December 5, 2023

Develop your research mentoring skills through self-paced, online courses.

Courses are free to people affiliated with the University of Minnesota and external users who create a guest account with the University.

  • Optimizing the Practice of Mentoring 101: For Research Mentors of Graduate Students, Fellows, and Early-Career Faculty
  • Defines different types of mentoring models that are applied in research settings.
  • Summarizes the roles and responsibilities of research mentors.
  • Outlines steps for navigating the core phases of a mentoring relationship.
  • Offers strategies for supporting mentees’ intellectual, professional, and psychosocial development.
  • Includes online activities designed to help address specific mentoring challenges.