Karen Keiller was appointed Dean of the Library on July 1, 2019. Before she came to MacEwan University she was the University Librarian and Vice-Provost (Teaching and Learning) at Lakehead University, Director of Information Services and Systems at the University of New Brunswick (Saint John), and has held positions at the University of Manitoba, University of Winnipeg and Red River College.
As Dean of the Library, Karen strives to make a positive impact, to advocate for openness, and finding creative and innovative solutions to ensure that MacEwan University Library is regarded for its creative, collaborative approaches and solutions to providing a transformative education.
Karen holds a M.L.I.S from Western University in London, Ontario and B.A. (hons) from the University of Winnipeg.