Callie Whelan is working with Dr. Jaimie Bleck in the Department of Political Science to research the social and political insights of different trust games played in experimental settings around the world. They are also exploring a project concerning Kenyan secondary school students views' of their educational experience. Whelan applies her proficiency in French to translate surveys and questionnaires addressed to various civil society organizations in West Africa. She also utilizes BibTeX to implement citations in academic papers.
Whelan has interned with the Office of Threat Finance Countermeasures at the U.S. Department of State and the Justice Initiative at Grace Farms Foundation. In addition to her current work with Kellogg, Whelan serves as a sworn law enforcement investigator in the campus Cyber Crimes Unit and leads a project in the STEM Division of Student International Business Council.