CSDR-LL.M. E-newsletter Archives

Vol. 7, Issue 20 - May 21, 2007

What’s Inside:

CSDR / LL.M. PROGRAM NEWS

LL.M. GRADUATION CEREMONIES
On May 13, the Law School held graduation ceremonies honoring the following 2007 graduates:  Thomas Alpha, Kathy Birkhofer, Amrita Chadha, Lisa Draga, Gayden Drew, Leyli Khalikova, Jiaqi Liang, LoValerie Mullins, Mohan Srimat Tirumala Peddinti, and Daxton “Chip” Stewart. Congratulations!

BRIAN JARRETT ACCEPTS FACULTY POSITION AT SALISBURY UNIVERSITY IN MARYLAND
Brian Jarrett ('01) has accepted a tenure-track teaching position in the ADR program at Salisbury University, MD, beginning in Fall 2007. He will continue his research integrating ADR with major theoretical developments in social science and will assist in the development of the ADR graduate program at Salisbury University. He is very interested in collaborations and potential partnerships between the University of Salisbury and other ADR centers. Congratulations, Brian!

CONFERENCES / RESOURCES / CONTESTS

WISCONSIN ASSOCIATION OF MEDIATORS CHARLES “CHIC” NICHOL ESSAY CONTEST
The Wisconsin Association of Mediators invites articles concerned with all aspects of mediation and dispute resolution for its annual publication, The Mediation Journal. Articles should contribute to the understanding and/or advancement of the theory and practice of mediation and dispute resolution.  One article will receive the Charles “Chic” Nichol Award. For details, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. 2007 Essay Award deadline: June 30.

JOB/FELLOWSHIP ANNOUNCEMENTS

ATTORNEY, ADR POSITION, NATIONAL ARCHIVES AND RECORDS ADMINISTRATION
COLLEGE PARK, MD
The Office of the General Counsel in the National Archives and Records Administration seeks an assistant general counsel and director of RESOLVE.  For details on this position, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. This position will be filled as soon as possible.

APPEALS OFFICER, DEPARTMENT OF TREASURY
COVINGTON, KY
The Internal Revenue Service within the Department of Treasury seeks three appeals officers for the Covington, KY location. Appeals officers negotiate case resolutions between the IRS and taxpayers. Application deadline: May 25.

ASSOCIATE OMBUDSMAN, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES
BETHESDA, MD
The Department of Health and Human Services seeks an associate ombudsman located in the Center for Cooperative Resolution, Office of the Ombudsman, Office of the Director in the National Institutes of Health. Application deadline: May 29.

EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR, CONFLICT RESOLUTION CENTER OF MONTGOMERY COUNTY
WHEATON, MD
The Conflict Resolution Center of Montgomery County seeks a full-time executive director to begin on or about July 1, 2007. For details on this position, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu . For details on the center, see http://www.crcmc.org/. Application deadline: May 30.

PROJECT DIRECTOR AND CONSULTANTS, CAMRIS INTERNATIONAL
CAMRIS International is providing assistance to a USAID Office of Transition Initiatives program to assist local partners advance peace and democracy in priority countries. CAMRIS seeks a project director and consultants. For details, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. For more information about CAMRIS, see http://www.camrisinternational.com/index.asp. Application deadline: May 31.

HEALTHCARE MEDIATOR, DEPARTMENT OF THE NAVY
BETHESDA, MD
The Naval Medical Command, Department of the Navy, seeks a healthcare mediator in the National Naval Medical Center in Bethesda, MD. For details on this position, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. Application deadline: June 8.

TRAINING PROGRAM MANAGER, NORTHERN VIRGINIA MEDIATION SERVICE
FAIRFAX, VA
Northern Virginia Mediation Service seeks a training program manager for its community dispute resolution center affiliated with the Institute for Conflict Analysis & Resolution at George Mason University. The service also is a member of the Virginia Association for Community Conflict Resolution and the National Association for Community Mediation. To learn more about Northern Virginia Mediation Service, see http://www.nvms.us/. For details on this position, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. This position is open until filled.

COURT PROGRAM AND MANAGEMENT SPECIALIST, RALEIGH JUDICIAL DEPARTMENT
RALEIGH, NC
The Administrative Office of the Courts-Court Programs and Management Services division of the Raleigh Judicial Department seeks a court program and management specialist to assist the manager of the statewide child custody and visitation mediation program. This position is open until filled.

ASSOCIATE DIRECTOR, ROCHESTER INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
ROCHESTER, NY
Rochester Institute of Technology seeks an associate director for its Center for Student Conduct and Conflict Management Services. For details, e-mail colemanl@missouri.edu. For more information on RIT, see http://www.rit.edu/.