Department of Peace and Conflict Studies

School of Health and Human Sciences

Opportunities: Career

Wheel of possible career paths

Conflict professionals can be found in any discipline or line of work, because everyone can benefit from peaceful dispute resolution and collaborative problem solving. Here are a few of the opportunities available to someone with a degree in Peace and Conflict Studies.

Diplomat/Peace Builder

  • Government (domestic and abroad; EU, NATO, OSME); NGOs (non-governmental organizations)

Educator/Trainer

  • Churches; Education; Nonprofit organizations; the Community

Mediator/Arbitrator

  • Private practice; Law; Education; Insurance; Business; the Community

Negotiator

  • Business/Labor Union; Law Enforcement; Military