Dalhousie University – Dean of Libraries


Dalhousie University is seeking a visionary, highly collaborative, and strategic leader to serve as our next Dean of Libraries.

Dalhousie University is Atlantic Canada’s leading research-intensive university and the region’s only member of the U15 group of major research-intensive universities in Canada. Located in Nova Scotia (Mi’kma’ki), Dalhousie has four campuses, three in Halifax and one in Truro, as well as satellite locations in Yarmouth and in Saint John, New Brunswick. Dalhousie is a truly national and international institution, with more than half of our 20,000 students coming from outside of the province and 24% international students. Our 6,000 faculty and staff foster a diverse, purpose-driven community that spans 13 Faculties and attracts over $194 million in research funds. For more information on Dalhousie University click here.

Reporting to the Provost and Vice-President Academic, the Dean of Libraries is the senior academic and chief administrator of the Dalhousie Libraries. As a member of Dalhousie’s senior academic and administrative leadership, the Dean of Libraries contributes to the fulfillment of Dalhousie’s mission and to the management of the University.

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Review of applications will begin February 15, 2022





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