What is the profile for an ideal mentor?


An ideal mentor has a strong technical background, typically PhD (in Data Science, Computer Science, Statistics, Social Science, or Public Policy) and several years of  industry experience. We want mentors to have real-world problem solving experience as well as experience in leading teams and working with students and industry partners. Basically, we're looking for experienced, smart, [...]

What is the profile for an ideal mentor?2018-01-30T19:18:04+00:00

Are mentor positions full-time or part-time?


Our priority is to have full-time mentors. These are paid, full-time positions. We welcome part-time volunteer mentors as well but need strong, full-time mentors for the Fellowship to be successful.

Are mentor positions full-time or part-time?2015-02-27T17:35:47+00:00

Are mentors paid?


Yes, full-time mentors are paid positions. Part-time mentors are volunteer positions and not paid.

Are mentors paid?2015-02-26T17:42:45+00:00

What is the role of mentors in the Fellowship?


Mentors are a critical component of the Fellowship. Each mentor leads (typically two) teams of Fellows and serves as a project lead and technical adviser. Mentors also help us design the activities over the summer and are an integral part of the organizing team.

What is the role of mentors in the Fellowship?2016-11-30T21:08:15+00:00