Scott Walsworth

Scott Walsworth

25 Campus Drive
Saskatoon SK  S7N 5A7
Tel: (306) 966-7173
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Primary Jurisdiction


Arbitration Practice

In practice since 2019.


B.A., 2001, McMaster University; M.I.R., 2002, University of Toronto; Ph.D., 2006, University of Toronto; LLM, Labour and Employment Law, 2015, Osgoode Hall Law School, York U.


Associate Professor of Labour Relations, University of Saskatchewan, 2007-present; Director of Executive Education Labour Relations Program, University of Saskatchewan, 2015-present; National President, Canadian Industrial Relations Association, 2016-2019;

Standard Fees for Cancellation

Cancellation fees $750/day if 7 days or less notice; No fee if 8 or more days notice

Lists and Panels

Listed as one of two grievance arbitrators for an expedited process between The Open Door Society of Saskatoon and SGEU.

Related Adjudication Experience

Chair, Educational Relations Board, Gov. of Saskatchewan, 2019-present.


National Academy of Arbitrators, Canadian Industrial Relations Association.

Related Publications

Robert Hebdon, Travor Brown and Scott Walsworth. (2020) Industrial Relations in Canada. 4th Edition. Nelson, Toronto.
Scott Walsworth, Sean O’Brady and Daphne Taras, "Employment Relations in Canada." In Bamber, G.J., Lansbury, R.D., Wailes, N. & Wright, C.F. (eds). (2020) International and Comparative Employment Relations: National Regulation, Global Changes, 7th edn, Sage, London.
Walsworth, Scott. "What do unions do and what effect do they have on business." In David Doorey. (2020) The Law of Work, Collective Bargaining and Industrial Relations. 2nd Edition . Emond Publishing, Toronto.

Arbitrators are invited to send awards to In an effort to facilitate access to justice, Lancaster House forwards all awards it receives from arbitrators to CanLII.