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

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.

MayFest: 2019

On May 7, the community came together for an afternoon of fun and games.

STUDENT POV: 16th Annual SOURCE Presentations

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

Faculty Profile: Claude Gagna

The associate professor of Life Sciences is using DNA to revolutionize drug research.

18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception: Celebrating NYIT’s Creative Achievements

Nearly 190 scholars, scientists, professionals, and researchers were honored at the 18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception at NYIT de Seversky Mansion on April 11.

Earth Day 2019: How a Planetary Diet Could Save Our World

Associate Professor Lorraine Mongiello, DRPH, talks to The Box about the Planetary Health Diet and the impact it has on people’s overall health and the environment.

18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception

On April 11, 2019, faculty members were recognized for their work at the 18th Annual Faculty Scholars Reception.


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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