Being a supervisor

According to professors at McGill, supervision is…

Highlights of this section

The Roles and responsibilities subsection, which covers clarifying expectations and planning for success, can help supervisors prevent and solve problems.

The Interacting with supervisees subsection provides information on the supervisory styles that best reduce times to completion, and it identifies which kinds of feedback supervisees want.

If you want to learn about self-assessment and other strategies, or about quality assurance in the Quebec context, see the Improving the supervisory practice subsection.