Center for Faculty Innovation

Practice Your Mentoring Skills (Online Roundtable)

Mon, 2 Nov 2020 12:00 PM - 12:45 PM

We invite faculty peer mentors to mentor each other on:

  • Monday, 10/26 from 9-9:45 AM;
  • Friday, 10/30 from 4-4:45 PM;
  • Monday, 11/2 from 12-12:45 PM; or
  • Wednesday, 11/4 from 1-1:45 PM.

Register for any of these sessions using the link below.

Register here


Join fellow faculty peer mentors to practice your mentoring skills with another mentor and exchange mentoring experiences. We offer several Zoom sessions to help mentors practice deep listening skills, asking powerful (open-ended and thought-provoking) questions, and helping mentees set goals. Sessions are 45 minutes in length, which includes half an hour of 1-on-1 conversations.

Facilitators:

Faculty participants will make progress toward these program outcomes:

  • Developing deep listening skills; and
  • Developing the ability to ask good mentoring questions.

Faculty participants will make progress toward this career planning outcome:

  • Developing and fostering productive mentoring and networking relationships.

Our programs are intended for JMU faculty or staff only. If you are a student or administrator and would like to attend, please sign up and leave a note at the end of the survey.

We want this program to be welcoming, accessible, and inclusive for all of our participants. Please describe any considerations (e.g., disability, wellness, cultural, etc.) you want us to know about in the registration survey. You may also reach out to us personally at Tiffany Runion, runiontt@jmu.edu or (540)860-0524.

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