Rutgers Department of Physics & Astronomy

Seminar In Graduate Mentoring in Astronomy and Physics (SIGMA-P)
Spring 2017

SIGMA-P seminars are held from 5:00-6:00 PM on Thursdays in room 385E; all postdocs and graduate students are welcome to attend. Those who attend 8 out of 10 seminars will receive a Certificate of Training in Physics Mentorship. The seminar series uses materials provided by the American Physical Society and is organized by Andrew Baker.



January 26
Project design
Baker
February 2
Expectations (reading is here)
Monahan
February 16
Communication
Baker
February 23
Understanding
Baker
March 2
Independence
Baker
March 9
Mentoring challenges
Baker
March 23
Ethics
Baker
April 6
Addressing diversity
Baker
April 13
Elements of good mentoring
Baker
April 27
Developing a mentoring philosophy
Baker + Cizewski



Additional resources:

  • DELTA-P seminar series from fall 2016
  • Information for students with disabilities (Please contact the organizers if there are any ways we can make it easier for you to participate.)
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    Page maintained by Andrew Baker (ajbaker [at] physics.rutgers.edu), who ripped off Ryan Brennan's code for the DELTA-P page.