NEWS FLASH: CMR 2018 Professional Development Program released

The JCU CMR Program has released the 2018 Professional Development Program. This year the program will offer the following PD sessions at the JCU Townsville City campus: Negotiation Facilitation Facilitative Mediation Practice Conflict Coaching Cross-cultural Conflict Resolution Workplace Conflict Management Please click here to access or download the CMR 2018 Professional Development Flyer or click here to register … More NEWS FLASH: CMR 2018 Professional Development Program released

The power of forgiveness: ‘When “sorry” seems to be the hardest word – but I don’t care’

Many of you will know Judith Rafferty (nee Herrmann) as one of the JCU CMR Program lecturers. What you may not know is that, as part of her PhD research, Judith has undertaken a great deal of  work assessing the experiences of female survivors of conflict-related sexual violence with transitional justice processes. A blog post … More The power of forgiveness: ‘When “sorry” seems to be the hardest word – but I don’t care’

Job opportunity: Associate Professor JCU Conflict Management & Resolution Program

  ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR – JCU CMR PROGRAM An exciting and unique opportunity exists for a dynamic and experienced leader to join JCU as the Associate Professor of the Conflict Management and Resolution (CMR) Program. The successful candidate will have responsibility for leading the CMR program and team, using their teaching and academic experience and expertise … More Job opportunity: Associate Professor JCU Conflict Management & Resolution Program

URGENT CALL: Seeking mediation role players next week – must be TSV based

GREAT OPPORTUNITY FOR MEDIATION ROLE PLAYERS The Dispute Resolution Branch of the Department of Justice and Attorney-General are seeking Townsville-based mediation role players to assist with their mediation accreditation training next week. This is a GREAT opportunity for anyone needing to get their CPD hours up to renew their mediation accreditation. Details are as follows: … More URGENT CALL: Seeking mediation role players next week – must be TSV based

Scholarship opportunity: Post-separation support service courses

SCHOLARSHIP OPPORTUNITY FOR INDIVIDUALS FROM ABORIGINAL, TORRES STRAIT ISLANDER AND CALD BACKGROUNDS Family and Relationship Services Australia are offering Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people and people from culturally and linguistically diverse (CALD) backgrounds the opportunity to receive a Post Separation Support Scholarship. These scholarships are fully funded by the Attorney General’s Department and cover … More Scholarship opportunity: Post-separation support service courses

Introducing CRN Member Benjamin Freedman!

We are very excited to introduce CRN member and recent graduate of the MCMR program Benjamin Freedman. Benjamin commenced his journey through the Master of Conflict Management and Resolution Program in 2015 after recognising a link between poor conflict management and an increase in clinical incidents within the healthcare industry and an strong appetite to … More Introducing CRN Member Benjamin Freedman!

Job opportunities: Dispute Resolution Centre Coordinator roles in Townsville, Cairns and Brisbane

Dispute Resolution Centre Coordinators x 3 (Townsville, Cairns and Brisbane)  The Dispute Resolution Branch (DRB) of the Queensland Department of Justice and Attorney-General are seeking to appoint Dispute Resolution Centre Coordinators for three (3) of their six (6) Centres. The roles will be based in Townsville, Cairns and Brisbane. The purpose of the DRB is … More Job opportunities: Dispute Resolution Centre Coordinator roles in Townsville, Cairns and Brisbane