This project aims to understand the practices, purposes and effects of research mentoring for ECRs in universities in two different contexts (UK and Norway). It will establish the principles on which to build when developing a mentoring model specifically for ECRs as literature on research mentoring suggests ECRs have specific development needs and mentoring for ECRs has been identified has a gap in research.
This research commenced in June 2016 and will end in March 2017.
The aims of this research project are to:
This project is ongoing; output, findings and impact will be updated in due course.
Patricia Castanheira (Principal Investigator)Catherine Manning (Research Assistant)