David Smallen


David Smallen is the Vice President for Libraries and Information Technology at Hamilton College,leading an organization that creates and supports information and technology environments that ensure the success of students, faculty and staff. More generally, he is interested in creating high-performing organizations, effective teamwork and leadership issues in higher education. He has served on the boards of CAUSE, EDUCOM, Educause, directed the Educause Leadership Institute, co-created and led the Hawkins Leadership Roundtable and the Hamilton Management Roundtable. In 2000, he was recognized with the Educause Award for Leadership in the Profession.

EDUCAUSE Publications

EDUCAUSE Presentations


EDUCAUSE Primary Representative
ECAR Subscriber
ELI Member

EDUCAUSE Involvement

  • EDUCAUSE Analytics Services Design Panel
    • Working Group, 2016 - 0001
  • ECAR-CDS IT Organization, Staffing, and Financing Working Group
    • ECAR, 2016 - 2019
  • Hawkins Leadership Roundtable 2013 Council
    • PROGRAM, 2013 - 2013
  • Campus Policy Advisory Group
    • HISTORIC, 2012 - 2013
  • Hawkins Leadership Roundtable 2012 Council
    • PROGRAM, 2012 - 2012