NYIT Launches First Ph.D. Program
September 07, 2018
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) President Henry C. “Hank” Foley, Ph.D., announced the launch of the institution’s first Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree program, the highest academic degree that may be conferred by a university, effective in the 2019-2020 academic year. NYIT’s milestone achievement will be realized through a combined Doctor of Osteopathic Medicine (D.O.)/Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree in Medical and Biological Sciences.
NYIT Receives NSF Grant, Aims to Strengthen Regional STEM Innovation
September 04, 2018
NYIT researchers have secured $426,621 in funding from the National Science Foundation (NSF) for the acquisition of a micro-computed tomography machine.
NYIT Appoints Dan Quigley As Dean of College of Arts and Sciences
August 31, 2018
Daniel Quigley, Ph.D., has been appointed as the new dean of the College of Arts and Sciences at New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) by Provost and Vice President for Academic Affairs Junius Gonzales., M.D., M.B.A. Quigley has served as interim dean of the college for the past 14 months and has been a member of the faculty at NYIT since 1988.
Engineers and Urban Designers Boost Efforts to Protect Fragile Infrastructure
August 21, 2018
Researchers at New York Institute of Technology, as part of a multinational consortium to enhance sustainability of the food/energy/water nexus in urban environments, have received a grant from the U.S. National Science Foundation to develop a 3-D data modeling tool known as IN-SOURCE.
NYIT Honored Among National Colleges of Distinction
July 10, 2018
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has been recognized for its committed implementation of High-Impact Educational Practices, earning its title as one of the nation’s Colleges of Distinction.
NYIT Wins ESD Grant for Bioengineering Laboratory
June 25, 2018
Empire State Development, the New York State economic development agency, has awarded NYIT $150,000 to support the creation of a bioengineering laboratory as part of New York State’s Life Sciences Initiative.
NYIT Names Nada M. Anid to Head Strategic Communications and External Affairs
June 21, 2018
NYIT President Henry C. “Hank” Foley, Ph.D., has appointed Nada Marie Anid, Ph.D., as vice president to lead the newly created office of Strategic Communications and External Affairs. Anid, a results-oriented leader with astute business acumen, served as the first female dean of NYIT’s School of Engineering and Computing Sciences since 2009. In her new role, she will help articulate NYIT’s mission as a premier polytechnic that fosters technology innovation and entrepreneurship.
NYIT Researcher Awarded Grant to Test Jockey Helmet Safety
June 13, 2018
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) Center for Sports Medicine has received $15,000 from the New York Thoroughbred Horsemen’s Association (NYTHA) to fund a future study on concussion and helmet safety.
NYIT Awarded IDC Foundation Grants in Support of Student Success
May 31, 2018
New York Institute of Technology (NYIT) has obtained two additional grants totaling $130,000 from the IDC Foundation in support of architecture and design student learning and activities in higher education. Namely, these grants will serve to provide NYIT School of Architecture and Design with scholarships and fellowships for undergraduate and graduate students, as well as fund educational travel and student experience initiatives.
NYIT Salutes the Class of 2018 at 57th Commencement
May 22, 2018
More than 8,000 students, faculty and staff members, family, and friends gathered at the Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum to celebrate NYIT’s 57th commencement, a global event saluting 2,734 graduates from 30 states and 81 countries.