Mastering Mentorship: How To Get And Keep The Many Mentors You Need Today To Be A Powerhouse Professor In Your Field Tomorrow

Do you HAVE a mentor?

Does your mentor LISTEN to you?

Is your mentor consistently LEARNING new and better methods to support and direct you?

Does your mentor have a "BIG PICTURE" view of the world?

According to an article by Management Mentors*,
these and other traits or habits are vital
to being a successful mentor.

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This initiative is sponsored by the Critical Examinations of Race, Ethnicity, Class, and Gender in Education SIG of the American Educational Research Association. Dr. Norvella Carter, SIG Chair. Dr. Malik Henfield, SIG Program Chair.

About Dr. Jeanine Staples

I'm an Associate Professor of Literacy and Language, African American Studies, and Women’s, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at The Pennsylvania State University. I focus on dismantling supremacist patriarchies through research, teaching, and coaching. As a sociocultural literacist, I work to understand personal and public voices and stories to solve personal and public problems. I do this by researching the evolutionary nature and function of literacies and texts through the discourses of narrative research. My work exposes impetuses for various personal and social ills such as racism, sexism, and ableism.

I love to mediate way before dawn, work out like a soldier, and shop alone. I prefer rum to wine, jeans to skirts, and like my heels sky high (except when I'm wearing cowboy boots). Every year I ask my stylist to cornrow and bead my hair in homage to Patrice Rushen and Stevie Wonder (if you know of these artists and understand why demonstrating embodied respect for them is important, we can probably be friends). I believe in ghosts, fairies, and hobbits (for real). Musically, I vibe to old school everything (hip hop, R&B, jazz, rock, and classical) and especially dig Hildegard von Bingen. I trust children a little bit more than adults, respect teens for their fearlessness, admire elders for their tenacity, and occasionally prefer the company of dogs to people. I'm really getting into interior design and have a penchant for acquiring east coast real estate. I'm also a survivor of multiple terrors in love.

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