Posts tagged 'mentors'

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Lab Intern... From An Intern’s Perspective

How To Get The Most Out Of Your Lab Intern... From An Intern’s Perspective

With the right planning and preparation, a lab intern can be a truly valuable asset. Here, Joris Van Meenen from the University of Antwerp shares his practical tips on how you can get the most from your intern, whilst ensuring that both your new recruit and the lab reap the rewards!

The Importance of Mentoring in Science & Tips for New Mentors

The Importance of Mentoring in Science & Tips for New Mentors

Many of us are asked to mentor someone in the lab - but do you know what's involved, and do you have the right skills? Read this article, by our fabulous guest blogger Dr Maria Velasco - she shares her experience on the value of mentoring, together with some top tips for first timers...

Why Scientists Need Great Mentors

Why Scientists Need Great Mentors

Why are mentors important for scientists? What makes a great one? Read this illuminating article by our inspiring guest blogger Stuart Maudsley, Group Leader of the Translational Neurobiology Group and Adjunct Department Director of the VIB Center for Molecular Neurology at the University of Antwerp.