Peter T Coleman

Professor of Psychology at Columbia University

Dr. Peter T. Coleman is Professor of Psychology and Education at Columbia University where he holds a joint-appointment at Teachers College and The Earth Institute. Dr. Coleman directs the Morton Deutsch International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution (MD-ICCCR) at Teachers College, Columbia University and is Executive Director of Columbia University’s Advanced Consortium on Cooperation, Conflict, and Complexity (AC4). He conducts research on motivational dynamics in conflict, power asymmetries and conflict, intractable conflict, multicultural conflict, injustice and conflict, adaptive mediation dynamics, and sustainable peace. He has authored or edited 10 books and over 100 articles and chapters, is a member of the United Nation Mediation Support Unit’s Academic Advisory Council, and is a New York State certified mediator and experienced consultant.