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Mentorship resources

Resources for interdisciplinary scholars who mentor others and who are looking for mentors for their own careers within and beyond the academy

Videos

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Working Well with Dissertation Committee Members and Graduate Advisors

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Building Your Professional Network and Community

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Fostering Intellectual Community in Your Academic Workplace

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Surviving Job Burnout in the Academy and Beyond

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How to Say No and Yes to Academic Service Requests

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Academic Politics for New and Contingent Faculty

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Articles

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How to Find a Good Mentor

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How to Be a Good Mentor

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How to Be a Good Mentee

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Networking and Informational Interviews

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Finding Non-Academic Mentors, Regardless of Your Career Path

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Mentoring Students Pursuing Non-Academic Careers

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How to Write a Letter of Recommendation

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How to Ask for a Letter of Recommendation

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Making Career Decisions in an Era of Uncertainty

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Academic Politics for New and Contingent Faculty

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Julia Jordan-Zachery on Helping Students Stay True to Who They Are

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Kate Drabinski on Helping Students Carve a Unique Path

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Terry K. Park on Mentoring through Careful Listening

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Cathy Hannabach on Helping Mentees Figure Out What They Really Want

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Podcast episodes

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Gayatri Gopinath on the Importance of Career Mentoring for Queer Faculty of Color

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Adeline Koh on Feminist Mentoring Beyond Academia

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Manuel Cuellar on the Value of Interdisciplinary Mentorship

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Francesca T. Royster on Feminist Mentoring for Youth of Color

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Lynn Comella on Mentoring Colleagues on Public Scholarship

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Tanisha C. Ford on Mentoring Black Studies Students on Diverse Careers

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Sara Bernstein on Mentoring Students through Online Office Hours

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