Student and postdoc onboarding checklist for faculty

Graduate students and postdocs:

  • Ask the student/postdoc to register with NEWT through this form.

  • Ask the student/postdoc to review the quick introduction to NEWT online.

  • Review and sign NEWT’s memorandum of understanding (MOU). This is sent to you automatically from SIGNNOW for Master’s and Ph.D. students. The MOU has to be signed once a year

  • Ask the student/postdoc to develop an Individual Development Plan (IDP) and discuss it with you. Review and revise the IDP with the student/postdoc every year.

  • Let the student/postdoc know about the Monday all-hands meetings, the science seminars, regular thrust/project meetings they should attend, and the NEWT core course.

Undergraduate researchers:

  • Ask the student to register with NEWT through this form.

  • Ask the student to review the quick introduction to NEWT online.

  • Let the student know about the Monday all-hands meetings, the science seminars, and regular thrust/project meetings they should attend.