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Juliette Shedd

Associate Dean
Associate Professor of Conflict Analysis and Resolution

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  • 703-993-3650 (office)
  • Arlington: Vernon Smith Hall, 5112B
    3351 North Fairfax Drive, MS 4D3
    Arlington, VA 22201

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Dr. Juliette SheddDr. Shedd is currently the Associate Dean and Associate Professor at the Carter School for Peace and Conflict Resolution, George Mason University. She teaches both introductory and research methods courses and courses on terrorism, extremism, global conflicts, and ideologies.  She holds a Ph.D. and M.S. in Conflict Analysis and Resolution from George Mason University and a BA in Political Science and Psychology from George Washington University.  Her research includes work on the relationship of media to conflict, specifically focused on media coverage of terrorism and the role of women in political violence.   She has shepherded the Carter School's efforts to increase distance education and overseen a wide range of innovations in experiential and service learning.  She served as the academic project manager for the development of the school’s Point of View International Retreat and Research Center. Her practice engagements includes media literacy and dialogue training, conflict resolution in schools, police community engagement projects, and a series of community engagement processes for local government.


PhD, Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University (2013)

MS, Conflict Analysis and Resolution, George Mason University (2005)

BA, Political science & Psychology, George Washington University (1998)

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Faculty Rank: Associate Professor

Honors & Awards

2005 Presidential Management Fellowship Finalist, Office of Personnel Management

January 1, 2015

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Point of View opens—A place for conflict conversation, transformation

Published on April 5, 2016

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Conflict Resolution Educators Converge on Mason for Annual Conference

Published on June 2, 2015

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Female suicide bombers; Misguided media; Karadzic at the Hague

Published on July 31, 2008

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Presentations & Performances

Brown Bag Series - Is All News Good News?: Media Coverage of Terrorism

Mar 5 2013 | Fairfax Campus

Dissertation Proposal Defense: Mefi Ruthvianna Geary - An Insight Analysis of the Disengagement of Radicals in Indonesia

Apr 19 2016 | Metropolitan Building

Building Sustainable Peace: Roundtable Discussion

Apr 18 2016 | Metropolitan Building