The Chair or Division Chief can help you to find mentors within your Department, the School, and the University. You may wish to select mentors for both your career development and advancement, as well as for your specific academic roles.  Some faculty have identified a mentor by attending the annual Speed Mentoring event and OFA can also assist you. 

Benefits of Mentorship for Mentors

Benefits of Mentorship for Mentee

  • Strengthens interpersonal relationship skills
  • Fulfillment and personal growth
  • Sharing best practices
  • Enhancing your CV
  • Learning about career opportunities
  • Helps define your professional goals
  • Enhances your professional network
  • Improve interpersonal relationship skills


Speed Mentoring 

This is a great opportunity for those who are interested in; increasing their salary, improving their CV or meeting face-to-face with mentors and senior faculty to discuss career advancement! 

Mentoring Resources

To determine strategies for working within your mentoring relationships, the sources below provide a number of specific strategies and tools for working with mentors and mentees: