Research is how New York Tech makes the world a better place. Our faculty and students work together on interdisciplinary and entrepreneurial approaches to tackle the world's biggest challenges in STEM areas, including technology, medicine, design, management, healthcare, and much more. From undergraduate research opportunities in engineering, architecture, life sciences, to advanced research conducted by our medical students, researchers at New York Tech fight the war on cybercrime, improve therapies for patients battling Parkinson's, Ehlers Danlos, heart, and kidney diseases, and develop designs and solutions for a safer, more sustainable future.

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Features and Videos

Students Impress in 2024 UREP Project Presentations

College of Engineering and Computing Sciences students showcased their work in the seventh annual Undergraduate Research and Entrepreneurship Program (UREP) presentations held on the New York City campus on May 9.

Health Professions Students Shine at Aletheia

The School of Health Professions hosted its annual Aletheia Research Symposium, where more than 100 students presented their scholarly work and defended their capstone projects.

Investigating Mental Health Stigma in College Students

For Mental Health Awareness Month 2024, New York Tech News highlights research by Assistant Professor of Psychology and Counseling Nayoung Kim, Ph.D., which sheds light on the relationship between race and mental health stigma.

21st Annual SOURCE Showcases Student Research

New York Tech’s annual celebration of student research and scholarly work, SOURCE, convened for its 21st year on April 26 in New York City.

Study: 400-Year-Old Painting Offers Insights for Today’s Marketers

An eye movement study led by the College of Arts and Sciences’ Robert G. Alexander, Ph.D., suggests that techniques used in a Baroque-era painting could help today’s marketers catch the attention of modern consumers.

Celebrating Research and Scholarship

Faculty and staff gathered at NYIT de Seversky Mansion to celebrate one another’s academic research and achievements at the annual Faculty Scholars recognition event.

Renovated Engineering Labs Unveiled on New York City Campus

The College of Engineering and Computing Sciences held its grand opening of newly renovated laboratory spaces, poised to provide students with a state-of-the-art research experience.

Preventing Blood Clots in Gamers

A new study from the Center for Esports Medicine analyzes whether compression sleeves worn below the knee or short walking breaks can enhance blood flow and reduce blood clot risk in gamers.

News Spotlight

Woman scientist using lab machinery in new engineering and biology lab

New Lab Fosters Interdisciplinary Research in Engineering and Biology

In 2020, New York Institute of Technology opened the Biomedical Sciences and Bioengineering Laboratory, allowing faculty to train students and pursue interdisciplinary research.Read the story


Research Centers

  • Center for Cancer Research

    Multidisciplinary approaches are used to study the mechanisms of cancer initiation and progression, develop innovative technologies for earlier cancer detection and diagnosis, and discover novel cancer therapy

  • Center for Facility and Infrastructure Systems

    Conducts research that identifies improvements to buildings and other structures, demonstrating effective programs for implementing upgrades

  • Center for Water Resources Management

    Develops and advances innovative practices, solutions, legal strategies, and management of a range of water resource settings

  • Entrepreneurship & Technology Innovation Center

    Focuses on IT and cybersecurity; bioengineering and medical devices; and energy and green technologies

  • Global Health

    Explores risk factors, causes of disease, and determinants of healthcare/delivery systems


    Specialties include anatomy, biomedical, family medicine, OMM, and clinical specialties

  • Sports Medicine

    Specialties include OMM, physical and occupational therapies, training, nutrition, and concussion and injury prevention and treatment