A number of UI offices provide conflict management training to staff and faculty.

  1. Learning and Development

Learning and Development classroom courses that include segments on conflict management are:

  • Advanced Management Series
  • Supervising@IOWA

In addition, stand-alone conflict management workshops are offered, and other workshops include sections related to effective conflict management.

  1. Office of the Provost

Several workshops for faculty include conflict management topics, such as programs for new faculty that discuss advocacy skills.

  1. UIHC

A number of training programs offered by UIHC include sections related to conflict management, including:

     4.   Center for Teaching

  1. International Programs, Office of International Students and Scholars
  1. Office of the Ombudsperson

Workshops are available by request on a variety of conflict management topics including:

  • introduction to conflict
  • conflict management styles
  • communication skills
  • emotional intelligence
  • difficult conversations
  • respect
  • abrasive behavior
  • emails and conflict management.


updated May 22, 2014