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New Negotiation, Conflict & Mediation Research and Activity
Speaking Truths Panel: This panel explores housing disparities that have allowed for the continuation and proliferation of subpar housing that disproportionally affects minority groups in Omaha. Moderated by Kristin Watt, graduate student at Creighton University's Negotiation and Conflict Resolution program.
How do parties decide? In this article, winner of the AALS Section on ADR's Best Article of 2018 award, Donna Shestowsky explores how litigants make their decisions as to which dispute resolution process to choose.
New Book - The Bartering Mindset: Many people find it hard to negotiate integratively because they see negotiations as monetary transactions. In this book, Brian Gunia urges negotiators to redefine negotiations and relate to them as bartering trades instead.
New Book - Nordic Mediation Research: Edited by Anna Nylund, Kaijus Ervasti, and Lin Adrian, this book presents twelve unique studies on mediation from researchers in Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. The book is open access, and can be read in its entirety here.
Restorative Justice: The new issue of Conflict Resolution Quarterly, the peer-reviewed journal of the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR), focuses on school-based applications of restorative justice. (The issue is open to read and download for free).
Jobs, Conferences, Competitions, Research Participation and Grant Opportunities
Conflict Transformation Art Contest: The Harvard Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program Art Award invites original works of visual art that reflect on conflict transformation. We are interested in art that speaks to the possibilities of overcoming divides and finding connection. Entries should be directly responsive to themes of community-building, peace-building, and conflict transformation. Submissions due by June 1st.
Appreciating our Legacy and Engaging the Future: An International Conference for Dispute Resolution Teachers, Scholars, and Leaders: This landmark conference will bring together leading dispute resolution teachers, scholars and leaders of educational programs to compare perspectives on four decades of change in managing and resolving conflict and the challenges and opportunities that we face, now and in the future. The conference will be held on June 18th-19th at Pepperdine University in Malibu, California. Details and registration information are available here.
The 2019 International Forum on ODR will be hosted by the National Center for State Courts on October 29-30, 2019 in Williamsburg, Virginia, USA. See the call for papers here.
The Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) will be holding its annual conference on September 18-21, 2019. See the conference's call for proposals here.
The Administrative Office of the Nebraska Courts is accepting applications for a Dispute Resolution Coordinator.
The Secretariat of the ICC International Court of Arbitration is currently recruiting a Deputy Counsel for one of its case management teams for a team dealing principally with common law jurisdictions.
Harvard's Negotiation and Mediation Clinical Program seeks a Clinical Fellow. See details here.
The International Ombudsman Association (IOA) seeks an Executive Director.
During the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) 2015 Annual Conference in Reno, Nevada from October 7 to October 10, ACR members can participate in a FREE 1-hour “Introduction to Online Mediation” webinar presented by Giuseppe Leone, founder of…Continue
Landlords, tenants, consumers, merchants, homeowners, contractors who live in Franklin County, Ohio are lucky. If they have a dispute, they can now settle it in small claims court, but without having to go to court: online, on their own time, from…Continue
In 2017 the Ohio State Bar Association recognized the Franklin County Municipal Court (FCMC) for Judicial Innovation for its Online Dispute Resolution (ODR) program for helping people settle small claims disputes.Thursday, January 18, 2018 at 2:00pm…Continue
Online Mediation: Turning Mediators' Initial Skepticism Into Enthusiasm Conflict Intervention Service (CIS) https://goo.gl/YBwTq8 is a grant funded project of the City and County of San Francisco in partnership…Continue
Integrative Mediation (IM) is a pioneering approach to conflict resolution that pairs a conflict resolution professional with a psychotherapist or mental health professional to address all aspects of a dispute: legal, financial, psychological -- and…Continue
Giuseppe Leone, founder of Virtual Mediation Lab, a project sponsored by the Association for Conflict Resolution Hawaii Chapter, believes that online mediation offers two important benefits.First, it can be very useful for resolving disputes when…Continue
Tuesday, September 26, 2017 Michael Lang and Susan Terry will present a 75-min free webinar on reflective practice for mediators, which is titled “Why Do I Make The Choices I Do? Reflective Practice for Mediators – The Artful Mastery of Mediation”…Continue
On August 2, 2017 Suzanne Ghais Ph.D. presented a free 1-hour webinar sponsored by the Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) International Section. ACR is a professional organization dedicated to enhancing the practice and public understanding…Continue
Many have been calling for peace processes to be more inclusive, particularly of civil society. How this helps promote peace—and how mediators and peacebuilders can help—has been less clear.In this webinar, which is hosted by Virtual Mediation Lab…Continue
On July 12, 2017 a large group of HR professionals and workplace mediators from around the world participated in Should HR Professionals Mediate Internal Workplace Disputes?, a 1-hour webinar hosted by Virtual Mediation Lab and sponsored by…Continue
The Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Program, a part of the Department of Interdisciplinary Studies in Creighton University's Graduate School, provides an interdisciplinary program leading to master's degrees and graduate certificates in negotiation and dispute resolution for students from a variety of fields as well as mid-career professionals.