Supervisors & Mentors

Meeting mentors and finding a great supervisor for your thesis is a very personal undertaking so we encourage potential PhD candidates to contact us directly to discuss potential pathways for meeting future supervisors or mentors.

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The Melbourne Centre for the Study of Higher Education has produced resources for teaching. Although these resources are targeted towards staff, such as supervisors, we encourage students and candidates to review them as they can also be useful for determining if someone you are considering may be a good supervisor.

Nine Principles Guiding Teaching and Learning

Eleven practices of effective postgraduate supervisors

Other resources