Spotlights & Profiles

Faculty & Staff Spotlights

  • Bijender Kumar

    "I relish how a person who was born in extreme poverty in India can make it to this level." said the recent IUPUI Kelley graduate.

  • Laura Swessel, IU Southeast

    The adjunct professor was invited to an archaeologic dig in Montana that resulted in the unearthing of a T. rex fossil.

  • Steve Moore, IU East

    "The potential here is off the charts," the head coach of the new men's soccer program said.

  • Kurt Matz, IU South Bend

    Meet the IU alum serving as chief of the IU Police Department on the regional campus.

  • Double life

    In the summer, IU Northwest's microcomputer director Mark Uncapher takes on a new identity as Rusty the Railcat.

  • Tonya Breymier, IU East

    "I look at mentoring more as being a lifelong journey," the nursing education pioneer said.

  • Wayne James, IU Northwest

    Meet the new police chief who began his career in law enforcement with help from a strong network of mentors.

  • Kalim Shah, IU Northwest

    Meet the assistant professor who will be lecturing in Washington D.C. at the U.S. State Department's Foreign Affairs Institute.

  • Carrie Longley, IU East

    The assistant professor of fine arts is creating a 3-D map that aims to make scientific data more user-friendly.

  • Chauncey Frend, IUPUI

    Reconstructions of ancient Rome and augmented reality exhibits of fossils are only part of this virtuality reality researcher's work.

  • Dianne Roden, IU Kokomo

    The corporate finance professor holds a fifth-degree black belt in taekwondo.

  • Jennifer King Lindley, IU South Bend

    The instructor was scrolling through Twitter and discovered she had won a National Magazine Award.

  • Gerry Stroman, IU Kokomo

    The chancellor's chief of staff has witnessed change and a great deal of growth in her three decades on campus.

  • Apu Kapadia, IU Bloomington

    The computer science professor's research includes the human side of privacy and wearable technology.

  • Ange Cooksey, IU East

    The humanities lecturer has incorporated yoga into a treatment regimen for her Type 1 diabetes.

  • Lawrence Kuznar, IPFW

    The anthropology professor never dreamed his research would lead him to the Pentagon as an ISIS analyst.

  • John Dalton, IU East

    Read a Q&A with the communications director, who has sold more than 30 film screenplays he has written.

  • Brandi Host, IU Bloomington

    With an institution as big as IU, her job hosting conferences at home and away is no small business.

  • Nicholas Zyromski, IU School of Medicine

    When he’s not in the operating room, the IU Health surgeon is making music.

  • Eve Bottando, IU Northwest

    Studying the selfie is the focus of this assistant professor's new mass communication course.