Workshop on Supervising Graduate Students for New Faculty

Date & Time

Friday, 12 March 2021
10:00 to 11:30

Location

Zoom

Offered by

Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies
 
 

In this interactive session, we will share some key principles and practices for supervising graduate students (thesis students - e.g. MA, MSc, PhD), especially in the current context of Covid-19, and provide a range of strategies, cases, and resources.  Designed for new research stream faculty, but open to all interested faculty members.

Topics will include:

  • Principles and practices of excellent supervision and mentoring
  • Fostering communication and academic progress
  • Maintaining a sense of community
  • Addressing conflicts, issues and concerns
  • Resources available to support faculty and students

Please RSVP by March 8, 2021.  This session will be presented via Zoom and details will be provided with registration confirmation.

Presenters: Theresa Rogers, PhD, Associate Dean, with Brianne Howard, Director, Academic Support, Graduate and Postdoctoral Studies

Direct questions to Theresa Rogers theresa.rogers@ubc.ca