University Wide Mentoring Program

What is a University Mentor?

In progress.

What is the difference between a Mentor and a Supermentor?

In progress.

What do I need to do to request a mentor?

It is simple! Contact Diana Ashe at

Mentor Resources

Useful readings:

Bain, K. (2004). What the best college teachers do. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press.

Bland, C.J., Tayler, A.L., Shollen, S.L., Weber-main, A.M., & Mulcahy, P.A. (2009). Faculty success through mentoring: A guide for mentors, mentees, and leaders. Lanham, MD: Rowman & littlefield Publishers, Inc.

Boice, R. (2000). Advice for new faculty members: Nihil nimus. Needham Heights, MA: Allyn and Bacon.

Coiner, C. & George, D.H. (1998). The family track: Keeping your faculties while you mentor, nurture, teach, and serve. Urbana and Chicago, IL: University of Illinois Press.

Gillespie, K.J., & Roberston, D.L. (2010). A guide to faculty development. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Lucas, C.J. & Murry, Jr., J.W. (2011). New faculty: A practical guide for academic beginners. New York, NY: Palgrave Macmillan.

Nakamura, J. & Shernoff, D.J. (2009). Good mentoring: Fostering excellent practice in higher education. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Schoenfeld, A.C. & Magnan, R. (2004). Mentor in a manual: Climbing the academic ladder to tenure. Madison, WI: Atwood Publishing.

Zachary, L.J. & Fischler, L.A. (2009). The mentees guide: Making mentoring work for you. San Francisco, CA: Jossey-Bass.

Would you like to be a mentor?

Contact Diana Ashe at

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