Our Faculty

NYIT’s faculty of researchers and passionate teacher-scholars educates and inspires the next generation of makers and doers, inventors and innovators, and leaders and entrepreneurs. Our faculty engages NYIT students both inside and outside of the classroom, helping them to graduate career-ready and prepared to make the world a better place.

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Features and Videos

Brain Therapy: New Treatments for Neurological Problems

With novel, interdisciplinary approaches to care, physicians and health professionals at NYIT are improving the lives of those with neurological disorders and making breakthroughs in the field.

Jaime Martinez Awarded Grant to Spur Innovation in STEM Teaching

Associate Professor Jaime (Jim) Martinez, Ph.D., won a nearly $50,000 to support innovative science teaching, starting with hosting the largest CESTEMER conference at NYIT Auditorium on Broadway.

Faculty Receive $300K in Internal Grants

The Office of Academic Affairs awarded more than $300,000 in internal grants to tenure and tenure-track faculty.

Michael Nizich Presents on the Importance of International Education

At the National Association of Foreign Student Advisors Annual Conference & Expo, the director of NYIT’s Entrepreneurship and Technology Innovation Center (ETIC) spoke about the ETIC’s programs and how they encourage students to think globally.

Five Questions with Carl Abraham on the Measles Outbreak

Assistant Professor Carl Abraham, M.D., sat down with The Box to talk about the outbreak and why the United States is at risk of losing its status as a national that has eliminated measles.

The New York City Campus Buzzes With Inspiration During Creative Tech Week

New York Institute of Technology played host to several sessions during the annual event.

Digitally Disruptive: AI Innovation Takes Center Stage at NYIT

Scientists, business leaders, professors, and tech experts gathered at NYIT-Long Island to discuss ways that AI could disrupt industries and professions.

STUDENT POV: 16th Annual SOURCE Presentations

More than 160 students presented research at the 16th Annual SOURCE (Symposium of University Research and Creative Expression).


By the Numbers

  • NYIT Faculty: 364 full-time, 536 part-time
  • Gender Ratio

    NYIT Faculty Gender Ratio: 59% male, 41% female
  • Racial and Ethnic Makeup

    NYIT Faculty Racial Ethnic Groups Graphic
    • American Indian/Alaska Native: <1%
    • Asian: 22%
    • Black/African-American: 3%
    • Hispanic/Latino: 3%
    • Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander: <1%
    • Two or more races: <1%
    • White: 70%
  • Achievements

    • 111 authors with 281 publication credits

    • 95 presenters with 336 conference presentations

    • 30 honorees with 87 awards

    • 4 designers with 7 exhibitions

    • 139 grant recipients with 220 grants received (internal and external)

    • 2 patent holders with 4 patents

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