Mentoring and Career Development

Chairperson:
Lakshmi Devi
Purpose:
The mission of the Mentoring and Career Development Committee is to provide mentoring and career development sessions and services to ASPET members, especially young scientists. The charge to the committee is to: Organize and execute the Graduate Student-Postdoctoral Colloquium on career development topics at the Annual Meeting; Plan other career development and mentoring activities as appropriate at the Annual Meeting; Nominate women and minorities for major ASPET and FASEB awards; Oversee judging of posters at the Annual Meeting for the Dolores C. Shockley Award for underrepresented groups; Organize the Diversity and Inclusion Breakfast at the Annual Meeting; and Establish and maintain a mentoring program for ASPET’s young scientists.