“Conflict Studies: The New Generation of Ideas” Ninth Biennial Graduate Student Conference

Event Start Date: October 19, 2012 - 8 a.m.
Event End Date: October 20, 2012 - 4:59 p.m.
Event Type: Student Event
Location: Campus Center (see program for specific locations)

This conference brings together graduate students from a variety of fields to present their work and share ideas. Since 1996, graduate students and recent graduates from universities across the United States, Canada, and numerous other countries have gathered in Boston for this biennial event.

Conference Features:

  • pre-conference skill building workshop: October 18, 1 - 4:30 p.m.
    Developing Intercultural Conflict Style Awareness: Using the Intercultural Conflict Style Inventory
  • graduate student papers/presentations
  • keynote addresses by leaders in the field
  • networking with practitioners, scholars, and fellow students

The keynote address will be delivered by Joshua S. Goldstein, professor emeritus of international relations, American University (Washington, DC); research scholar, University of Massachusetts Boston; and Nonresident Sadat Senior Fellow, CIDCM, University of Maryland.

Conference program (posted October 1)

Conference flyer

For disability-related accommodations, please call UMass Boston Customer Service at 617.287.4000, email customer.service@umb.edu, or complete the form at www.ada.umb.edu.


The Graduate Programs in Conflict Resolution and Department of Conflict Resolution, Human Security, and Global Governance are part of the John W. McCormack Graduate School of Policy and Global Studies.



For disability-related accommodations, including dietary accommodations, please visit www.ada.umb.edu two weeks prior to the event.