Mentorship Program

The SfRBM Mentorship Program is organized and facilitated by the Professional Development Committee

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The Professional Development Committee is dedicated to helping young scientists advance their career and have more opportunities not only the industry but SfRBM, as well. Towards that, they have developed a mentoring program which matches young scientists with a mentor who is already established. The 2021 Mentorship Program will be begin on August 1 and will conclude on December 31. This program is open to ALL SfRBM members!

Benefits to Being a Mentor:

  • Exposure to new ideas and perspectives
  • Enhancement of leadership and coaching skills
  • Develop and retain talent within the Society
  • Creating a legacy

Benefits to Being a Mentee:

  • Real world insight
  • Exposure to new ideas, perspectives, learning experience and resources
  • Networking opportunities
  • Receive assistance with long-term career planning and direction

Things to Know:

  • Mentees must currently be a member in good standing of SfRBM
  • Mentees will read through the Mentor Profiles and fill out the Mentee Application, where they will identify their top choices for a Mentor. If deemed a good fit, SfRBM Staff will contact you with matches, and Mentor/Mentee will arrange their first meeting. Mentors and Mentees will establish when and how often to meet. Mentee Application deadline is July 19, 2021. 
  • Those interested in being a mentor can fill out the Mentor Application, and upon review will be added to the Mentor Profiles list. 
  • If interested in being a Mentee, please click here to view the Mentor Profiles

Mentorship Program Guidelines

Click here to see the Mentorship Program Guidelines that will assist you with your engagement with your mentor/mentee.