Committee on Science, Engineering, and Public Policy. On Being A Scientist: A Guide to Responsible Conduct in Research, Third Edition. Chapter on Advising and Mentoring. Washington, DC: National Academy Press, 2009.

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  • A Change of Plans
    Discussion Points

    • Description: Explores responsibilities of mentors and mentees.


    Steneck NH. ORI: Introduction to the Responsible Conduct of Research, Chapter 7: Mentor and Trainee Responsibilities. U.S. Department of Health and Human Services.


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  • The Mentoring Review Committee

    • Description: Explores how to determine the strengths and weaknesses of a mentoring program.


    Macrina, FL. Scientific Integrity: Text and Cases in Responsible Conduct of Research, 4th edition. Chapter 3: Mentoring. Washington, DC: ASM Press, 2014.


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  • Survey 3: Mentoring

    • Description: Explores the responsibilities of mentoring.