To find a good mentor, it is important to have a strong sense of self. You need to know who you are, and what kind of person you want to become…Both mentor and student need to respect one another’s time, honesty, and commitment to the relationship.
So you have it all done–salary, contract, even your office location. You might even have your teaching schedule lined up. What do you do now?
You’ve sent hundreds of applications, done the phone interviews, and gone on the campus visits. Now you have to decide.