What is IMNIS?
The Industry Mentoring Network in STEM (IMNIS) is a prestigious mentoring program connecting motivated PhD students in STEM and health with outstanding industry leaders over one year. Officially launched in 2015, IMNIS successfully paired 324 mentoring partnerships in 2018-19 and has hosted a series of valuable networking events.
With 95% of mentees agreeing that the overall mentoring experience was positive and successful, some of the specific benefits include:
- increased networking skills and networks with industry leaders and other students
- increased ability to engage and collaborate with industry
- enhanced skills and knowledge, particularly in communication, leadership and industry sector knowledge.
Whether you are thinking about a career in industry or want to collaborate with industry to create impact, IMNIS will support you to build the skills, knowledge and networks to achieve your goals.
IMNIS is not a job placement program. IMNIS is an opportunity to increase your understanding of industry, extend your professional skills and expand your network!