Wyoma vanDuinkerken

Wyoma vanDuinkerken

Associate Professor and Co-editor of The Journal of Academic Librarianship
Texas A&M University
College Station, TX
United States
wvanduin@library.tamu.edu

Wyoma vanDuinkerken received her MLIS in 2000 from the University of Illinois-Urbana Champaign and an MA in Islamic Studies in 1997 from McGill University, Canada. She joined Texas A&M University in 2004 and received tenure in 2010.

She is currently the Director of the Joint Library Storage Facility and has held a number of additional roles in the Library College at Texas A&M University, including Coordinator of Cataloging Record Support, Coordinator of Acquisitions Monographs, Reference Librarian and Administrator of Virtual Reference. Her research interests include virtual reference, project management, acquisitions, organizational change management, servant leadership and library administration.

She has written numerous articles, book chapters and just completed her first monograph titled: The Challenge of Library Management: Leading with Emotional Engagement. Ms. vanDuinkerken is an active reviewer for College and Research Libraries and is also an active member of the American Library Association where she has served as a member and chaired (2010-2011) the Publication Committee for the Association for Library Collections and Technical Services, Acquisitions Section.