Spotlights & Profiles

Faculty & Staff Spotlights

  • David Lewis

    In the University Library director's 20 years at the campus institution, one thing has remained constant: change.

  • Khalilah Shabazz

    The Multicultural Center director is restoring the center's former name and purpose.

  • Kim Saxton

    The Kelley School of Business professor has been praised for expanding the horizons of students and faculty alike.

  • Sandra Lemons

    "Well-adjusted international students gain the confidence they need to take part in classroom discussions," said the international affairs associate director.

  • NiCole Keith

    "It's the simplest of ideas that make the biggest differences," said the leader of the Physically Active Residential Communities and Schools program.

  • Rob Helfenbein

    The Center for Urban & Multicultural Education director said he is heartened by the growth in public conversations about education.

  • Paul Carlin

    An avid runner, the economics professor is looking forward to continuing his passion after he retires in May.

  • Lee Larkins

    "We all believe that it's important to reach out to others," the assistant coach said of the women's basketball team's community service efforts.

  • Mathew Powers

    "I feel like I'm in the Yukon just before somebody struck gold," said the IU School of Informatics and Computing lecturer of the future of the gaming industry.

  • Brian Dixon

    The health informatics expert was named one of this year's "Forty Under 40" by the Indianapolis Business Journal.

  • Randall Shepard

    The National Jurist has named the former chief justice, now a Distinguished Visiting Professor at IUPUI, one of the Most Influential People in Legal Education.

  • Max Miller

    The academic advisor helps keep student athletes on track in the classroom.

  • 'The Cool Bus'

    A group of friends turned an old school bus into a mobile literary arts center for Indianapolis children.

  • David Pierce

    The kinesiology assistant professor is putting his students behind the scenes of some major sporting events and teams in Indianapolis.

  • Charlotte Westerhaus-Renfrow

    The Kelley School of Business faculty member has made higher education her primary passion.

  • Mark Dirlam

    The IU School of Dentistry graphic artist has spent decades visualizing the school's achievements.

  • Zeb Davenport

    The vice chancellor for student affairs is collaborating with other experts in the field to help men and women become senior student affairs officers.

  • Sharon Holland

    For more than 40 years, Holland has been keeping alumni connected with IU.

  • Steve Viehweg

    The faculty member fills many roles at IUPUI, including serving as an emcee while often donning unusual hats to make the evening memorable.

  • Paula Parker-Sawyers

    The former deputy mayor of Indianapolis has joined the Indiana Clinical and Translational Sciences Institute.