Jay Rothman

Jay Rothman, Ph.D. is a scholar and a practitioner of creative conflict engagement. Dr. Rothman was trained in international relations and group dynamics and focuses his theoretical and applied work on issues of intergroup identity-based conflict and cooperation and Action Evaluation. He is Associate Professor in the program on Conflict Management, Resolution and Negotiation at Bar Ilan University. He is also the President of the ARIA Group, Inc. (www.ariagroup.com). He is the author of dozens of journal articles about conflict resolution and participatory evaluation and of four books, including most recently, From Identity-Based Conflict to Identity-Based Cooperation (Springer, 2012).