Faculty: Kimberly Whalen
On sabbatical April 23 - August 13, 2018
Research Services Librarian
Christopher Center, Room 267
Professor Whalen joined the Valparaiso University faculty in the fall of 2010.
As the health sciences librarian, Kim is the liaison to nursing, healthcare leadership/administration, health sciences, and psychology/counseling. Kim participates in one-on-one information literacy instruction, group instruction, reference assistance, collection development, and outreach.
She is also the library's Foundation Center Funding Information Network supervisor and librarian for grant seeking and philanthropy resources and programs.
Prior to joining the Christopher Center Library team, Kim was a librarian for the University of Chicago Booth School of Business Career Resource Centers, a science and business librarian at Purdue University Calumet, a knowledge manager for Grenzebach Glier & Associates, and a business librarian for Emory University. Kim also spent over 10 years in marketing and communications, fund raising, and alumni relations positions within Chicago area non-profits.
M.L.I.S., University of Pittsburgh
B.B.A., Illinois Institute of Technology (Business)
Publications and Presentations:
Areas of Interest:
Non-profit and philanthropic leadership