Nominated by the Canadian Association of University Teachers,
Michèle Caron was appointed to the board of directors on June 3,
2010. She brings years of experience teaching and working in labour
relations in Atlantic Canada.
As a union representative with the Canada Employment and
Immigration Union, Atlantic Region in the early 80s, Caron
implemented joint health and safety committees following amendments
to the Canada Labour Code. Since 1990, she has taught law
at l'Université de Moncton, offering courses in labour law, law of
trusts, recourse, insurance law, equality law and philosophy of
law. Since 2007, she has served as the university's president of
the Association des bibliothécaires, professeures et professeurs
(ABPPUM). In 2008, she participated in a WorkSafeNB accredited
training session dealing with joint health and safety committees
and the detection of asbestos.
Caron completed her undergrad at l'Université de Moncton and
earned her master of law from Dalhousie University in 1993.
She lives in Cocagne.