Government of New Brunswick

Serge Rousselle (Tracadie-Sheila)

Serge Rousselle was first elected to the legislative assembly on Sept. 22, 2014 and was sworn in as Minister of Education and Early Childhood Development, and Attorney General on Oct. 7, 2014.

He holds undergraduate degrees in political science and law from the University of Ottawa as well as a masters of law from Cambridge and a doctors of law from McGill. After being abroad for his studies, he returned to Tracadie-Sheila and has been a professor at the Université de Moncton’s law faculty since 1992. He served as Dean from 2000 to 2004.

Rousselle has also held various positions in organizations at the provincial, federal and international level. He, among others, led the office for the Americas of the Agence Universitaire de la Francophonie, was president of the Council of Deans of Law Schools in Canada as well as president of the Association of French-Speaking Jurists of New Brunswick.