As a faculty mentor you may find various benefits to serving as a faculty mentor to one or more NYCCT students. You may know that approximately 30 percent of NYCCT full-time, tenure track faculty members currently serve as a faculty mentor. Below are some of the benefits we’ve heard our colleagues discuss about benefits of mentoring.
1. Passing on your knowledge and skills
2. Shared and mutual discovery with your students
3. Supporting your professional discipline
4. Applying for grants targeted to undergraduate institutions