Our Faculty

Our faculty of researchers and passionate teacher-scholars educates and inspires the next generation of makers and doers, inventors and innovators, and leaders and entrepreneurs. By instilling a growth mindset in our students, New York Tech faculty help them to graduate career-ready and prepared to make the world a better place.

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Features and Videos

Polly Want to Climb?

For the first time, NYITCOM researchers find that parrots, which cannot grasp surfaces with their wings, climb by using their head as a third “limb.”

MayFest 2022

The Long Island and New York City campuses were buzzing with fun-filled activities from May 2 through 6, when students, faculty, and staff came together to celebrate the end of the academic year at MayFest.

VR Game Helps Those with Learning Disabilities

New York Tech’s UX/UI Design and Development, M.A. program made an impressive showing at MIT’s annual extended reality (XR) hackathon, Reality Hack.

Faculty Forum: Telemedicine Matures During the Pandemic

In Part II of the series, Associate Professor Shinu Kuriakose focuses on the challenges and opportunities of telemedicine, as well as the hurdles that need to be overcome.

Why Sense of Touch Varies Among Individuals

New NYITCOM anatomy research may explain why some individuals are more sensitive to tactile sensations than others.

Cultural Competency in Mental Health Treatment

In recognition of Mental Health Awareness Month 2022, clinical psychologist Anu Raj, Psy.D., shares tips for finding a culturally competent therapist.

NYITCOM Researchers: “Moderate Caffeine Intake with Age”

Research conducted by NYITCOM students and faculty suggests that high caffeine consumption disrupts heart rhythm in older individuals.

New York Tech Gives Back

More than 150 volunteers from New York Tech’s Long Island, New York City, and Vancouver campuses participated in the university’s fifth annual Community Engagement Day, logging over 250 hours of service.


By the Numbers

  • NYIT Faculty: 342 full-time, 518 part-time
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    Percent of full-time faculty holding terminal degrees

  • Areas of Expertise

    • Anatomy
    • Architectural Technology
    • Artificial Intelligence
    • Bioengineering/Biotechnology
    • Computer Science
    • Construction Engineering
    • Data Science
    • Digital Design
    • DNA
    • Engineering
    • Entrepreneurship
    • Environmental Technology
    • Exercise Science Heart Disease
    • Human Resources Management
    • Marketing
    • Osteopathic Medicine
    • Psychology
    • Sports Medicine
    • Sustainability/Sustainable Design
  • 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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