Announcing the Fall 2019 Graduate Student Grant Awardees

By — on / PON Graduate Student Grants, PON Next Generation Grants

Twice yearly the Program on Negotiation runs concurrent grant programs: the Next Generation Grant and Graduate Student Grant. The Next Generation Grant program supports research in negotiation and conflict resolution by non-tenured faculty and doctoral students, and the Graduate Student Grant program encourages supports cutting-edge research at the graduate level.

We wish to announce our latest grant awardees:

Bryan Cassella
The Fletcher School, Tufts University
Research project: Understanding the role of Sri Lanka’s post-conflict transitional period in establishing a common narrative
and what that means for the country’s future.

Jessica Huang
T.H. Chan School of Public Health, Harvard University
Research project: Conflict Resolution Tools for Collaborative Problem-Solving in East African Refugee Settlements.

Olga Shvayetskaya
Harvard University
Research project: Does Emotional Regulation Influence Negotiation Performance?

Shaghayegh “Christine” RostampourVajari
Heller School, Brandeis University
Research Project: Assessing (De)securitization as a Framework for Protracted Negotiations and a Tool for Conflict Management: Lessons Learned from the Iran Nuclear Deal and Negotiations

For more information on the grants, please visit the Next Generation Grant page and the Graduate Student Grant page.