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Mentoring Scheme

The aims of our Women in Sport and Exercise Academic Network mentoring scheme are:

Mentee benefits:

Receive encouragement, practical advice and support to achieve goals


Learn to think critically and challenge your assumptions


Increase your social and academic confidence


Gain a different perspective and be challenged based on mentor experience


Enhance your career and professional development


Mentor benefits:


Reinforce your own skills and knowledge of your subject and share this with others


Develop leadership and management qualities


Develop wider professional relationships


Gain satisfaction from being able to encourage and guide others


Continue with your own professional development


To connect experienced researchers with talented individuals who want to develop their research skills


To provide a platform to share knowledge, skills and experience


To promote personal and professional development

If you would like further information about the mentoring scheme please contact:

Dr Rachael Bullingham:

WiSEAN Mentoring Scheme Guidance

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