Rick Olshak is Director, Title IX Compliance for the Texas A&M University System based in College Station, Texas. He has worked in student conduct and conflict resolution programs for over twenty-one years and is a Past President of the Association for Student Conduct Administration (ASCA). Rick is the author of Mastering Mediation: Training Mediators in a College and University Setting, and he has provided professional consulting services on program assessment, needs assessment, conduct board training, conflict resolution and mediation training to colleges and universities across the nation, as well as to community organizations and professional associations. Rick holds a bachelor’s degree in public communication from The College of Saint Rose (NY) and a master’s degree in college student personnel from Western Illinois University. He is currently completing his doctoral degree in educational administration and foundations at Illinois State University, with his dissertation focusing on campus conflict resolution.
- Conflict and Conflict Resolution
- Basic Mediation Program
- Advanced Mediation Program
- Conflict Coaching Program
- Facilitation and Analysis: Conflict Systems Needs Assessment
- Facilitation and Analysis: Conflict Systems Program Evaluation