School of

Graduate Studies

School of

Graduate Studies


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Graduate Supervision

Working closely with a supervisor in the development of a research project is an integral part of most degrees. Queen's offers several resources to help you manage this important relationship.

School of Graduate Studies 

Guide to Graduate Supervision (467KB) - Offers graduate students, faculty, and other departmental members the guidelines needed to foster productive working relationships between supervisors and graduate students.

Health Counselling & Disability Services

How to Make the Most Out of Your Supervisory Relationship:Advice from Supervisors & Students (2.12MB) Advice for Graduate Students

Fostering Strong Supervisory Relationships:How can Supervisors Assist (2.5MB) - Advice for New Supervisors

Peer Support Groups

SGPS Student Advisors -

The Student Advisors offer advice and advocacy services to graduate and professional students on issues concerning their well-being while here at Queen's. In addition, the advisors act as an effective referral service for issues and needs that fall outside of their jurisdiction or expertise.

HCDS Peer Mentoring -

Peer Mentors are students who have been trained to teach important academic survival skills to other students through a Mentoring process.