Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Management Advisory Board


The Advisory Board provides guidance to the School of Engineering and Computing Sciences, department of Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Management, and promotes a continuing relationship between NYIT students, faculty, alumni and industry experts.


  • advise and assist the two programs on academic and professional matters
  • provide input on current trends in industry
  • identify necessary skills and areas of interest for curriculum development
  • promote and enhance the quality of the programs
  • identify projects and funding sources

Mechanical Engineering and Engineering Management Advisory Board Members

Dr. Dazong Wang
Director/Vehicle Integration
General Motor North America Car Group

Dr. Tsan-Hsiang Shih
ICOMP/NASA Glenn Center, OAI

Ms. Diane Blankenhorn
Research and Development
KeySpan Energy

Robert R. Arrighi
General Manager
Kerns Manufacturing Corp.

Mr. Bernard Rachowitz
Former President
Fuel Components Integrators, Inc.

Murat Eron, Phd

Mr. John Shipman
Department Manager, Electric Vehicles
Consolidated Edison Company Of New York, Inc.

Dr. Hossein Rahemi
Professor and Chairman, Department of Engineering and Technology
Vaughn College of Aeronautics and Technology

John J. Eff, Jr., DGCP (B.S., ’73)
JJ Energy Associates

Robert Fox
Genesys Engineering P.C

Joe Ambrosio
Mechanical Engineer
EMD ElectroMotive Design LLC

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