Trouble finding mentors on campus? Go online.


July 31, 2014

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The summer after my first year of graduate school, I took a trip to several East Coast cities. Having settled on a dissertation topic, I quickly realized there were few professors at my institution, the University of California at Berkeley, who shared my research subject. Hoping to find some mentors with similar scholarly interests, I packed my bags and headed east. I scoured cities from New York to D.C. with a brief stop in Philly in hopes of finding my intellectual Yoda. Continue reading this article on The Chronicle.

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One thought on “Trouble finding mentors on campus? Go online.

  1. I’m looking for a career and academic mentor to discuss my thinking, listen and share ideas and strategies and about a career and academic path in molecular imaging software, executive management and or law.

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