It's that time of year again! Have an awesome mentor? Want to win them an award? Now's the chance to do so! It is time for nominations for the Ed Kroeger Mentorship Award that awards an outstanding mentor during Research Days in June. It's easy! Just fill out the form and submit it by Monday, May 6th at 4:00pm!
You are welcome to nominate a mentor as an individual or submit a group nomination. In your nomination it is recommended to include how your mentor has provided research guidance and assistance and impact on their graduate students. As the key important part of being a mentor is to prepare their students for the outside world it would be good to include how their mentorship has influenced your preparation for career decision making.
The fully student-governed Ed Kroeger Mentorship Award acknowledges current professors who have exemplified excellence in graduate and professional teaching and have been portrayed as noteworthy mentors.Mentors, by the general sense are advisors, people with career experience willing to share their knowledge; supporters, people who give emotional and moral encouragement; tutors, people who give specific feedback on one’s performance; masters, employers to whom one is apprenticed; sponsors, sources of information in obtaining opportunities; models, of identity, generating mutual respect, trust, understanding and empathy.
The HSGSA outstanding Mentorship Award recognizes and rewards exemplary mentoring efforts to professors who strive to enhance students’ abilities and potential.In Honour of Dr. Ed Kroeger
Dr. Ed Kroeger has set an example of a great mentor by helping to provide an environment for students to reach their fullest potential, in supporting them with wisdom, guidance and patience, and for being an example to which we can aspire, as researchers and as people within our community.Nomination Deadline: Monday, May 6, 2013 at 4:00pm
For more information about the award, the nomination process and the eligibility please see the attached nomination form.
Name: Forough Khadem Email Address: firstname.lastname@example.org