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New undergraduate students: Please check your Admitted Student Portal to determine if you need a Placement Exam OR Advisement Appointment. Instructions will be provided.


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Please note: If you are unable to find a time that works for you, you can connect with your academic department’s main point of contact (listed below) to help arrange an appointment with the appropriate advisor.


Graduate students (new and current): Please contact your academic department directly. You will find their contact information below.

Undergraduate Programs

Architecture & Design

Architectural Technology, A.A.S. or B.S.

Long Island

Ana Espinal
Education Hall, Room 123
516.686.7678
aespin01@nyit.edu

New York City

Madina Seldina
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1116
212.261.1629
mseldina@nyit.edu


Architecture, B.Arch.

Long Island

Ana Espinal
Education Hall, Room 123
516.686.7678
aespin01@nyit.edu

New York City

Madina Seldina
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1116
212.261.1629
mseldina@nyit.edu


Interior Design, B.F.A.

Long Island

Charles Matz
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1110
212.261.1553
cmatz@nyit.edu

New York City

Charles Matz
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1110
212.261.1553
cmatz@nyit.edu


Arts & Sciences

Behavioral Sciences
Criminal Justice, B.S.

Long Island

Crystal Cole-Nelson
John J. Theobald Hall, Room 427
516.686.3882
cnelson@nyit.edu

New York City

Reginald Jasmin
1855 Broadway, Room 402
212.261.1576
rjasmin@nyit.edu

Susana Case
16 W. 61st Street, Room 1016
212.261.1528
shcase@nyit.edu


Psychology, B.S.

Long Island

Crystal Cole-Nelson
John J. Theobald Hall, Room 427
516.686.3882
cnelson@nyit.edu

New York City

Susana Case
16 W. 61st Street, Room 1016
212.261.1528
shcase@nyit.edu


Sociology/Social Work, B.S.

Long Island

Crystal Cole-Nelson
John J. Theobald Hall, Room 427
516.686.3882
cnelson@nyit.edu

New York City

Susana Case
16 W. 61st Street, Room 1016
212.261.1528
shcase@nyit.edu


Biological and Chemical Sciences
Biology, B.S.

All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via NYIT email. For further assistance, please contact:

Long Island

Reginald Jasmin
Theobald Hall, Room 424
rjasmin@nyit.edu

New York City

Reginald Jasmin
16 W. 61st Street, Room 824
212.261.1576
rjasmin@nyit.edu


Biotechnology, B.S.

All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via NYIT email. For further assistance, please contact:

Long Island

Reginald Jasmin
Theobald Hall, Room 424
rjasmin@nyit.edu

New York City

Reginald Jasmin
16 W. 61st Street, Room 824
212.261.1576
rjasmin@nyit.edu


Chemistry, B.S.

All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via NYIT email. For further assistance, please contact:

Long Island

Reginald Jasmin
Theobald Hall, Room 424
rjasmin@nyit.edu

New York City

Reginald Jasmin
16 W. 61st Street, Room 824
212.261.1576
rjasmin@nyit.edu


Life Sciences, B.S. with Biomedical Engineering option

All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via NYIT email. For further assistance, please contact:

Long Island

Reginald Jasmin
Theobald Hall, Room 424
516.686.3883
rjasmin@nyit.edu

New York City

Reginald Jasmin
16 W. 61st Street, Room 824
212.261.1576
rjasmin@nyit.edu


Life Sciences/Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine, Combined B.S./D.O.

Long Island

Halina Diener
Theobald Hall, Room 422
516.686.3887
hdiener@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Life Sciences/Masters in Occupational Therapy, Combined B.S./M.S.

Long Island

Joseph Holloway
Theobald Hall, Room 424
516.686.7486
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Life Sciences/Doctor of Physical Therapy, Combined B.S./D.P.T.

Long Island

Joseph Holloway
Theobald Hall, Room 424
516.686.7486
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Life Sciences/Masters in Physician Assistant Studies, Combined B.S./M.S.

Long Island

Joseph Holloway
Theobald Hall, Room 424
516.686.7486
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Communication Arts
Advertising, Public Relations, and Technology, B.F.A.

Long Island

Roseann Rizzo
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105
516.686.1323
rrizzo01@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
16 West 61 St., Room 1012
212.261.1711
lnakonec@nyit.edu


Communication Arts, A.A.S. or B.F.A.

Long Island

Roseann Rizzo
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105
516.686.1323
rrizzo01@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
16 West 61 St., Room 1012
212.261.1711
lnakonec@nyit.edu


Communication and Media Production, B.F.A.

Long Island

Roseann Rizzo
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105
516.686.1323
rrizzo01@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
16 West 61 St., Room 1012
212.261.1711
lnakonec@nyit.edu


Digital Film and Television Production, B.F.A.

Long Island

Roseann Rizzo
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105
516.686.1323
rrizzo01@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
16 West 61 St., Room 1012
212.261.1711
lnakonec@nyit.edu


Global and Electronic Journalism, B.F.A.

Long Island

Roseann Rizzo
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105
516.686.1323
rrizzo01@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
16 West 61 St., Room 1012
212.261.1711
lnakonec@nyit.edu


Core Curriculum
Mathematics

Long Island

Kathy Zhou
Harry Schure Hall, Room 112A
516.686.7535
yzhou12@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Ranja Roy
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 114
516.686.1096
rroy@nyit.edu


Physics

Long Island

Kathy Zhou
Harry Schure Hall, Room 112A
516.686.7535
yzhou12@nyit.edu

New York City

Nina Abdullah
16 West 61st Street, Room 816
646.273.6026
nabdul07@nyit.edu


Digital Art and Design
Digital Arts, B.F.A.

Long Island

Joseph Vasikauskas
Midge Karr Fine Arts, Room 200
516.686.7542
jvasikau@nyit.edu

New York City

Eftihia Christoforatos
16 W 61st, Room 911
212.261.1796
echristo@nyit.edu


Graphic Design, B.F.A.

Long Island

Joseph Vasikauskas
Midge Karr Fine Arts, Room 200
516.686.7542
jvasikau@nyit.edu

New York City

Eftihia Christoforatos
16 W 61st, Room 911
212.261.1796
echristo@nyit.edu


English and Speech
English, B.A.

Long Island

Loraine Lazarus
Balding House, Room 101
516.686.7557
llazarus@nyit.edu

New York City

Aiping Gao
16 West 61st, Room 611
212.261.1577
agao@nyit.edu


For assistance, please contact the department between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.


English Language Institute

Long Island

Emily Rukobo
Whitney Lane House, Room 205
516.686.7686
ezykoruk@nyit.edu

New York City

Sabina Khantimirova
16 W. 61st Street, Room 1102
646.273.6202
skhantim@nyit.edu

Jennifer Rubin
16 W. 61st Street, Room 617
646.273.6196
jrubin04@nyit.edu


Interdisciplinary Studies
Interdisciplinary Studies, B.A., B.S., or B.P.S.

Long Island

Dina Karafantis, Ph.D.
Theobald Hall, Room 429
dkarafan@nyit.edu
516.686.7497

New York City

Irene Wynn
Program Coordinator
26 West 61st St., Room 219
ilee04@nyit.edu
646.273.6079


Social Sciences
Political Science, B.S.

Long Island

Ellen Katz
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 401B
212.261.1548
ekatz@nyit.edu

New York City

Ellen Katz
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 401B
212.261.1548
ekatz@nyit.edu


Urban Administration, B.S.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Irene Wynn
Program Coordinator
16 West 61st St., Room 824
646.273.6079
ilee04@nyit.edu

Mon, Wed, Thr: 10 – 11 a.m.,
and 12 – 3:30 p.m. and by appointment


Engineering & Computing Sciences

Computer Science, B.S.

Long Island

Allison Garfinkel
Harry Schure Hall, Room 219
516.686.7523
aseroka@nyit.edu

New York City

Patricia Backman
1855 Broadway, Room 822-C3
212.261.1668
pbackman@nyit.edu


Electrical and Computer Engineering, B.S.

Long Island

Allison Garfinkel
Harry Schure Hall, Room 219
516.686.7523
aseroka@nyit.edu

New York City

Patricia Backman
1855 Broadway, Room 822-C3
212.261.1668
pbackman@nyit.edu


Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, B.S.

Long Island

Patricia Backman
1855 Broadway, Room 822-C3
212.261.1668
pbackman@nyit.edu

New York City

Patricia Backman
1855 Broadway, Room 822-C3
212.261.1668
pbackman@nyit.edu


Engineering Management, B.S.

Long Island

Dr. Xun Yu
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 115
516.686.7829
xyu13@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Information Technology, B.S.

Long Island

Allison Garfinkel
Harry Schure Hall, Room 219
516.686.7523
aseroka@nyit.edu

New York City

Patricia Backman
1855 Broadway, Room 822-C3
212.261.1668
pbackman@nyit.edu


Mechanical Engineering, B.S.

Long Island

Dr. Xun Yu
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 115
516.686.7829
xyu13@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Telecommunications Network Management, B.S.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

1855 Broadway, 822-C2
212.261.1668


Health Professions

Health Sciences, B.S. or Health and Wellness, B.S.

Long Island

Stella Leandrou
Riland Building, Room 366
516.686.3803
sleand01@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Nursing, B.S.

Long Island

Professor Laura Friedland
Nursing Advisor
500 Building, Room 506 C
631-241-5952
lfriedla@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Management

Business Administration, A.A.S. or B.S.

Long Island

Maria Dinanno
Wisser Library, Room 309
516.686.7920
mdinanno@nyit.edu

Monday – Friday: 10:30 a.m. – 2 p.m.
and 3 – 5:30 p.m.

New York City

Patthara Chandaragga
26 West 61st, Room 501
212.261.1595
pchandar@nyit.edu


Hospitality Management, B.P.S.

Long Island

Maria Dinanno
Wisser Library, Room 309
516.686.7920
mdinanno@nyit.edu

Monday – Thursday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m., walk in and by appointment
Friday: by appointment only

New York City

Saoni Alvarado
26 West 61st Street, Room 508
212.261.1764
salvar10@nyit.edu

Monday – Friday: 10 a.m. – 4 p.m.



Graduate Programs

Architecture & Design

Architecture, M.Arch.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

David Diamond
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1118
212.261.1740
grad.arch@nyit.edu


Architecture, Urban, and Regional Design, M.S.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Jeffrey Raven, FAIA, LEED AP BD+C
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1110
212.261.1547
jraven@nyit.edu


Arts & Sciences

Communication Arts
Communication Arts, M.A.

Long Island

Donald Fizzinoglia
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105A
516.686.1468
dfizzino@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
16 West 61st Street, Room 1012
212.261.1711
lnakonec@nyit.edu


Digital Art and Design
Animation, M.F.A.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
16 W 61st, Room 917
212.261.1715
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Fine Arts and Technology, M.F.A.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
16 W 61st, Room 917
212.261.1715
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Graphic Design, M.F.A.

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
16 W 61st, Room 917
212.261.1715
ckerigan@nyit.edu


User Experience/User Interface (UX/UI) Design and Development, M.A

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
16 W. 61st Street, Room 917
212.261.1715
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Education
Adolescent Education, M.S.

Long Island

Minaz Fazal, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 339
516.686.7777
mfazal@nyit.edu

New York City

Minaz Fazal, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 339
516.686.7777
mfazal@nyit.edu


Childhood Education, M.S.

Long Island

Minaz Fazal, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 339
516.686.7777
mfazal@nyit.edu

New York City

Minaz Fazal, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 339
516.686.7777
mfazal@nyit.edu


Early Childhood Education, M.S.

Long Island

Minaz Fazal, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 339
516.686.7777
mfazal@nyit.edu

New York City

Minaz Fazal, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 339
516.686.7777
mfazal@nyit.edu


Instructional Technology
Instructional Technology, M.S. or Certificate

Long Island

Melda Yildiz, Ed. D.
Wisser Library, Room 334
516.686.7777
myildiz@nyit.edu

New York City

Melda Yildiz, Ed. D.
Wisser Library, Room 334
516.686.7777
myildiz@nyit.edu


School Counseling
School Counseling, M.S.

Long Island

Daniel Cinotti, Ph.D.
16 West 61st St., Room 1017
212.261.1541
dcinotti@nyit.edu

New York City

Daniel Cinotti, Ph.D.
16 West 61st St., Room 1017
212.261.1541
dcinotti@nyit.edu


School Leadership and Technology
School Leadership and Technology, Advanced Diploma

Long Island

Robert Feirsen
Wisser Library, Room 333
516.686.1169
rfeirsen@nyit.edu

New York City

Robert Feirsen
Wisser Library, Room 333
516.686.1169
rfeirsen@nyit.edu


Engineering & Computing Sciences

Bioengineering, M.S.

Long Island

Aydin Farajidavar
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 217
516.686.4041
afarajid@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Computer Science, M.S.

Long Island

Christopher Springston
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 223
516.686.4912
csprings@nyit.edu

For advisement assistance, please visit the office Monday to Friday, 10:30am – 4:30pm.

New York City

Maharshi Shah
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 822-C1
212.261.1603
mshah41@nyit.edu

For advisement assistance, please visit the office Monday to Friday, 10:30am – 4:30pm.


Cybersecurity (Information, Network, and Computer Security) M.S.

Long Island

Christopher Springston
Harry Schure Hall, Room 223
516.686.4912
csprings@nyit.edu

New York City

Maharshi Shah
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 822-C1
212.261.1603
mshah41@nyit.edu


Data Science, M.S.

Long Island

Maharshi Shah
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 822-C1
212.261.1603
mshah41@nyit.edu

For advisement assistance, please visit the office Monday to Friday, 10:30am – 4:30pm.

New York City

Maharshi Shah
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 822-C1
212.261.1603
mshah41@nyit.edu

For advisement assistance, please visit the office Monday to Friday, 10:30am – 4:30pm.


Electrical and Computer Engineering, M.S.

Long Island

Christopher Springston
Harry Schure Hall, Room 223
516.686.4912
makhtar@nyit.edu

New York City

Maharshi Shah
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 822-C1
212.261.1603
makhtar@nyit.edu


Energy Management, M.S.

Long Island

Robert N. Amundsen, Ph.D.
Mon., Wed., Fri. 3:30-5:30 p.m.
Harry Schure Hall, Room 224A
516.686.7578
ramundse@nyit.edu

New York City

Robert N. Amundsen, Ph.D.
516.686.7578
ramundse@nyit.edu
Hours by appointment


Environmental Technology and Sustainability, M.S.

Long Island

Dr. David Nadler
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 226-C
516.686.1373
dnadler@nyit.edu
Hours by appointment

New York City

Dr. David Nadler
dnadler@nyit.edu
Hours by appointment


Mechanical Engineering, M.S.

Long Island

Dr. Xun Yu
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 115
516.686.7829
xyu13@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Health Professions

Clinical Nutrition, M.S.

Long Island

Mindy Haar, Ph.D.
Riland Academic Health Care Center
Room 349
516.686.3818
mhaar@nyit.edu

New York City

Mindy Haar, Ph.D.
Riland Academic Health Care Center
Room 349
516.686.3818
mhaar@nyit.edu


Occupational Therapy, M.S.

Long Island

Razan Hamed, PhD, OTR/L
Associate Professor and Department Chair
Riland Building, Room 333
516.686.3863
rhamed@nyit.edu

Melanie Austin-McCain, OTD, MPA, OTR/L
Assistant Professor
Riland Building
516.686.1131
mausti04@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Physical Therapy, D.P.T.

Long Island

Maria Gerard
500 Building, Room 501
516.686.7696
mgerard@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Physician Assistant Studies, M.S.

During priority registration periods, MSPA students should wait to receive advisement via email. Information will be provided prior to your online registration appointment date. If you did not receive an email, or if you experience registration issues, please contact pa@nyit.edu.

Long Island

Students taking undergraduate-level courses in the B.S./M.S. program should receive advisement from the Biological and Chemical Sciences department:

Suzana Rebecca
Riland, Room 352
516.686.7407
Suzana.Rebecca@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Management

Business Administration, M.B.A.

Long Island

Marie Belizaire-Chery
Wisser Library, Room 315
516.686.7972
mbeliz01@nyit.edu

Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and
Friday: 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
Wednesday: 10 a.m. – 6 p.m.

New York City

Konstance Teleisha
26 West 61st Street, Room 501
212.261.1601
kteleish@nyit.edu


Human Resources Management and Labor Relations, M.S.

Long Island

Maya Kroumova, Ph.D.
Wisser Library, Room 306
516.686.1171
mkroumov@nyit.edu

Patricia Brustman, PHR, SHRM-CP
Wisser Library, Room 333
516.686.7722
pbrustma@nyit.edu

New York City

Professor Ninehan
26 W. 61st, Room 411
646.273.6071
wninehan@nyit.edu
Monday: 3 – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 3 – 6:30 p.m.

Maya Kroumova, Ph.D.
26 West 61 Street, Room 411
212.261.1667
mkroumov@nyit.edu