Getting the Most out of Your Mentoring Relationships

Getting the Most out of Your Mentoring Relationships

Professional Growth Channel

The relationship between a mentor and mentee can define careers. Join Dr. Donna Dean as she covers critical aspects of mentoring from the perspective of both the mentee and the mentor.  The presentation will address the responsibilities, perils, and pitfalls that mentors and mentees must consider in assuring that the mentee’s needs are effectively addressed.



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What You Will Learn

  • Preparing for potential mentoring experiences
  • Focusing on the most critical concerns for effective mentoring
  • Developing action steps and agreement on desired outcomes
  • And much more…


Webinar Details

Date: Thursday, November 7, 2013

Time: 2:00-3:00 pm ET

Fee: Free


Meet Your Experts

During her 27 year career at the National Institutes of Health, Dr. Donna Dean held positions in the grants peer review system, was senior scientific advisor to three NIH Directors, and the founding/acting Director of the National Institute of Biomedical Imaging and Bioengineering. Since 2010, she has focused on career enhancement, leadership development, and mentoring strategies for individuals and organizations. She holds a BA in chemistry from Berea College and PhD in biochemistry from Duke University.



Dr. David Harwell is the Assistant Director for Career Management and Development at ACS. In his job, he works with chemical professionals throughout their careers. He is a chemist by training and a career counselor by profession. Before joining the staff of ACS Dave was a faculty member at the University of Hawaii focusing on silicon nanoparticles and supramolecular structures.

The Fine Print

ACS Webinars® does not endorse any products or services. The views expressed in this presentation are those of the presenters and do not necessarily reflect the views or policies of the American Chemical Society.

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