Call for applications: 5-Day PhD course on international mediation: Theory, cases and skills

Author: Lisa Gallagher

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Applications are now open for the annual 5-day PhD course on international mediation, hosted by the Research School on Peace and Conflict in Norway in partnership with the Peace Research Institute Oslo (PRIO) and the Kroc Institute for International Peace Studies. 

The course will be held in Oslo on 12-16 June 2023.

The course is designed and led by Prof Laurie Nathan, director of the Kroc Institute's Mediation Program.

The course equals 10 ECTS (with approved essay) in the European university system of accreditation, and is recognized as a 3-credit PhD course by the University of Notre Dame.

The course provides PhD-level tuition and engagement for doctoral students based at universities throughout the world. It combines theory, policy perspectives, practitioner inputs and skills development. Senior Norwegian mediators discuss their involvement in peace processes. 

Registration and further details can be found here.

Originally published by Lisa Gallagher at on February 14, 2023.