In academia, having mentors, sponsors and champions for your work can make all the difference in navigating challenges and unlocking opportunities. This session will provide insights into identifying mentors and sponsors, fostering those relationships, and differentiating between the two. Guided by senior colleagues from multiple schools, attendees will identify strategies for creating lasting and impactful relationships to propel their academic careers forward. This session is intended for both early and mid-career faculty who are tenure track, teaching, research and practice.

Facilitators: Marlon Bailey, Seema Mukhi Dahlheimer, Lori Markson
Date: Tuesday, November 7, 2023
Time: 12 – 1:30 p.m.

Optional Learning Circles:
*all learning circles will take place over lunch from 12 – 1 p.m.

Friday, November 10
Friday, November 17

Early Career
Monday, December 4
Wednesday, December 6

Tuesday, November 28
Tuesday, December 12


Cultivating Mentors and Sponsors
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Friday, October 13, 2023 | Cultivating Mentors and Sponsors
TRP Learning Circles
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Early Career Learning Circles
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Mid-Career Learning Circles
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