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DOE Laboratories of the Future Workshop Series: Mentorship at the Laboratories Across all Career Levels and Types

Date: 
Tue, 01/25/2022 - 12:00 to 14:00 CST
Location: 
Register: https://science-doe.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_8RZ-cvQlRyiz8JPeK2m13A
Sponsor: 
DOE Office of Science
Type: 
Diversity in Energy Science

DOE Laboratories of the Future Workshop Series
Mentorship at the Laboratories Across all Career Levels and Types

Tuesday, January 25, 2022

1 PM to 3 PM ET

Link to register: https://science-doe.zoomgov.com/webinar/register/WN_8RZ-cvQlRyiz8JPeK2m13A

Purpose of Workshop: The next event in the DOE Laboratories of the Future (LOTF) workshop series will be focused on mentorship at the laboratories as a mechanism for creating successful environments and inclusive cultures across all career levels and types.

Panel speakers will address:

  • How can the laboratories encourage a culture of intentional, inclusive, and effective mentorship across all career levels and types?
  • What are the best practices, tools, and techniques for laboratory-based mentors?
  • What role can mentorship, including peer-mentorship, across all career levels and types play in creating inclusive environments and combating the effects of isolation?
  • What are the best ways to evaluate mentoring outcomes?
  • What are the innovative mentorship practices, including virtual mentorship, that can be implemented in a laboratory-based environment?

Panel Speakers

Dr. Jennifer Stanford,  Center for the Advancement of STEM Teaching and Learning Excellence – Importance of Mentorship in Effective and Inclusive STEM Education

Dr. Ann Quiroz Gates, University of Texas at El Paso – Developing the Next-Generation Researcher through Inclusive Excellence

Dr. Jeanita Pritchett, National Institute for Standards and Technology – How to Leverage Mentoring and Coaching to Cultivate an Inclusive Workplace

Dr. Melissa McDaniels, Center for the Improvement of Mentored Experiences in Research – Building Cultures of Inclusive Mentorship at National Laboratories

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DOE Laboratories of the Future Workshops are organized by the DOE Office of Science, Office of Strategic Planning and Interagency Coordination.  More information about these events can be found at https://science.osti.gov/Strategic-Planning-and-Interagency-Coordination/DOE-Laboratories-of-the-Future/LOTF-Workshops