Faculty Profiles

  • March 2, 2022

    Lionhearted Leaders: Afshin Zahraee

    Afshin Zahraee, assistant professor of Construction Engineering and Management Technology in the College of Technology, likes to think back to his fall 2019 Strength of Materials class when students took their first exam.

  • February 17, 2022

    Lionhearted Leaders: Shuhui (Grace) Yang

    Shuhui (Grace) Yang, professor of Computer Science and chair of Purdue University Northwest’s (PNW) Department of Computer Science, tries to open many doors for her students to participate in different areas of research.

  • February 15, 2022

    Lionhearted Leaders: Bethany Lee

    Bethany Lee, assistant professor of English and director of the PNW Writing Center, feels her role as a creative writing instructor has helped her students find media to share their feelings as they navigate a complicated educational career affected by the COVID-19 pandemic

  • December 16, 2021

    Jodi Allen trains PNW’s nurses to meet the pandemic’s challenges

    As nurses took the frontline during the COVID-19 pandemic, Jodi Allen, family nurse practitioner coordinator and assistant professor in the Purdue University Northwest College of Nursing, helped to lead PNW's response while ensuring her students could continue to get the hands-on training they needed to grow in their profession.

  • December 7, 2021

    Kim Scipes Tries to Instill Civic Participation in His Students

    Kim Scipes, sociology professor in the College of Humanities, Education and Social Sciences takes joy in having visited six of the world’s seven continents.

  • June 18, 2021

    A Real-World Approach to Nursing

    Jodi Allen, assistant professor and Family Nursing Practitioner program coordinator in the College of Nursing, has a goal to produce safe, prudent and excellent nurse practitioners.

  • March 9, 2021

    Engaging Students Beyond the Classroom

    The business law classes in the College of Business at PNW are interactive and engaging courtesy of the teaching style of Shontrai Irving, clinical associate professor of business law at PNW.

  • September 23, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Radmila Stanic

    Whether learning is taking place online or face to face, PNW professor Radmila Stanic emphasizes the importance of connecting students.

  • September 16, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Kay Rowberg

    In designing courses for fall 2020, Associate Professor of Chemistry Kay Rowberg worked with the goal of ensuring students could engage wherever they were.

  • September 10, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Bankole K. Fasanya

    PNW professor Bankole Fasanya promotes a flexible approach to learning, incorporating lab activities, real-life experience and convenient remote lectures.