CSDR-LL.M. E-newsletter Archives

Vol. 10, Issue 8 - November 16, 2009

What’s Inside:

LL.M. STUDENT & ALUMNI NEWS

AARON JONES FEATURED IN SPRINGFIELD BAR JOURNAL
Aaron Jones (JD '98, LL.M. '09) was recently featured in the November “5 Questions” segment of the Springfield Bar Journal.  Aaron discusses his use of ADR in his job as an attorney dealing in business and employment law. See http://sbj.net/main.asp?Search=1&ArticleID=85765&SectionID=18&SubSectionID=23&S=1 .

CONFERENCES / RESOURCES / CONTESTS

COLLABORATIVE LAW CONFERENCE WEBCAST
NOV. 20

Hofstra Law School, in cooperation with the Uniform Law Commission, the Association of Family and Conciliation Courts, the American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution, and the International Academy of Collaborative Professionals will host a one-day conference, Collaborative Law: Opportunities, Challenges and Questions for the Future. Prof. John Lande will be one of the speakers. For more details on the conference see http://law.hofstra.edu/NewsAndEvents/Conferences/Collaborative-Law/index.html. To view the conference live via webcast for free, visit http://law.hofstra.edu/media.

ABA MEDIATION VIDEO CONTEST
The American Bar Association Section of Dispute Resolution invites participants to the  first ever Mediation Video Contest on YouTube®. They seek thoughtful, original three-minute videos that demonstrate the mediation process and benefits of mediation. For details, see http://www.abanet.org/dispute/emails/videocontest_111209.html. Contest dates: Nov. 12 to Jan. 15.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

ADR INTERNSHIP, JAMS
ROME, ITALY
JAMS International ADR Center has an opening for a three-month internship position in Rome to provide general support to the International Division. For more details about this internship, e-mail eciancio@jamsadrcenter.com. Application deadline:  Dec. 1.

HARDT-NICKACHOS CHAIR IN PEACE STUDIES, ARIZONA STATE UNIVERSITY
TEMPE, AZ
The Center for the Study of Religion and Conflict at Arizona State University invites applications and nominations to fill a newly established chair in peace studies at the rank of associate or full professor. For more details see http://www.csrc.asu.edu/. Review of applications will begin Dec. 1.

SENIOR CONFLICT RESOLUTION SYSTEM OFFICER, UNITED NATIONS
NEW YORK, NY
The United Nations Director of the Ombudsman's Office seeks a senior conflict resolution officer. Application deadline:  Jan. 5.

EMPLOYMENT MEDIATORS, MEDIATION WORKS INCORPORATED
Mediation Works Incorporated is expanding its panel of employment mediators for national clients. For details, see www.mwi.org/workplace/application.doc.

VISITING ASSISTANT PROFESSOR, GEORGETOWN UNIVERSITY
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA
Georgetown University's M.A. program in conflict resolution seeks a one-year visiting assistant professor. For details, see http://conflictresolution.georgetown.edu/.

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF INTERNATIONAL NEGOTIATIONS AND CONFLICT RESOLUTION, MONTEREY INSTITUTE OF INTERNATIONAL STUDIES
MONTEREY, CA
The Monterey Institute of International Studies seeks an assistant professor of international negotiations and conflict resolution. For details on this position, see http://chronicle.com/jobs/0000613143-01.