• Apply To Be A Girls In Research Mentor

     

    For Research Scholar, we are currently accepting mentors who are terminal degree candidates or holders in their respective fields. All of our Research Scholar mentors must have studied or are currently studying at a top 10 global university in the US or UK. The majority of our mentors are from the Ivy League and Oxbridge.

     

    For App-Builder, all of our App-Builder mentors must have accomplished technical backgrounds and be able to demostrate relevant experience. The majority of our mentors have studied or are currently studying at a top 10 global university in the UK or the US.

     

    Our compensation is highly competitive for all of our mentors for Research Scholar and App-Builder.

  • Mentor Application and Onboarding Process

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    Mentor Application

    Submit your application online!

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    Conditional Mentor Acceptance

    If accepted as our mentor, you will receive a conditional offer, which means that after successfully completing your training—reading our online modules, assessment quiz, and mock mentor session—you will have finished the interview and onboarding process.
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    Online Module and Assessment Quiz

    Learn About Girls In Research—our programs, curriculum, mentoring methodology, and culture! This includes what to expect as a mentor, a quick assessment quiz to ensure you have a solid grasp of our foundations, and instructions for your mock mentor session.
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    Mock Mentor Session

    For your onboarding process, you will have a 20-minute mock mentor session with a Girls In Research staff member who will act as your "mentee" for the session. Please treat this session as you would an official mentoring session and as practical mentor training.
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    Onboarding Checklist

    Join our online portals, complete your onboarding checklist (such as signing up to get paid), read through your mentoring guidelines, and get ready to mentor!

  • Accepting Mentors In the Following Fields for Research Scholar and App-Builder

     If your subject is not listed or if you hold a terminal degree that is not listed, we still highly encourage you to apply. Note: we accept mentors of all genders.

    Research Scholar: Applied Arts and Design Track

    M.Arch, M.F.A, Ph.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    Architecture
    Creative Writing (Fiction)
    Creative Writing (NonFiction)
    Creative Writing (Playwriting)
    Creative Writing (Poetry)
    Creative Writing (Screenwriting)
    Fashion Design
    Graphic Design
    Industrial Design
    Interior Design
    Journalism (Broadcasting)
    Journalism (Digital Media)
    Journalism (Public Relations)
    Landscape Architecture
    Performing Arts (Dance)
    Performing Arts (Music)
    Performing Arts (Theater)
    Product Design
    Urban Design
    Urban Planning
    Visual Arts (Drawing)
    Visual Arts (Film and Video)
    Visual Arts (Painting)
    Visual Arts (Photography)
    Visual Arts (Printmaking)
    Visual Arts (Sculpture)

    Research Scholar: Business and Finance Track

    M.B.A, Ph.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    Branding and Positioning
    Business Ethics and Corporate Responsibility
    Business Model Innovation
    Business Strategy and Planning
    Corporate Finance
    Customer Acquisition and Retention
    Entrepreneurial Leadership
    Exit Strategies and Mergers/Acquisitions
    Financial Modeling and Forecasting
    Financial Statement Analysis
    Funding and Financing Options
    Growth Hacking and Rapid Scaling
    Innovation and Creativity in Business
    International Expansion and Global Markets
    Legal Aspects of Business
    Market Analysis and Research
    Negotiation Skills
    Operations Management
    Pricing Strategy and Optimization
    Product Development and Management
    Risk Management and Mitigation
    Sales and Marketing Strategies
    Social Entrepreneurship
    Startup Fundamentals
    Strategic Partnerships and Alliances
    Venture Capital and Angel Investment

    Research Scholar: Humanities Track

    PH.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    African Studies
    American Studies
    Arctic Studies
    Art Criticism
    Art History
    Asian Studies
    Caribbean Studies
    Classical Studies
    Comparative Literature
    Cultural Studies
    European Studies
    Film Studies
    Folklore and Mythology
    Foreign Languages
    Gender and Sexuality Studies
    History of Architecture
    Latin American Studies
    Musicology
    Oceanic Studies
    Philosophy and Ethics
    Philosophy of Mind
    Postcolonial Studies
    Religious Studies
    Renaissance Studies
    Slavic Studies
    Theater and Performance Studies
    World History

    Research Scholar: Natural Sciences Track

    PH.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    Astronomy
    Astrophysics
    Biochemistry
    Biology
    Biophysics
    Botany
    Cell Biology
    Chemistry
    Ecology
    Environmental Science
    Genetics
    Geology
    Geophysics
    Immunology
    Marine Biology
    Mathematics
    Medical Sciences
    Microbiology
    Neuroscience
    Oceanography
    Oncology
    Paleontology
    Pharmacology
    Physics
    Statistics
    Zoology

     

    Research Scholar: Social Sciences Track

    PH.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    Anthropology
    Archaeology
    Criminology
    Cultural Anthropology
    Demography
    Developmental Psychology
    Economic Geography
    Economics
    Educational Psychology
    Ethnography
    Gender Studies
    Geography
    History
    International Relations
    Law
    Linguistic Anthropology
    Linguistics
    Material Anthropology
    Media Studies
    Political Science
    Psychology
    Public Policy
    Social Psychology
    Social Work
    Sociology
    Urban Studies

     

    Research Scholar: Tech Track

    PH.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    Artificial Intelligence
    Augmented Reality
    Biomedical Engineering
    Civil Engineering
    Cloud Computing
    Computer Science
    Computer Vision
    Cryptography
    Cybersecurity
    Data Science
    Data Visualization
    Digital Signal Processing
    Electrical Engineering
    Embedded Systems
    Game Development
    Human-Computer Interaction
    Information Technology
    Machine Learning
    Mechanical Engineering
    Mobile App Development
    Nanotechnology
    Network Engineering
    Quantum Computing
    Robotics
    Software Engineering
    Web Development

    App-Builder

    B.S, M.S, Ph.D Degree Candidate or Degree Holder:

    Artificial Intelligence

    Cloud Computing

    Computer Science

    Computer Vision

    Data Science

    Digital Signal Processing

    Embedded Systems

    Game Development

    Human-Computer Interaction

    Information Technology

    Machine Learning

    Mobile App Development

    Nanotechnology

    Network Engineering

    Quantum Computing

    Software Engineering

    Web Development

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