Since 1988, the PIN Program, formerly has been conducted by an international Steering Committee of scholars, meeting three times a year to develop and propagate new knowledge about the processes of negotiation.
Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada
Fen Osler Hampson is Professor and Director of the Norman Paterson School of International Affairs, Carleton University in Ottawa, Canada. He serves as senior consultant to the United States Institute of Peace, as board member to the Lester B. Pearson Peacekeeping Centre, Social Sciences Foundation at the University of Denver, as senior editor of the Conflict Management and Security Studies, Routledge Publishers. Fen Osler Hampsom authored or co-authored eight books, and edited twenty-three. Among his books are: Leadership and the Making of Canada?s International Policies, Oxford University Press (forthcoming). With Brian W. Tomlin and Norman Hillmer; Taming Intractable Conflicts: Mediation in the Hardest Cases. Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace Press, 2004. (With Chester A. Crocker and Pamela Aall.); Madness in the Multitude: Human Security and World Disorder. (With contributions by John Hay, Jean Daudelin, Holly Reid, and Todd Martin.), Oxford University Press 2002.. Herding Cats: Multiparty Mediation in a Complex World. Co-authored with Chester A. Crocker and Pamela R. Aall. Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace Press, 1999;. Nurturing Peace: Why Peace Settlements Succeed or Fail. Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace Press, 1996; Multilateral Negotiations: Lessons From Arms Control, Trade, and the Environment.Baltimore and London: The Johns Hopkins University Press, 1995 and 1999. (With a contribution by Michael Hart.).