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What's Happening in Conflict?
What’s New at Creighton NCR
Check out Creighton University’s Program on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution 2018-2019 Annual Impact Report.
XR for Peace conference: View the livestream of this event, held by IDC Herzliya, Conntix and other partners, focusing on use of virtual and augmented reality for resolving social conflict. The event will include presentations by guest speakers and competitors in the hackathon-style XR for Peace Ideathon. To view, like Conntix’s Facebook page, follow the announcements, and join the stream at 11 am Eastern US time on Jan. 23rd.
New Negotiation and ADR Articles and Research
Research on New Mediators: Cathia Moon and Susan Raines are working on a study aimed to prepare new mediators for their first case. New mediator, just doing your first few case? Click here to participate. Mediator teacher/trainer? Pass this on!
ADR in Criminal Law: Profs. Cynthia Alkon (Texas A&M) and Andrea Schneider (Marquette) have published Negotiating Crime, a groundbreaking book bringing ADR and negotiation theory into the realm of plea bargaining - and beyond, into other areas of criminal law and its reform
Technology in the Mediation Room: In this new article appearing in the Journal of Dispute Resolution, Noam Ebner of Creighton NCR's program and Alyson Carrel of Northwestern University's Pritzker School of Law explain why embracing technology in traditional, in-the-room mediation practice is essential for the field's viability, and suggest how this can be done.
Calls for Papers
Negotiation and Conflict Management Research, the journal of the International Association for Conflict Management, calls for papers for a special issue on dealing with polarization: Principles and Strategies for Difficult Conversations in 2020 and Beyond.
The International Journal of Online Dispute Resolution invites student-authored papers on ODR for a special issue. Check out the call for papers, and note the April 1st, 2020 deadline.
Negotiation and ADR Teaching Resources
The Morton Deutsch International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution has created a database compiling executive summaries of research articles on conflict resolution, taking a theory-to-practice perspective.
2019 Resource Share: Check out these new teaching ideas, exercises and resources compiled by Bobbi McAdoo and Sharon Press at the Resource Share session they conducted at the ABA Section of Dispute Resolution's annual conference.
Competitions and Fellowships
The New York State Bar Association's Dispute Resolution Section is expanding its annual Mediation Competition nationwide.
Mangano Award: Through the generosity of Hon. Guy J. Mangano, this annual $5000 award honors scholars and practitioners whose published empirical research has furthered the advancement and understanding of the values and skills of dispute resolution.
The American Arbitration Association (AAA)'s Higginbotham Fellows Program provides training, mentorship and networking opportunities to up and coming diverse alternative dispute resolution professionals who have historically not been included in meaningful participation in the field of alternative dispute resolution.
The New York State Bar Association's Dispute Resolution Section is offering Diversity Scholarships to women and minorities seeking training in arbitration and mediation.
Team Registration for the 19th Annual INADR International Law School Mediation Tournament, organized by Loyola University Chicago School of Law is now open.
Law students (only) are invited to submit their entries for the annual ADR Writing Competition sponsored by the Dispute Resolution Section of the New York State Bar Association and the American College of Civil Trial Mediators. Fame, publication, and a $10,000 prize for the winner are offered as incentives!
The Association of Family and Conciliation Courts (AFCC) seeks a full-time program director located in its offices in Madison, Wisconsin.
The Department of Communication Studies at Emerson College invites applications for part-time instructors to teach Conflict and Negotiation in Spring 2020.
Olympic College in Bremerton, WA, is recruiting adjunct faculty to teach a course on Negotiation, Mediation, and Conflict Resolution in the Bachelor of Applied Science in Organizational Leadership and Technical Management program.
Grand Canyon University in Phoenix, AZ, seeks adjunct faculty to teach a course on Conflict and Negotiation.
The University of North Texas at Dallas invites applications for the position of Assistant Professor of Human Services Management and Leadership, particularly from candidates with significant teaching / practice experience in ADR/mediation, arbitration, negotiation, cross-cultural conflict resolution, marriage & family mediation or restorative justice.
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.