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Wishing you all a happy, successful and peaceful 2018 from ADRHub!
New Negotiation and Conflict Research
Peace and Conflict Studies: A new volume of this journal is online, available here.
Negotiation via Videoconferencing: In this new chapter, Noam Ebner discusses current trends and research on negotiating via videoconferencing.
The Negotiator's Desk Reference: Publication of this new 2-volume book is a Very Big Event for negotiation (and conflict as well), given the span of topics it covers and how it brings these all up-to-date - in terms of state-of-the-research and -practice - to 2017. Check out the table of contents and ordering info here.
Call for Papers
Negotiation and Conflict Management Research (NCMR) is dedicating a special issue to Negotiation and Conflict Management in Entrepreneurial Ventures and Small Medium Enterprises (SMEs), guest edited by Andrea Caputo. See the Call for Papers here.
PartnersGlobal (previously Partners for Democratic Change) is seeking an executive director. An international (NGO) committed to building sustainable capacity to advance democratic institutions, civil society, and a culture of peaceful change and conflict management worldwide, PartnersGlobal specializes in organizational development and social entrepreneurship for democracy and peace.
Peace and Conflict Faculty Position, De Pauw University: The Peace and Conflict Studies Program (PACS) at DePauw University invites applications for an open rank one-year term faculty position, renewable for up to three years, beginning fall 2018. The program supports a vibrant, committed, and diverse community of students, an active speaker series, and a Restorative Justice program on campus. View details here.
FEMA ADR Position/s in Puerto Rico: The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Alternative Dispute Resolution (ADR) Division anticipates one or more vacancies for ADR Advisors in Puerto Rico. Incumbents in these positions will be part of FEMA’s ADR Division and provide ADR and Ombuds type services for FEMA employees. The duty station for these positions will be San Juan and other cities on Puerto Rico. View details here.
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 New Competency Guidelines of the Society for Human Resource Management (SHRM), the world’s largest HR professional society representing 285000 members, state that senior HR managers should be able “to mediate difficult employee relations…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.