World Federation of Science Journalists

A Guide to Peer-to-Peer Mentorship in Science Journalism

A Guide to Peer to Peer Mentorship in Science Journalism: Lessons from the SjCOOP Project is a 57 page book written by Professor Kathryn O'Hara, CTV Chair in Science Broadcast Journalism at Carleton University, Ottawa. The Guide covers key aspects of mentoring, from the selection of mentees and mentors, all the way to their evaluation, and including guidance on the training of the mentors and etiquette for first encounter between mentor and mentee. All this in the context of science journalism training.

Copyright: 2009, World Federation of Science Journalists (WFSJ)