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Seth Izen

Seth Izen
Seth Izen Project Manager - CIP; Middle East Center; International Education Specialist for the Office of the Provost, Adjunct Professor


Mediation, alternative dispute resolution, conflict resolution, Israeli-Palestinian conflict.

Educational Background

Master of Arts in Peace and Conflict Studies - UMass Lowell
Bachelor of Arts - Brown University


Seth Izen earned his Master of Arts in Peace and Conflict Studies from UMass Lowell and his Bachelor of Arts from Brown University, majoring in Political Science and International Relations. He received his mediation training at Brown University and then served as a mediator in the Waltham Small Claims Courts. He worked at North Shore Community Mediation Center as a peer mediation trainer for students and served as Assistant Director of the Middle East Center for Peace, Development and Culture at UMass Lowell. He began teaching mediation to undergraduate and graduate students at University of Massachusetts Lowell in Summer 2013. He has volunteered as a mediator at the Lowell District Court since 2011. He is actively involved in dispute resolution with the Middlesex Law Center, North Shore Community Mediation Center, and Community Dispute Settlement Center.