Faculty Profiles

  • October 20, 2020

    Exploring the Depths of Mathematics

    A PNW professor of mathematics, Nicoleta Tarfulea conducts research that helps us analyze biological processes from population biology to subcellular molecular systems.

  • 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 21, 2020

    Coupling Forensic Casework with Continuing Education

    With more than 15 years of experience in forensic science, Christian Westring applies new innovations in the field of forensic genetics to benefit law enforcement investigations and public safety.

  • 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.

  • August 31, 2020

    NSF Grant Award: Vijay Devabhaktuni and Khair Al Shamaileh

    We are #PNWEngineeringProud of ECE Department Chair Vijay Devabhaktuni, Ph.D. and Khair Al Shamaileh, Ph.D.! Their collaborative NSF proposal has just been awarded a total of $200,000 for Purdue University Northwest.

  • August 24, 2020

    The Pursuit of Particles

    James Dolen, assistant professor in the PNW Department of Chemistry and Physics, dedicates his research to discovering new particles and working to better understand the forces and fundamental building blocks of our universe.

  • August 7, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Nicolae Tarfulea

    Dr. Nicolae Tarfulea, a Professor of Mathematics at Purdue University Northwest (PNW) is genuinely curious and always excited to learn. Tarfulea was born and raised in Romania.

  • February 21, 2020

    Professor Shengyong Zhang Develops Practical Applications for Powerful Math

    From speed bumps to acoustics, Professor Shenyong Zhang helps students develop mathematical models of practical engineering systems.

  • January 17, 2020

    Mentoring Future Engineers

    Professor Khair Al Shamaileh is passionate about applying engineering concepts to create solutions to the most challenging projects that have a direct impact on humanity.

  • December 17, 2019

    Generating Fuel from the Sun

    Dr. Nesrin Ozalp specializes in the area of designing novel solar reactors for emission-free generation of fuels.