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Pride of PNW

Inspiring the Next Generation. That's Powering Onward.

Purdue University Northwest has brought together researchers, scientists and practitioners from around the world who are driving change in their fields.

These faculty members are committed to excellence, devoted to teaching and passionate about helping our students succeed. They are making a difference in the classroom and in the community.

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Improving Community Health

John Durocher, Ph.D., ACSM-EP, CSCS

Nils K. Nelson Endowed Professor of Integrative Human Health

John Durocher is committed to providing his students with an enriching and engaging learning experience.

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Magesh Chandramouli

Igniting Possibilities

Magesh Chandramouli, Ph.D.

Professor of Computer Graphics Technology

Magesh Chandramouli likes to be on the cutting edge of new applications of virtual and augmented reality for the benefit of STEM and related industries.

Meet Professor Chandramouli

David Pratt

Pursuing Your Curiosity

David Pratt, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Education

David Pratt, associate professor of Education, has dedicated his career to students’ academic success from kindergarten to college, initially as a public school teacher and now as a university professor.

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Julia Rogers

Inspiring the Next Generation

JULIA L. ROGERS, D.N.P., APRN, CNS, FNP-BC, FAANP

ASSISTANT PROFESSOR OF NURSING

Julia Rogers, assistant professor of Nursing, explores the intricate world of the human body and the path to disease by integrating augmented reality into learning.

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Khair Shamaileh

Making Concepts Come Alive

KHAIR AL SHAMAILEH, PH.D.

ASSOCIATE PROFESSOR OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING

Khair Al Shamaileh uses innovative approaches to improve students’ understanding of intensive engineering topics. He helps students observe theory in action through engineering software featuring simulations and visualizations, hands-on projects and lab activities.

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More PNW Excellence in Action

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PNW Research

From cybersecurity to global studies, PNW experts deepen our understanding of the world around us.

 

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Lionhearted Leaders

These outstanding professors reflect Purdue Northwest’s commitment to exceptional teaching and mentoring.

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