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RCR Forum: The Mentoring Relationship: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly (GS716.03)


Melissa Segal, LCSW, CEO of InterHuman Solutions

Nov. 4: RCR Forum: The Mentoring Relationship: The Good, The Bad, and the Ugly (GS716.03)

Do you ever question your role in your lab? Do you hesitate to address issues with your mentor? Do you wonder how to be successful during this step in your career? In this interactive session, learn how to navigate the mentoring relationship, including how to promote open communication, work more productively with your mentor, and get the most out of your training experience. Note: This workshop has reached capacity and registration is now closed.

Workshop size is limited to 25 participants to facilitate small group discussion. Because space is limited, please do not register unless you are sure you can attend. Zoom meeting details will be shared with confirmed registrants.

Melissa Segal, LCSW

Speaker: Melissa Segal, LCSW, is CEO of InterHuman Solutions and a licensed clinical social worker who has provided individual, couples, and family counseling; facilitated a variety of support and educational groups; and implemented professional development and training.

This event is part of the Mentoring and Communication Series co-sponsored by The Graduate School and the Office of Postdoctoral Services. Questions? Contact the professional development team at

Participation in this forum earns 2 RCR credits for graduate students, and participants are encouraged to actively engage with their cameras on during the session. Note that you will not receive credit if you arrive for this event late or leave early. For questions regarding RCR credit, contact Dr. Hugh Crumley, Assistant Dean for Academic Affairs, at


Communication, Core Competencies, Professional Development, Professionalism and Scholarly Integrity, Responsible Conduct of Research (RCR), Self Awareness, Teaching and Mentoring