCN 750 Class #4: February 4Mentoring • Announcements & Assignments • Mentoring Discussion (break) • Guest speakers Any questions or comments? Michele?
Science Networking Events Fri5:30 pm (MSB) Feb 18 Doppler Radar Physiological Monitoring (Boric-Lubecke)Apr 15 Asbestos and Cancer (Hainang Yang) JJs Bistro Social/Dinner Hour @ 6pm; Talk @ 7pm
Announcements • Sign media waiver • Take lots of photos • Share notes on outreach tips? • Confidentiality • The “pass” option
Assignments Due today Submit project proposal Read “Adviser, Teacher, Role Model, Friend” Due 2/11 Readings on Diversity (class directory) • Group A (Laura, Deena, Lauren, Vanessa): “Are Emily & Greg more employable than Lakisha & Jamal?” Bertrand & Mullainathan 2003 • Group B (Whitney, Pavica, Hsin-I, Bonnie): “Science faculty’s subtle gender biases favor male students” Moss-Racusin et al. 2012 Due 2/18 Draft CV
Broader Impacts • Science Communication • Outreach • Diversity • Mentoring
Reflection • From a mentee’s perspective, reflect on a memorable experience that you had with a mentor. • What was it? • Why was it memorable?
Mentor’s Perspective • An undergraduate was hired to be an intern in your research group. Today is her first day, and you will be her mentor. • How would you approach her first day ?
Advice for New Mentors • Listen patiently • Build a relationship • Don’t abuse your authority • Nurture self-sufficiency • Establish “protected time” together • Share yourself • Provide introductions • Be constructive • Don’t be overbearing • Find your own mentors (From “Adviser, Teacher, Role Model, Friend)
Sharing Thoughts on Mentoring • Introductions: Share one thought on mentoring • Guest Speakers • Jeff Taylor Shimi Rii • HIGP Oceanography