Mediators’ Perspectives on the EEOC Mediation Program

Event Date: Wednesday March 20, 2002
Time: DRF: 8:30-10:00 a.m. (Continental Breakfast at 8:00) Peervision: 10:15-11:30 a.m.
Location: Harkness Commons South Dining Room (behind and to the left of Pound Hall)

The Dispute Resolution Forum for March will feature Dr. Brian Polkinghorn, Associate Professor of Conflict Resolution and Executive Director of the Center for Conflict Resolution at Salisbury State University in Salisbury, MD. He will present the findings from over 2000 surveys completed by mediators that form part of a nationwide evaluation of the US Equal Employment Opportunities Council (EEOC) Mediation Program.

At the Peervision session following the DRF, Dr. Polkinghorn will present the case of a co-mediated, ongoing, multiple session mediation between two tenured faculty members in a university.

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