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Dr. Jennifer L. Schulz




2019 – Present
Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

Visiting Scholar in Residence, Centre for the Legal Profession, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Faculty Visitor, Faculty of Law, University of Cambridge

Honorary Research Fellow, Birkbeck College School of Law, University of London

Associate Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

Fellow, Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution, Osgoode Hall Law School

Faculty Associate, Arthur V. Mauro Centre for Peace & Justice, University of Manitoba

Associate Dean (Research & Graduate Studies), Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

Executive Director, Legal Research Institute, University of Manitoba

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Manitoba

Invited Research Fellow, Program on Negotiation, Harvard Law School

Assistant Director, LL.M. in ADR Program, Osgoode Hall Law School

Adjunct Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Toronto

Assistant Professor, Faculty of Law, University of Windsor

Or see:   http://www.linkedin.com/in/jenniferlschulz

Research Areas
  • Mediation
  • Dispute Resolution Theory
  • Women Mediators
  • Law, Culture & the Humanities
Selected Publications
  • with Peter Robson, Ethnicity, Gender, and Diversity:  Law and Justice on TV  (USA: Lexington, 2018).
  • with Peter Robson, A Transnational Study of Law and Justice on TV  (London, UK: Hart, 2016).
  • “The Schulz Report:  An Independent, Expert Evaluation of the Automobile Injury Mediation (AIM) Pilot Project,” commissioned by the Government of Manitoba and the Manitoba Public Insurance Corporation, January 31, 2014, 117 pages.
  • “Fairly Legal: A Canadian Perspective on the Creation of a Primetime Mediator” in Asimow, Brown, and Papke, eds., Law & Popular Culture: International Perspectives (Cambridge Scholars Press, 2014) at 43-56.
  • with Jocelyn Turnbull, “Mediation:  The ‘Girly’ Litigation?” (2012) 2 Journal of Arbitration and Mediation 43.
  • “Canada:  ADR and The Associates,” in Peter Robson & Jessica Silbey, eds., Law and Justice on the Small Screen (Hart:  Oxford, 2012) at 425.
  • “Settlement and Mediation in Canadian Legal Television” (2011) 1 Journal of Arbitration and Mediation 77.
  • “girls club Does Not Exist” in M. Asimow, ed., Lawyers in Your Living Room: Law on Television, (Chicago: ABA Press, 2009) 243.
  • “The Cook, the Mediator, the Feminist, and the Hero” (2009) 21 Canadian Journal of Women and the Law 177.
  • “Law & Film: Where are the Mediators?” (2008) 58 University of Toronto Law Journal 233.
  • “The Mediator as Cook: Mediation Metaphors at the Movies” (2007) 2 Journal of Dispute Resolution 455. Nominated for the 2008 CALT Scholarly Paper Award.
  • “Confectionery and Conflict Resolution? What Chocolat Reveals about Mediation,” (2006) 22 Negotiation Journal 251.
  • Beaulac, Pitel & Schulz, eds. The Joy of Torts (Toronto: Butterworths, 2003).
  • “Obstacles to Tortious Liability for Mediator Malpractice” (2002) 17 Supreme Court Law Review (2d) 149.
  • “Mediator Liability in Canada: An Examination of Emerging American and Canadian Jurisprudence” (2001) 32 Ottawa Law Review 269.

To download selected articles please see:  http://ssrn.com/author=393157

Community Involvement
  • 2014-Present
    Board Member, ADR Institute of Canada
  • 2013-Present
    Vice President, ADR Institute of Manitoba
  • 2012 – Present
    Fellow, Winkler Institute for Dispute Resolution, Osgoode Hall Law School
  • 2007-Present
    Faculty Associate, Ph.D. Program in Peace & Conflict Studies, University of Manitoba
  • 2006 – Present
    Law Society of Manitoba
  • Association for Conflict Resolution (ACR)
  • Association for the Study of Law, Culture, and the Humanities (ASLCH)
  • Canadian Association of Law Teachers (CALT)
  • 1998-2005
    Law Society of Upper Canada