Asst. Dean for Dispute Resolution, St. John's University
Elayne E. Greenberg became the first Director of The Hugh L. Carey Center for Dispute Resolution at St. John’s in 2009. She offers an unmatched breadth and depth of experience in dispute resolution. She is a mediator and conflict management consultant who has developed programs, educated, trained, written and lectured internationally on the subject of negotiations, mediation, hybrid dispute resolution processes, dispute resolution ethics and advocacy in dispute resolution.
Professor Greenberg’s deep involvement in the field is evidenced by the innovative dispute resolution programs that she has developed and implemented including: ABI- St. John’s Bankruptcy Mediation Training, the first national bankruptcy mediation program; Ghana Mediation Training Program to help implement Ghana ADR Act (co-developer and trainer); OSHA’s Whistleblower Mediation Program (consultant); Court-connected mediation programs in Queens, Nassau and Manhattan; a divorce mediation program for Catholic Charities; a client-focused system for a network of shelters for the homeless designed to help transition those individuals living in shelters to independent living; and the first parenting coordination program in New York State.