Deborah L. Heller

  • Assistant Dean of the Law Library
  • Adjunct Professor


MLS, St. John’s University
MA, John Jay College of Criminal Justice
JD, Elisabeth Haub School of Law

Adjunct Professor Deborah Heller is currently the Assistant Dean of the Pace Law Library. She began working at Pace as the Environmental Law Librarian in January 2018. 

Before coming to Pace, Professor Heller worked at Columbia University’s Arthur W. Diamond Law Library as a Reference Librarian and later Head of Public Services. She also taught legal research to first year students and LLM students and in the Advanced Legal Research class. Professor Heller is an active member of the American Association of Law Libraries and has served on a number of committees.

Professor Heller teaches in the First Year Fundamental Legal Skills class, Advanced Legal Research, and Advanced Research Skills: Environmental Law.