UW Undergraduate Research Program

<<< URP Home

Students in Research
See more URP photos!

URP Advising




Creative Commons License
The Undergraduate Research Program website, created by the Undergraduate Research Program at the University of Washington, is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-ShareAlike 3.0 Unported License.

Permissions beyond the scope of this license are available at exp.washington.edu/urp/about/rights.html

Information For Research Mentors

Mentoring Resources

  • Pfund, C., Pribbenow, C., Branchaw, J., Miller Lauffer, S., and Handelsman, J. (2006).The merits of training mentors, Science (311: 473-474). Download the full text Full Text. (Note: excellent article on benefits and challenges of diversity on pp. 71-81.)
  • Handelsman, J., Pfund, C., Miller Lauffer, S., and Pribbenow, C. (2005).Entering mentoring: A seminar to train a new generation of scientists.  The Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching, University of Wisconsin. Download the full text Full Text.
  • Keeling, S. (2003).Advising the millennial generation, NACADA Journal, 23 (1&2), 30-36.
  • MentorNet®: The E-Mentoring Network for Diversity in Engineering and Science E-Mentoring Network
  • National Academy of Sciences, National Academy of Engineering, and Institute of Medicine. (1997).Adviser, teacher, role model, friend: On being a mentor to students in science and engineering.Washington, D.C.: National Academy Press. Download the full text Full Text.