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

Faculty Attending Wolfram Conference Inspired to Incorporate Computational Thinking in Coursework

New York Tech faculty across various disciplines attending the Wolfram Technology Conference, inspiring them to use Wolfram Language in research and coursework.

Faculty Fellow Premieres New York Tech Live’s March Debut

New York Tech Live! organizer and Associate Professor Jonathan Goldman discusses upcoming events in March focusing on West Side Story and skateboarding culture.

Helping Stroke Victims Get Back on Their Feet

John Handrakis, professor of physical therapy, takes part in Veterans Affairs research to improve knee movement in stroke victims.

News Byte: Babak Beheshti Discusses What’s Ahead for 5G on PBS

The dean of NYIT College of Engineering and Computing Sciences was a featured speaker on PBS’s SciTech Now.

The Scope: A Medical School Podcast

In October, NYITechnology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) launched its first podcast: The Scope, a unique podcast tailor-made for medical students.

Director of Military and Veteran Affairs Addresses the Challenges of Adjusting to Civilian Life

On Veterans Day, Frank Rivera, director of the Office of Military and Veteran Affairs, appeared in an interview with ABC News’s live online show The Debrief to discuss the challenges veterans face when they return to civilian life.

School Counseling Professor Advises Educators on Ways to Identify LGBTQ Bullying

In an article in The Conversation, Associate Professor Daniel Cinotti advises school counselors and teachers that educators must understand what constitutes bullying and its underlying causes to prevent future bullying of LGBTQ students.

NYITCOM Goes Big at OMED 2019

New York Institute of Technology College of Osteopathic Medicine (NYITCOM) students, faculty, staff, and alumni made an impressive showing at the 2019 national Osteopathic Medical Education Conference (OMED).


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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