Summer Institute for Creative Collaboration and Conflict Resolution, 2020
The Summer Institute is a series of workshop-style courses designed to enable participants to manage disputes and differences collaboratively in both professional and personal settings. The Institute draws on the highly regarded faculty of Syracuse University’s Maxwell School and noted practitioners who specialize in state-of-the-art theory, research, and practice in the processes of constructively managing disputes.
Summer 2020 Course Offerings
Collaborative and Participatory Governance: Developing Collaborative Competencies for Managers
Instructor: Julia Carboni
Registration: PST 400 (undergraduate class), PAI 732 (graduate class)
Schedule: Monday, May 11 through Friday, May 15 from 9:00am-5:00pm and Saturday, May 16 from 9:00am-1:00pm
Negotiation: Theory and Practice
Instructor: Robert Rubinstein
Registration: ANT 424 (undergraduate class), ANT 624 (graduate class)
Schedule: Sunday, May 17 from 4:00-9:00pm and Monday, May 18 through Friday, May 22 from 9:00am-5:00pm
Mediation: Theory and Practice
Instructor: Neil Katz
Registration: PST 421 (undergraduate class), SOS 621 (graduate class)
Schedule: Tuesday, May 26 through Saturday, May 30 (8:30am–5:00pm)
Organizing for Power: Building Effective Social Movements
Instructors: John Burdick, Andy Mager and Jessica Maxwell
Registration: PST 421 (undergraduate class), SOS 600 (graduate class)
Schedule: Monday, June 1 through Friday, June 5 from 9:00 am - 5:00 pm and Saturday, June 6 from 9:00 am-1:00 pm.
Graduate or Undergraduate Credit Registration: Each of the three courses lasts one week and can be taken as a full, 3-credit undergraduate or graduate course at Syracuse University.
Note: If taken for graduate credit, each one of these
courses can be accepted as part of the curriculum for PARCC’s 12-credit, graduate
Certificate of Advanced Study (CAS) in Conflict and Collaboration.
To register for academic credit: Summer 2020 registration will begin on Wednesday, March 18, 2020. Current Syracuse University students can register through
MySlice. Non-matriculated students can register through University College
Professional Development Registration (No Academic Credit)*
A limited number of seats are available for individuals who wish to take Institute courses as noncredit, professional development workshops. A certificate of achievement for each workshop completion is awarded by the Program for the Advancement of Research
on Conflict and Collaboration of the Maxwell School of Syracuse University. The fee for this option is $1,000 per workshop. To register for the noncredit option please complete this form or contact the PARCC Office, Syracuse University, at 315.443.2367, or email
*Please note that the Professional Development option is NOT available for matriculated Syracuse University students*