For Faculty Mentors

Below are some resources and best practices for mentors that can be adapted for personal use:

Faculty Mentoring Program (Keck School of Medicine of USC and the Children’s Hospital of Los Angeles)
Pages 5-7 outline the expectations for the mentor and mentee

Faculty Mentoring Paper Summary (USC’s Center for Excellence in Teaching)
Summary of a mentor’s responsibilities and overview of the mentoring process

Giving and Receiving Feedback: Helping Our Faculty and Trainees Reach Their Full Potential
Presentation from Dr. Charles Gomer, professor of pediatrics, former president of the Academic Senate, former president of the USC Mellon Mentoring Forum, and recipient of a Mellon Mentoring Award

Mentoring New Faculty in Teaching Excellence (USC’s Center for Excellence in Teaching)
Best practices and suggestions for helping faculty who are new to the classroom or want help improving their teaching skills

New Faculty Welcome
An online resource to help faculty new to USC get set-up and acclimated during their first few months.

Mentoring Guidelines from the USC Center for Excellence in Teaching