APS April Meeting 2018

National Mentoring Community Workshop on “Promoting your Mentee’s Research Self-Efficacy”

Registration Fee $25

  • Includes appetizers and drinks Friday night

Registration Information

  • Register when you register for the meeting
  • Preregistration required as space is limited
  • If you have already registered for the meeting and are interested in adding this workshop to your registration, please email nmc@aps.org.

Gray Arrow Meeting Registration Information

Friday, April 15
5:30 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Marriott - Deer Valley I

Who Should Attend?
Faculty who are interested in learning more about effective mentoring practices, especially those with students who are underrepresented racial and ethnic minorities in physics.

Overview
This workshop will feature interactive discussions based on mentoring research and case studies. By the end of the workshop, participants will be able to (1) define self-efficacy and its four sources, (2) articulate their role in fostering mentees’ research self-efficacy, (3) identify signs of self-efficacy in relation to research related tasks, and (4) practice strategies for building mentees’ self-efficacy in research.

Dinner at a local restaurant will be organized for participants following the workshop (to be covered by attendees on their own).