PROFESSOR DR. STEPHANIE STOBBE
Stephanie Stobbe is an Associate Professor and Chair of Conflict Resolution Studies at Menno Simons College (a College of Canadian Mennonite University) at the University of Winnipeg. She specializes in Southeast Asian dispute resolution processes and is an active educator, trainer, and ADR practitioner with experience in Canada, United States, South America, Europe, India, and Asia. Stephanie has worked on several international projects, including developing Laos' first conflict resolution and peacebuilding program, conducting research on traditional mediation processes, and facilitating seminars and workshops for political leaders, NGOs, and civil society in Myanmar and Thailand. She has authored books on conflict resolution and peacebuilding in Laos and Asia, and her research interests also include refugees and forced migration. Stephanie is the President of the Canadian Association for Refugee and Forced Migration Studies (CARFMS) and has served on the ADR Institute of Manitoba Board and ADR Institute of Canada. She holds a Ph.D. from the University of Manitoba, a M.A. from Antioch University, and a B.A. from the University of British Columbia and the University of Winnipeg.