BioSciences ECR Research Summit - Keynote, July 2018

BECR Summit Keynote

From 'missing ingredient' to career accelerator: Everything you should know about sponsorship but never thought to ask

Dr Jennifer de Vries


What is the difference between mentoring and sponsorship?

How can early and mid-career researchers maximise being sponsored?

And how do research institutions and individuals build sponsorship practices that aid career development?

In this keynote presentation Dr Jennifer de Vries, an expert on organisation development, will cover these questions and more as she highlights the potential for sponsorship to shape research careers and provides practical tools and information to ensure that you are ‘sponsorship savvy’.

When: Friday 27th July 2018 9:30-10:40am
Where: Kenneth Myer Building Auditorium

Morning tea included!

Supported by:

BECR (BioSciences Early Career Researchers)

EMCRA - School of Biomedical Sciences

Hallmark Initiatives - CBRI, TTRI, MRI

Enquiries: asiebel@unimelb.edu.au