Entering Mentoring: Articulating Your Mentoring Philosophy and Plan

Tuesday, July 28, 2020
2:00 PM - 3:15 PM


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The webinar starts at 2:00 p.m. and we kindly request participants to enter the webinar at least 15 minutes prior to the start time and no later than 2:05 p.m. 
Entering Mentoring: Articulating Your Mentoring Philosophy and Plan is a webinar ONLY – please do not come to the CTE offices.

Reflecting upon your mentoring relationships is a vital part of becoming a more effective mentor. This is especially important immediately following a mentor-mentee training sequence like Entering Mentoring as it allows you to consider how to implement changes in your mentoring practice based on the training you have received. The ability and practice of reflecting on your mentoring at regular intervals is strongly encouraged.


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Michael Matthews
Senior Associate Dean
College of Engineering and Computing

Michael Matthews is Professor of Chemical Engineering, Senior Associate Dean for Research and Graduate Programs, and Vice Dean of the College of Engineering & Computing at the University of South Carolina. He received his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University in 1986 and joined the University of South Carolina in 1994. As Associate Dean he instituted and directs the college’s Principal Investigator Academy for new faculty. Mike instituted the Professional Development and Ethics sequence in the college and still is the primary instructor. He was named as one of five recipients of the Sloan Faculty Mentor of the Year from The Compact for Faculty Diversity in 2011 and is recognized as a Trained Facilitator in the Entering Mentoring curriculum of the NSF INCLUDES Aspire Alliance.

Jack Turner
Director of Faculty and Education Enhancement
College of Engineering and Computing

Jack Turner is Director of Faculty and Educational Enhancement in the College of Engineering and Computing. He received his PhD from the University of Wales, Lampeter in 2011. He has served the University of South Carolina previously as Director of Testing and Coordinator for the Information Literacy program (LIBR 101) where he has mentored multiple faculty and staff in improving their teaching and leadership. Before joining the University, Turner held certification as a FEMA Emergency Manager and as a FEMA Master Trainer, and is currently a Trained Facilitator for the Entering Mentoring companion sequence for graduate mentees, Entering Research.