Find an Advisor

Newly Admitted Undergraduate Students: Please check your Admitted Student Portal to determine if you need a placement exam prior to advisement or if you are ready to make an advising appointment right away. Instructions will be provided once you log in.

Admitted Student Portal

Freshmen: Schedule an appointment with the Advising and Enrichment Center or stop by Drop-In Advising for immediate virtual assistance for general questions.

Sophomores/Juniors/Seniors: Please contact your academic department directly. You will find their contact information below.


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


*NEW* All students are advised to frequently check the Modes of Instruction within their course schedules for any updates or changes.

Undergraduate Programs

Architecture & Design

Architecture, B.Arch.

Director: Giovanni Santamaria
Please schedule an advising appointment, and select the Architecture location for your home campus. For additional questions, or if you are unable to find a suitable time, please contact the department's administrative specialist for your home campus below.

Long Island & New York City

Madina Seldina
mseldina@nyit.edu


Digital Arts, B.F.A.

Department Chair: Rozina Vavetsi
Please email the academic advisor below for an advising appointment.

Long Island & New York City

Christine Kerigan
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Graphic Design, B.F.A.

Department Chair: Rozina Vavetsi
Please email the academic advisor below for an advising appointment.

Long Island & New York City

Christine Kerigan
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Interior Design, B.F.A.

Director: Gertrudis Brens
Please schedule an advising appointment, and select the Interior Design location for your home campus. For additional questions, or if you are unable to find a suitable time, please contact the department's administrative assistant for your home campus below.

Long Island & New York City

Susan Sternberg
sstern05@nyit.edu


Arts & Sciences

Behavioral Sciences
Criminal Justice, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Maria LaPadula Perez
To make an appointment, please contact one of the faculty members in the department listed below based on your campus. Students going into their senior year should contact the department chair at mlapadul@nyit.edu.

Long Island

Dr. Dina Karafantis
dkarafan@nyit.edu

Dr. Emily Restivo
erestivo@nyit.edu

Dr. Nicole Calma-Roddin
ncalmaro@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Melissa Huey
mhuey@nyit.edu


Psychology, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Maria LaPadula Perez
To make an appointment, please contact one of the faculty members in the department listed below based on your campus. Students going into their senior year should contact the department chair at mlapadul@nyit.edu.

Long Island

Dr. Dina Karafantis
dkarafan@nyit.edu

Dr. Emily Restivo
erestivo@nyit.edu

Dr. Nicole Calma-Roddin
ncalmaro@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Melissa Huey
mhuey@nyit.edu


Sociology/Social Work, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Maria LaPadula Perez
To make an appointment, please contact one of the faculty members in the department listed below based on your campus. Students going into their senior year should contact the department chair at mlapadul@nyit.edu.

Long Island

Dr. Dina Karafantis
dkarafan@nyit.edu

Dr. Emily Restivo
erestivo@nyit.edu

Dr. Nicole Calma-Roddin
ncalmaro@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Melissa Huey
mhuey@nyit.edu


Biological and Chemical Sciences
Biology, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via New York Tech email.


Biotechnology, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via New York Tech email.


Chemistry, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via New York Tech email.


Life Sciences, B.S. with Biomedical Engineering option

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
All current students will be assigned to an academic advisor mid-semester, and will be notified via New York Tech email.


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

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
For advising, please email the advisor below.

Long Island

Mena Youssef
mena.youssef@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


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

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
For advising, please email the advisor below.

Long Island

Joseph Holloway
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


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

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
For advising, please email the advisor below.

Long Island

Joseph Holloway
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


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

Department Chair: Dr. Michael Hadjiargyrou
For advising, please email the advisor below.

Long Island

Joseph Holloway
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


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

Department Chair: Donald Fizzinoglia
Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Don Fizzinoglia
dfizzino@nyit.edu

Jim Fauvell
jfauvell@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
lnakonec@nyit.edu

Youjeong Kim
ykim71@nyit.edu


Communication and Media Production, B.F.A.

Department Chair: Donald Fizzinoglia
Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Don Fizzinoglia
dfizzino@nyit.edu

Jim Fauvell
jfauvell@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
lnakonec@nyit.edu

Youjeong Kim
ykim71@nyit.edu


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

Department Chair: Donald Fizzinoglia
Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Don Fizzinoglia
dfizzino@nyit.edu

Jim Fauvell
jfauvell@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
lnakonec@nyit.edu

Youjeong Kim
ykim71@nyit.edu


Global and Electronic Journalism, B.F.A.

Department Chair: Donald Fizzinoglia
Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Don Fizzinoglia
dfizzino@nyit.edu

Jim Fauvell
jfauvell@nyit.edu

New York City

Lyubov Nakonechna
lnakonec@nyit.edu

Youjeong Kim
ykim71@nyit.edu


Humanities
English Language Institute

Long Island & New York City

Michael Schiavi
16 West 61st Street, Room 614
212.261.1581
mschiavi@nyit.edu


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

Department Chair: Dr. Katherine Williams
Please schedule an advising appointment, select the Interdisciplinary Studies – Virtual location and select the advisor

Long Island & New York City

Dr. Elizabeth Donaldson
edonalds@nyit.edu

Dr. Lori Jirousek-Falls
ljirouse@nyit.edu

Dr. Katherine Williams
kwilliam@nyit.edu

Dr. Kate O’Hara
kohara@nyit.edu


Math & Physics
Mathematics

Department Chair: Dr. Ranja Roy
Please email Dr. Ranja Roy (rroy@nyit.edu) for advisement for Math Minors and Dr. Ranja Roy or Dr. Jungho Park (jpark10@nyit.edu) for Math Major advisement. For additional questions, please contact the department's administrative assistant for your home campus below.

Long Island

Kathy Zhou
yzhou12@nyit.edu

New York City

Nina Abdullah
nabdul07@nyit.edu


Physics

Department Chair: Dr. Roger Yu
Please email Dr. Roger Yu (ryu@nyit.edu) for an advisement appointment. For additional questions, please contact the department's administrative assistant for your home campus below.

Long Island

Kathy Zhou
yzhou12@nyit.edu

New York City

Nina Abdullah
nabdul07@nyit.edu


Engineering & Computing Sciences

Computer Science, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Frank Lee (LI)) and Dr. Yoshi Saito (NYC)
Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Allison Garfinkel
aseroka@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Yoshi Saito
ysaito@nyit.edu


Construction Engineering, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Xun Yu
For an advising appointment, please email Dr. Xun Yu (xyu13@nyit.edu).

Long Island

Dr. Xun Yu
xyu13@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Electrical and Computer Engineering, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Aydin Farajidavar (LI) and Dr. Yoshi Saito (NYC) Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Allison Garfinkel
aseroka@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Yoshi Saito
ysaito@nyit.edu


Electrical and Computer Engineering Technology, B.S.

Department Chair: Professor Lakhdar Amara
For advisement, please contact Professor Amara (lamara@nyit.edu).


Engineering Management, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Xun Yu
For an advising appointment, please email Dr. Xun Yu (xyu13@nyit.edu).

Long Island

Dr. Xun Yu
xyu13@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Information Technology, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Frank Lee (LI) and Dr. Yoshi Saito (NYC)
Please email one of the advisors below for an advising appointment based on your home campus.

Long Island

Allison Garfinkel
aseroka@nyit.edu

New York City

Dr. Yoshi Saito
ysaito@nyit.edu


Mechanical Engineering, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Xun Yu
For an advising appointment, please email Dr. Xun Yu (xyu13@nyit.edu).

Long Island

Dr. Xun Yu
xyu13@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Health Professions

Exercise Science, B.S.

Department Chair: Dr. Mindy Haar
Please schedule an advising appointment, and select Exercise Science as the location. For additional questions, or if you are unable to find a suitable time, please contact the program coordinator:

Long Island

Alex Rothstein, M.S., CSCS, EP-C, USAW
Riland Building, Room 341
Phone: 516.686.1337
Cell: 516.302.3415
arothste@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


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

Department Chair: Dr. Mindy Haar
Please schedule an advising appointment, and select Health Sciences or Health and Wellness as the location. For additional questions, or if you are unable to find a suitable time, please contact the program coordinator:

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.

Director: Dr. Joo-Kwang Yun
Please schedule an advising appointment, and select the Business Administration location for your home campus.

Long Island

Maria Dinanno
mdinanno@nyit.edu

New York City

Patthara Chandaragga
pchandar@nyit.edu


Hospitality Management, B.P.S.

Director: Dr. Joo-Kwang Yun
Please schedule an advising appointment, and select the Business Administration location for your home campus.

Long Island & New York City

Maria Dinanno
mdinanno@nyit.edu


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, Computational Technologies, M.S.

Long Island & New York City

Pablo Lorenzo-Eiroa
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1112
646.273.6214
pablo.eiroa@nyit.edu

 

Architecture, Health and Design, M.S.

Long Island & New York City

Anthony Caradonna
Education Hall, Room 111
516.686.7594
acarad01@nyit.edu

 

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

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Marcella Del Signore
Edward Guiliano Global Center, Room 1110
212.261.1630
mdelsign@nyit.edu


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

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Digital Art and Design, M.F.A. – Fine Arts and Technology

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Digital Art and Design, M.F.A. – Graphic Design

Long Island

New York City program only

New York City

Christine Kerigan
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
ckerigan@nyit.edu


Arts & Sciences

Communication Arts
Communication Arts, M.A.

Long Island

Don Fizzinoglia
Department Chair
Midge Karr Activity Center, Room 105A
516.686.1468
dfizzino@nyit.edu

New York City

Don Fizzinoglia
16 W 61st Street
646.273.6206
dfizzino@nyit.edu

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


Education
Adolescent Education, M.S.

Long Island & New York City

Prof. Minaz Fazal
516.686.7936
mfazal@nyit.edu


Childhood Education, M.S.

Long Island & New York City

Prof. Minaz Fazal
516.686.7936
mfazal@nyit.edu


Early Childhood Education, M.S.

Long Island & New York City

Prof. Minaz Fazal
516.686.7936
mfazal@nyit.edu


Instructional Technology
Instructional Technology, M.S. or Certificate

Long Island & New York City

Erin Fabian
212.261.1529
efabian@nyit.edu


School Counseling
School Counseling, M.S.

Long Island & 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 & New York City

Robert Feirsen
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 & 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
csprings@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.
Harry Schure Hall, Room 224A
516.686.7578
ramundse@nyit.edu
Mon., Wed., Fri. 3:30-5:30 p.m.

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 & New York City

Dr. David Nadler
Harry J. Schure Hall, Room 226-C
516.686.1373
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.

Online Program

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


Occupational Therapy, M.S.

Long Island

Beth Elenko, Ph.D., OTR/L, BCP, CLA
Wisser Library
516.686.1339
belenko@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Occupational Therapy, OTD

Long Island

Beth Elenko, Ph.D., OTR/L, BCP, CLA
Wisser Library
516.686.1339
belenko@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Physical Therapy, D.P.T.

Long Island

Maria Severance
500 Building, Room 501
516.686.7696
Maria.Severance@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:

Joseph Holloway
jhollo03@nyit.edu

New York City

Long Island program only


Management

Business Administration, M.B.A.

LONG ISLAND & 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 & New York City

Professor William Ninehan
26 W. 61st, Room 411
646.273.6071
wninehan@nyit.edu

Monday: 3 – 5:30 p.m.
Wednesday: 3 – 5:30 p.m.

Risk Management, M.S.

Long Island & New York City

Maya Kroumova
1855 Broadway
212.261.1667
mkroumov@nyit.edu