ATLANTA — Local attorney and Peru native Magaly Cobian has joined the staff of the Atlanta Center for International Arbitration and Mediation (ACIAM) at Georgia State University College of Law as its managing director.
ACIAM, in partnership with the Atlanta International Arbitration Society and other stakeholders, will open a facility for international arbitration hearings and… more »
In May, Georgia State University College of Law Professor Doug Yarn conducted mediation training for law students at Bahcesehir University in Istanbul. The timing of his training coincides with Turkey’s recent adoption of new laws for mediation and restorative justice in both minor criminal matters and civil disputes.
ATLANTA – Shelby Grubbs has joined the Georgia State University College of Law as the director of international initiatives in the Consortium for Negotiation and Conflict Resolution (CNCR) and will be executive director of the Atlanta International Arbitration and Mediation Center when the law school’s new… more »
Summer Institute on Conflict Management in Higher Education
The Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution’s Summer Institute offers classes focusing on learning and improving conflict management skills in the context of a university setting. Our faculty apply their extensive knowledge and their own unique experience as administrators and faculty to the interactive, participatory… more »
The Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution holds bimonthly meetings of the University System Ombuds. This network provides ombuds with the opportunity to share information and insight about their work.
Campus Liaisons are appointed by each institution’s president to be the campus conflict resolution specialist and primary intermediary with the Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution, the Chancellor’s Office and the Advisory Committee on the implementation of the Regents’ Initiative. Liaisons form and facilitate their respective Campus Conflict Resolution Committees.
The Consortium on Negotiation and Conflict Resolution programs and research advance best practices in conflict management and resolution, providing resources for researchers and practitioners in the field.
The Restorative Justice Program
CNCR became involved in studying restorative justice as it relates to conflict management and resolution in 2008 when we partnered on a Bureau of… more »