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IDP Forms

IDP Forms

Fellows' Career Development

IDP Forms

Fellows' Career Development

IDP Forms
Guidelines for Mentored Training at NIEHS

Guidelines for Mentored Training at NIEHS (134KB): This document lays a foundation of guidelines for mentored training at NIEHS, and explains responsibilities of both the mentee and mentor. It will be helpful to review this document as you begin developing your IDP.


Handbooks

NIEHS Individual Development Plan Initial Form (369KB): To foster early establishment of clear goals during a fellow’s time in residence at the NIEHS, the mentor and trainee should hold an initial meeting to communicate the expectations for the postdoctoral fellowship, establish a research plan and discuss long-term research and career goals.


Handbooks

NIEHS Individual Development Plan Renewal Form (28KB): Because IDPs are dynamic (living) documents, they should be renewed annually to celebrate trainees’ accomplishments and adjust priorities during the career planning process.


Handbooks

MyIDP: A free, online resource on the ScienceCareers website. This tool is written specifically for scientists to help them understand their skills, values and interests and how those align with potential career choices. A wealth of information can be found within this resource.

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