In our News section, you will find information about lectures, conferences, events, jobs, and internship positions at Columbia University and other areas in New York and across the globe.
In this episode, Peter T. Coleman interviews Dr. Desmond Patton, a social work researcher now at Columbia University’s School of Social Work. Dr. Patton shares about his background and experience researching youth violence. He tells about the multiple perspectives involved in his research that focuses on urban communities of high violence, including the youth themselves, many of… read more
Our partners at the Morton Deutsch International Center on Cooperation and Conflict Resolution are starting incubator groups for students and alumni across the university. Learn more about this unique opportunity to get involved in applying science to peacebuilding. Info Session: Thursday, Feb 16, 6-7pm Contact: firstname.lastname@example.org
Kent State University’s Center for Applied Conflict Management is receiving applications for two (2) tenure-track positions to begin August 2017. Assistant professor of Social Conflicts and Community Engagement (Position#988779)* The successful applicant will have strong credentials in conflict management, including with theories and practices of conflict intervention used to constructively manage social, racial, economic and… read more
Apply now! Deadline: Feb 26th For more information, email Program Manager, Jaclyn Donahue, at email@example.com.
School of Professional Studies Career Fair Wednesday February 8, 2017 | 9:00 AM – 2:00 PM The Join members of the Columbia University School of Professional Studies (SPS) community and: Meet qualified candidates from our fourteen Graduate degrees. Assist your organization in diversifying its pipeline with top talent Network with industry leaders and faculty members… read more
When I received the congratulations letter from AC4 about my fellowship to participate in the CMM Learning Exchange, my academic advisor, the reference for my application, told me: “Kudos to you! Now you are a real CMMer!” At that moment I was not sure that I knew who exactly a real CMMer was but I… read more
AC4 Director Josh Fisher and Project Coordinator Kristen Rucki have recently published an article in the journal Sustainable Development. Titled “Reconceptualizing the Science of Sustainability”, this article recommends an expanded view of sustainability science that operates at the nexus of conflict, development, and the environment, explicitly incorporating concepts of peace and conflict. The authors suggest… read more
Srishti Sardana and Marina Marcus, team recipients of the 2015 Fellowship, have received their first publication for Project Ankur, their AC4 sponsored project. The full paper, published in Journal of Clinical Psychology, is available here: “Narratives of Violence, Pathology, and Empowerment: Mental Health Needs Assessment of Home-Based Female Sex Workers in Rural India.“ The paper gives an overview… read more
CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS FOR A DAY OF READINGS ON PEACE ON JANUARY 15, 2017 AT THE QUEENS MUSEUM Deadline for submissions: December 27, 2016 “I refuse to accept the view that mankind is so tragically bound to the starless midnight of racism and war that the bright daybreak of peace and brotherhood can never become… read more
Dr. Michael Gross is a Visiting Research Scholar at AC4 this Fall 2016, coming from Colorado State University. Dr. Gross is the Editor-in-Chief for Negotiation and Conflict Management Research, the 2016 Past Division Chair, Conflict Management Division, Academy of Management, and the 2015 recipient of the Excellence in Teaching Award for the College of Business…. read more