Law Library: Head Law Librarian

Academic Employment Opportunity #21-11

UNB Fredericton

Closing Date: Applications should be submitted by November 26, 2021.

The Faculty of Law invites applications for a three-year term as Head Law Librarian in the Gerard V. La Forest Law Library, anticipated to be at the Librarian III-IV level, with a start date of January 1, 2022, or such other date as may be negotiated with the successful candidate. The position is subject to final budgetary approval.

Reporting to the Dean of Law, and part of the Faculty's leadership team, the Head Law Librarian is responsible for helping to achieve the goals in UNB Law's Strategic Plan by implementing new programs and services in the Law Library. In addition, the Head Law Librarian is responsible for the daily operations of the Law Library and ensuring that patrons receive high quality services. The Head Law Librarian's specific responsibilities include:

Qualifications and Experience

Applications should be submitted by November 26, 2021. To apply, qualified candidates should send a letter of application, a CV and the names of three references to:

Michael Marin, Dean of Law


Short-listed candidates will be required to provide satisfactory proof of credentials including appropriately certified translations of credentials into English, as applicable.

The University of New Brunswick is committed to employment equity and fostering diversity within our community and developing an inclusive workplace that reflects the richness of the broader community that we serve. The University welcomes and encourages applications from all qualified individuals who will help us achieve our goals, including women, visible minorities, Aboriginal persons, persons with disabilities, persons of any sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression. Preference will be given to Canadian citizens and permanent residents of Canada.