Deakin Research

Mentoring References and Resources

Practical Guides

Bonetta, Laura (ed) (2006) Making the Right Moves: A Practical Guide to Scientific Management for Postdocs and New Faculty. Burroughs Wellcome Fund and the Howard Hughes Medical Institute, USA.

Handelsman, Jo (ed). (2005) Entering Mentoring: A Seminar to Train a New Generation of Scientists. The Wisconsin Program for Scientific Teaching, USA.

Johnson, W.Brad (2007) On Being a Mentor: A Guide for Higher Education Faculty. Lawrence Erlbaum Associates, New Jersey.

Rolfe-Flett, Ann. (1998) Developing Your Mentoring Skills. Synergetic Management, NSW.

Tovey, Michael D. (1999) Mentoring in the Workplace: A Guide for Mentors and Managers. Prentice Hall, Australia.

Watts, Linda. (1996) A Guide to Mentoring. Australian National Training Authority.

Zachary, L.J. (2009) The Mentee’s Guide: Making Mentoring Work for You. Jossey-Bass, San Francisco.

Zachary, L.J. (2000) The Mentor’s Guide: Facilitating Effective Learning. Jossey-Bass, San Francisco.


Mentoring Works:

APESMA Mentors

Mentors Forum:

The National Mentoring Partnership:

Research on Mentoring

Bland, Carole J. et al. (2009) Faculty Success Through Mentoring: A Guide for Mentors, Mentees, and Leaders. Rowman & Littlefield Education, United Kingdom.

Gardiner, M. et al. (2007) “Show me the money! An empirical analysis of mentoring outcomes for women in academia” in Higher Education Research and Development, 26 (4), 425-442.

Gardiner, M. (2005) “Making a difference: Flinders University Mentoring Scheme for Early Career Women Researchers. Seven years on...” Report, Staff Development and Training Unit, Flinders University.

Girves, J., Zepeda, Y, and Gwathmey, J. “Mentoring in a post-affirmative action world” in Journal of Social Issues, 61 (3), 449-479.

Janasz, Suzanne and Sullivan, Sherry E. (2004) “Multiple mentoring in academe: Developing the professional network” in Journal of Vocational Behaviour,64, 263-283.

Mathews, P. (2003) “Academic mentoring: Enhancing the use of scarce resources” in Educational Management and Administration, 31 (3), 313-334.

McElrath, Karen. (1990) “Standing in the shadows: Academic mentoring in criminology” in Journal of Criminal Justice Education, 1 (2), 135-151.

Quinlan, Kathleen M. (1999) “Enhancing mentoring and networking of junior academic womenL what, why, and how?” In Journal of Higher Education Policy and Management, 21 (1), 31-42.

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