Mentoring Graduate Students

The Council of Graduate Schools offers several publications to assist graduate faculty mentors. Topics include: 

  • Research Student and Supervisor
  • Best Practices in Graduate Education for the Responsible Conduct of Research 
  • Setting Expectations and Resolving Conflicts in Graduate Education 
  • On the Right Track: A Manual for Research Mentors

Graduate programs might be interested in:

  • An Essential Guide to Graduate Admissions

The Graduate School has free copies on site (while they last) for any faculty mentor wishing to obtain booklets.

You may also visit the Council of Graduate Schools' (CGS) website to access additional materials. Faculty, administrators, and or staff members of a CGS institution member can create an account to view the publications. 

Purchase copies at the  Online Store.