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What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [What's Happening in Conflict Resolution is a roundup of the all the ADR news, research, jobs, events and more. Check it out, and view past versions [HERE]
New Negotiation, Conflict & Mediation Research and Activity
Syria, sure, but what's going on in Yemen? Why has the Syrian conflict garnered so much more media attention than the conflict in Yemen? What are the opportunities - and limitations - for using international law and international humanitarian law to discuss and analyze intervention? Global Responses to Conflict and Crisis in Syria and Yemen, a new book by Amanda Guidero of Creighton University's NCR program and Maia Carter Hallward of Kennesaw State University, addresses these questions and makes recommendations for improving the international community's response, and that of the media, to such conflicts.
Restorative Justice: Conflict Resolution Quarterly's latest issue is a Part I of a two-part series of Special Issues dedicated to Restorative Justice.
Negotiation, Conflict & ADR Teaching
The Stone Soup Project has compiled a wealth of material, ideas, and experience centered around the method of having negotiation and ADR students interview real-world process participants - lawyers, parties, and neutrals. Teaching negotiation or ADR this coming semester? This resource will provide you with everything you need to add a Stone Soup assignment to your syllabus.
Jobs, Conferences, Competitions, Research Participation and Grant Opportunities
The Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) is seeking a dynamic and creative Executive Director to lead and enhance the organization.
The British Columbia Civil Resolution Tribunal, an online tribunal charged with resolving certain types of claims in BC, is expanding to the field of motor vehicle injury disputes, and is hiring a vice-chair to lead this area (Canadian citizens / permanent residents only).
S.O.U.L (Sisters Organizing for Understanding & Leadership) Sisters Leadership Collective, a leadership development nonprofit that mobilizes vulnerable young women, femmes, and gender-nonconforming folks in NYC and Miami to interrupt cycles of poverty and violence, is seeking a Restorative Justice Circle co-keeper in NYC.
A Federal grant project proposal team seeks five mediators with an educational background in special education and extensive experience in special education mediation. Location: Around the US. Contact email@example.com for details.
The Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR) will be holding its annual conference on Septermber 18-21, 2019. See the conference's call for proposals here.
The Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association and the American College of Civil Trial Mediators are proud to announce the Third Annual NYSBA/ACCTM National Championship Alternative Dispute Resolution Law Student Writing Competition for 2019. Once again, a $10,000 CASH PRIZE will be awarded to the winning paper as determined by a panel of judges from the editors of the ACCTM American Journal of Mediation, and select members of the NYSBA Dispute Resolution Section. Winning entries will be published in the Journal and the NYSBA New York Dispute Resolution Lawyer. Note: JD and LLM students only. See full details here.
Mangano Award for Empirical Research in Dispute Resolution:
Given annually through the generosity of dispute resolution champion Hon. Guy J. Mangano, this $5000 Award honors scholars and practitioners whose published empirical research has furthered the advancement and understanding of the values and skills of dispute resolution. You are invited to nominate research (your own or someone else’s) published in a nationally respected journal between October 1, 2016 and October 1, 2018.
Purdue University's Next Big Idea in Peacebuilding Competition:
The Purdue Peace Project (PPP) and the Alliance for Peacebuilding (AfP) are co-sponsoring a challenge funded by Milt Lauenstein to encourage innovative ideas on peacebuilding. The winner of this competition will earn a prize of $10,000 in recognition of the big idea, and will have his or her idea widely publicized. See details here.
Call for Research Participants: STEM Women Negotiating
A Columbia University researcher is conducting a study to understand the experiences of women in the STEM professions when they negotiate. Eligibility and other details are available here.
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.