profile - experience

Since 2004Mediation in cross-border conflicts involving parents and children / Hague Convention cases
Short-term consultancies with the GTZ in Sri Lanka, Afghanistan, Serbia and Kosovo

1999 - 2008 Head, Central Mediation Bureau (MediationsBüro Mitte, Berlin)
  • Mediation in schools, communities, families and businesses
  • Concept, program and organizational development and supervision of school and intercultural community mediation and violence prevention projects
  • Outreach to education authorities, youth services, community centers and police
  • Fundraising and project acquisition, networking
  • Conceptualization and organization of mediation training program
  • Group facilitation / moderation and team-building for profit and non-profit organizations
  • Coaching and supervision
Since 1996 Workshops and lectures at national and international conferences
  Author with the publishing house Cornelsen Scriptor
1988 - 1991 Lecturer at the Department of Education, Technical University of Berlin
1991 - 1996 Action research grant ”Violence and Conflict Resolution among Children”
  Commission for the Advancement of Women’s Studies, Berlin State Government
1986 - 1987 Research project ”Violence and Conflict Resolution in Schools”
  Quaker Council for European Affairs, Brussels (in cooperation with the Council of Europe)

 1984Co-director of the Education Center for Democracy and Environmental Protection, Berlin

1978 - 1980 Social work with youth at a Protestant church in Berlin
Dr. Jamie Walker
Mediation - Training - Consulting