FIRE PEER MENTORING PROGRAM

A leadership opportunity for students who complete the 3-semester FIRE experience to support incoming students through the research process.

What do FIRE Peer Mentors Do?

WORK CLOSELY WITH FACULTY ON RESEARCH & EDUCATION OUTCOMES 

ADVANCE THEIR LEADERSHIP SKILLS AND HELP TRAIN 

THEIR PEERS

Who should apply?

FIRE participating students who complete all 3 semesters of the FIRE experience are eligible for consideration.  We particularly seek students who have demonstrated a willingness to go above and beyond and seek to advance their leadership skills.

 

When and how do I apply?

All FIRE Semester 3 students will receive information about applying during the Fall 2020 semester.  Interested students should follow the instructions and meet the deadline for application submission.  Questions about the FIRE Peer Mentoring Program can be directed to Dr. Cristina Risco at crisco1@umd.edu.

University of Maryland

Office of the Senior Vice President and Provost

The First-Year Innovation & Research Experience

Dr. Patrick Killion

Director of Discovery-Based Learning

Email: pkillion@umd.edu

Tel: 301-405-0057