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Noam Ebner

Noam Ebner is a professor of negotiation and conflict resolution at Creighton University’s Heider College of Business.

Prior to joining the faculty at Creighton, Ebner taught at universities in Israel, Turkey, and Costa Rica. He practiced as an attorney, negotiator, and mediator at his Jerusalem-based firm, trained mediators for the court system, and conducted hundreds of workshops on negotiation and conflict resolution for a broad range of private sector industries, governmental agencies, universities and non-profits around the world.

An early innovator in the online teaching of negotiation and dispute resolution, Ebner consults on online learning to universities and other institutions and is former chair of Creighton’s Negotiation and Conflict Resolution Program’s online graduate degree program.

Ebner received LL.B and LL.M degrees from Hebrew University (Israel), followed by a postgraduate diploma in social science research from the University of Bradford (U.K).

Ebner has authored and co-authored four books and over one hundred articles, book chapters, and other pieces. His writing focuses on negotiation, trust, Online Dispute Resolution, negotiation and conflict resolution pedagogy; and the future of the negotiation, mediation, and legal fields. Much of this writing can be found at

Together with Prof. Jen Reynolds of the University of Oregon, Ebner established the Pop Culture and Conflict Resolution Project. The Project’s goal is to introduce the knowledge of the negotiation and conflict resolution fields to the general public by engaging fandoms via books, podcasts, appearances at fan conventions, and more. Their first book, Star Wars and Conflict Resolution, is available at
other books on Star Wars and other pop-culture phenomena are already underway.

Ebner can be contacted at [email protected]