Mentoring and Career Development

Chairperson:
Lakshmi Devi
Purpose:
The mission of the Committee on Career Development and Mentoring is to provide mentoring and career development sessions and services to ASPET members, especially the young scientists. The charge to the committee is to: Organize and execute the Graduate Student 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 for the minority graduate student posters at EB for the Dolores Shockley Award; Participate and assist in the Diversity Mentoring Breakfast at the annual meeting; Assist with the WIP Networking Walk at EB; and Establish and maintain a mentoring program for ASPETís young scientists.