Faculty Profiles

  • 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 18, 2020

    Two CHESS Faculty Earn Promotion to Full Professor

    Two CHESS faculty members earned promotion to full professor, effective with the start of the 2020-2021 academic year. They are Anne Edwards, Ph.D., professor of human development and family studies and Colette Morrow, Ph.D. professor of English.

  • August 13, 2020

    Virtual Hospitality, Innovative Learning

    Instructor Pitparnee Stompor shares how PNW’s White Lodging School of Hospitality and Tourism Management is building real-world experience in a hybrid learning format.

  • 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.

  • July 20, 2020

    Purdue Northwest engaging with students on campus and online for fall 2020

    While higher education institutions are adapting to the reality of the global pandemic, professors like Purdue University Northwest’s Beth Vottero are planning the most successful path forward for their students.

  • June 15, 2020

    Spotlight Profile: Magesh Chandramouli

    Magesh Chandramouli, an associate professor of computer graphics technology, is one of those amazing educators who believes strongly in the faculty-student relationship for ultimate student success.

  • May 4, 2020

    Get to Know Dr. Conroy

    Dr. Conroy puts all of herself into her work and her mission of combining philosophy with art. She doesn’t see being a college professor as a career; rather, she sees it as a lifestyle choice.

  • April 24, 2020

    Get to Know Dr. Bigott

    Connecting history to its effects on society is something that our instructors do extremely well in the Department of History & Philosophy. Dr. Joseph Bigott is no exception to this, and he takes great pride in challenging students to see how history has shaped us on a social level.

  • March 23, 2020

    Securing Students’ Futures

    Professor Quamar Niyaz uses hands-on assignments to build real-world knowledge for students in fields ranging from cybersecurity to machine learning.

  • 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.