Why mentoring matters, and how to get started

By Lizz Schumer, New York Times

My first desk had an inert hand grenade in one corner and a notebook in another.

As a public relations assistant to Kathy Hochul, the Erie County clerk at the time, my job was … Read the rest

Research Assistant Position: Help with research, evaluation, and training and technical assistance projects in the area of youth mentoring.

Screen Shot 2015-03-02 at 12.47.58 PMInnovation Research & Training (IRT), a behavioral science research firm, in Durham, North Carolina, seeks a full-time Research Assistant to work on qualitative and quantitative research projects, training and intervention development projects, and technical assistance projects in the field of Read the rest

Postdoctoral Research Associate Position with the National Mentoring Resource Center


A full-time Postdoctoral Research Associate position with an immediate (earliest feasible) start date is available to provide assistance with evidence translation and dissemination for the newly established and Federally-funded National Mentoring Resource Center. The postdoctoral research associate … Read the rest

AmeriCorps “Ambassador of Mentoring” position in the Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring


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The AmeriCorps Ambassador of Mentoring will serve as the Associate Editor of the Chronicle of Evidence-Based Mentoring and Research Intern at the Center for Evidence-Based Mentoring. In this capacity, the Ambassador will oversee all … Read the rest

Research Scientist Position at iRT

Research Scientist Position

innovation Research & Training (iRT), a behavioral science research firm, in Durham, North Carolina, seeks a full-time Research Scientist. iRT specializes in the development, evaluation, and dissemination of evidence-based prevention and intervention programs for youth.

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MENTOR seeks Director of Knowledge Management

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MENTOR is currently seeking a motivated individual with professional experience and a strong interest in the research and knowledge management functions of a national nonprofit organization. The Director of Knowledge Management will synthesize and analyze research from the

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