Faculty Toolkit

Use the following tools to strengthen your mentoring skills.

Mentoring a Student Researcher: Guides and Materials

UWF faculty are encouraged to use the following resources while mentoring student researchers. 

1. Designing a Research Project

2. How Do You Know if Mentees Understand

3. Mentor-Mentee Relationship

4. Planning Your First Research Meeting

5. UWF Research Compact Template

Poster Design Templates
Share this research poster template with your students. This will help them determine what and how much content to include in their poster.
Remind your students that a poster is a summary of your research or creative project. Posters should be visually engaging and academically sound. Your poster may include charts, tables, figures, footnotes, references and other supporting information.

Making a Poster

The following templates are available for use when designing your poster. This poster follows all UWF branding guidelines and is provided by Institutional Communications. 

Research Poster Template: Blue Horizontal


Research Poster Template: Blue Vertical


Research Poster Template: Green Horizontal


Research Poster Template: Green Vertical

Poster Presentation Tips and Examples

Poster Design: Tips for Creating a Successful Poster - University of West Florida, Library

OUR Presentation Practice and Feedback Sessions

Students can sign up for 30 minutes to practice their poster or oral presentation with a librarian. Please sign up for a timeslot by clicking here or contact Kellie Sparks (ksparks@uwf.edu) to schedule a time outside one of the pre-set times.