Kathi Badertscher

Lecturer of Philanthropic Studies; Director of Master’s Degree Programs

Academic Programs
Faculty
Phone:
317-278-8950
Email:
kcoon@iupui.edu
University Hall, Suite 3000
301 University Boulevard
Indianapolis, IN
46202

Education

  • Ph.D., Philanthropic Studies with U.S. History Minor, Indiana University Lilly Family School of Philanthropy
  • M.A. Philanthropic Studies, Indiana University
  • M.A. U.S. History, Indiana University
  • B.S. Finance, University of Illinois

Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Philanthropic Studies
  • Giving and Volunteering in America
  • Philanthropy and the Humanities
  • Philanthropy and the Social Sciences
  • Philanthropy and Civic Engagement
  • American Philanthropy through Biographies
  • Ethics and Values of Philanthropy

Publications

Research Interests

Nonprofit Sector Theory and Practice, History of Philanthropy and Voluntary Associations, History of Women’s Benevolent Associations, Indiana History, History of Social Welfare Policy, and History of Medicine.