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SandorSchumanSandor P.  Schuman

Department: Center for Policy Research

Expertise: Collaboration; group facilitation; consensus building; conflict management; interpersonal communication; group dynamics; team building; running meetings; organizational storytelling

Campus phone: (518) 442-5889
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Sandy Schuman has been helping groups and organizations work together more effectively to solve complex problems and make critical decisions for more than thirty years. He is the editor of The IAF Handbook of Group Facilitation, Creating a Culture of Collaboration, and Group Facilitation: A Research and Applications Journal, and hosts the Electronic Discussion on Group Facilitation. He is on the National Roster of Environmental Dispute Resolution and Consensus Building Professionals and Transportation Mediators and Facilitators and the U.S. Postal Service Roster of REDRESS Mediators. Schuman is a research associate of the Center for Policy Research at the University at Albany.