" The Power of Mentoring, and How Universities Can Confront Institutional Barriers Facing Junior Researchers of Color"
From the William T. Grant Foundation -

In this guide, tailored for decision makers and administrators who have a hand in shaping the professional climate at universities, authors Vivian Louie and Alicia Wilson-Ahlstrom foreground the need for collective responsibility in nurturing and sustaining strong mentoring relationships, and, critically, provide specific strategies and directions for those who might leverage the weight of institutions to foster lasting change.

2019 Yerby Fellowship - Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health 
Announcing the call for applications for the Yerby Fellowship Program, under the aegis of the Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health. This program is designed to increase diversity among individuals who wish to pursue academic careers in public health. Working closely with accomplished faculty mentors, Yerby Fellows gain experience and skills in areas critical to success in an academic environment, with emphasis on research, publication, and grant writing development. The Yerby Fellowship is an exceptional professional opportunity for applicants. The Fellowship seeks candidates whose research, teaching, and service will contribute to diversity and equal opportunity in academic public health. The program is particularly interested in scholars with the potential to bring to their research and teaching the critical perspective that comes from their understanding of the experiences of groups historically underrepresented in higher education. Candidates must have received a doctoral degree in a relevant field.

Apply here. The application deadline is  November 9, 2018 by 5:00 p.m .
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