Academic Advising

Faculty Advisors

(Minor in Black Visual Cultures)

You can reach us by email at

(AAS & BTech in Architectural Technology, Bachelor of Architecture)

The Architectural Technology Department is concerned that you are doing well and have the support you need for your courses - now online.
Please see different tabs for each interface on the spreadsheet ie. Advisement tab, Workshop tab... that will lead to link or email to connect to desired assistance.

You can reach us by email at

(BS in Biomedical Informatics)

Students can email for any questions about advisement or otherwise. We reach out to our current students to identify their assigned advisors.

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.”

(AAS in Accounting, AAS in Marketing Management & Sales, AAS in Ophthalmic Dispensing, AS & BS in Business and Technology of Fashion)

All initial academic advisement will be via email

Students should first refer to the Department's web page, which provides a lot of information about advisement:

If your question is not answered on the site, please email us at

(BSEd in Career and Technical Teacher Education, BSEd in Technology Teacher Education)

Students interested in the Career and Technical Teacher Education program or the Technology Teacher Education program can contact us at

(AS and BS in Chemistry)

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.” You can reach us by email at

To see the current advisement schedule, click here.

(AAS & BFA in Communication Design)

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.” Visit our Advisement site to find the contact information and times for your advisor. You can reach us by email at

(AAS in Electromechanical Engineering Technology & BTech in Computer Engineering)

Dear Computer Engineering Technology (CET) and Electromechanical Engineering Technology (EMT) Students. During the Spring 2024 semester, advisement will take place both in-person and remotely/virtually via email or Zoom.

CET Academic Advisement Resources (Quick Start)

Pre-Advisement Form
Please complete the CET Students Pre-Advisement Form by clicking here or by using the QR code below. It is essential this form will help your advisor to review your transcript and DegreeWorks audit. Kindly submit the form only once.


In-person Advisement





Seymour Blank

Tuesday — 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday — 12:00pm-2:00pm


Aparicio Carranza

Monday — 10:30am-12:30pm
Tuesday — 11:00am-1:00pm


Sunghoon Jang (Chair)

Monday - 10:00am-4:00pm
Tuesday - 2:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday — 10:30am-11:30am, 2:00pm-4:00pm Thursday — 2:30pm-4:30pm
Friday — 10:00am-12:00pm (by appointment only)


Changkyu Kim

Tuesday — 9:30am-11:00am
Friday — 11:30am-2:00pm


Yang Kim

Monday — 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday — 2:00pm-4:00pm


Ohbong Kwon

Monday — 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday — 2:00pm-4:00pm


Xiaohai Li

Thursday — 12:30pm-2:30pm
Friday — 12:10pm-2:10pm


Lili Ma

Monday — 9:30am-11:30am
Friday — 9:30am-11:30am


Benito Mendoza

Wednesday — 11:00am-1:00pm
Thursday — 11:00am-1:00pm


Edward Morton

Monday — 11:30am-2:30pm
Wednesday — 9:00am-10:00am


John Razukas

Tuesday — 2:00pm-4:00pm
Wednesday — 12:30pm-2:30pm


Jose Reyes Alamo

Monday — 10:00am-1:00pm
Thursday — 5:00pm-6:00pm


Yu Wang

Monday — 2:30pm-4:30pm
Wednesday — 12:30pm-2:30pm


Chen Xu

Monday — 11:30am-1:30pm
Thursday — 11:30am-1:30pm


Farrukh Zia

Wednesday — 5:00pm-6:00pm
Thursday — 11:30am-2:30pm


Virtual Advisement

For remote advisement contact any of the advisors by email.

(AAS in Computer Information Systems, BTech in Computer Systems, and BS in Data Science)

CST will provide advisement virtually to help you plan for future semesters.
Before you contact your adviser with questions, please look through the checklist in the link:

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.”

You can reach us by email at

(AAS in Civil Engineering Technology, AAS in Construction Management Technology, and BTech Construction Technology)

Advisement Info

Dear Students,

Advisement for course registration has started for Summer/Fall 2024 terms. We have In-person and Zoom sessions available. See schedule below.

In preparation for your advisement session, please complete the advisement form. Faculty will reference the form during your session. If you have not received an email regarding your request, please attend a Zoom session.

Professor Date Time Location Zoom link
Prof. Norouzi 19-Mar 2pm-4:30pm Zoom
Prof. Stegmaier 20-Mar 10am-12pm V-423
Prof. Villatoro 20-Mar 2pm-4pm Zoom
Prof. Guzman 21-Mar 1pm-3pm Zoom
Prof. Sowder 21-Mar 2:30pm-5pm Zoom
Prof. Norouzi 26-Mar 10am-12pm Zoom
Prof. Azar 26-Mar 2pm-4:30pm V-415
Prof. Stegmaier 27-Mar 9am-11am V-423
Prof. Gholitabar 27-Mar 1pm-3:30pm Zoom
Prof. Salazar 28-Mar 1pm-4pm Zoom
Prof. Villatoro 2-Apr 10am-12pm V-434 (Transfer Students Only)
Prof. Allahverdi 2-Apr 4:30pm-6:30pm V-430
Prof. Gholitabar 3-Apr 9am-11:30am Zoom
Prof. Salazar 4-Apr 1pm-3:30pm Zoom
Prof. Norouzi 9-Apr 9am-11:30am Zoom
Prof. Allahverdi 10-Apr 11:30am-2:30pm V-430
Prof. Salazar 11-Apr 1pm-2:30pm V-419
Prof. Azar 16-Apr 2pm-4:30pm V-415
Prof. Sowder 17-Apr 9:30am-12pm V-425
Prof. Guzman 18-Apr 1pm-3pm Zoom
Prof. Stegmaier 1-May 9am-12pm V-423
Prof. Guzman 1-May 4pm-6pm Zoom
Prof. Allahverdi 8-May 12:30pm-2:30pm V-430
Prof. Azar 9-May 10am-12pm Zoom
Prof. Sowder 15-May 9am-11am V-425
Prof. Gholitabar 16-May 12pm-2pm V-417


For job placement, email Prof. Sowder @ and visit the CMCE Career Resources OpenLab page.

For additional resources, visit the Perkins Peer Advisement OpenLab page.

To meet with the Chair, email Prof. Villatoro, to request an appointment.

(AAS in Dental Hygiene)


Spring 2024 academic advisement has concluded.

When Summer 2024 advisement schedule is available it will be posted here.

Please read carefully our detailed program information on the Dental Hygiene website, including the Frequently Asked Questions section, as this will answer most of the questions you might have.

FALL 2024 APPLICATION PERIOD TO CLINICAL DENTAL HYGIENE PROGRAM HAS CONCLUDED. We are no longer accepting applications for Fall-2024.

To apply for Fall 2025 clinical Dental Hygiene program, will require the following:

  • Meeting in person with a Dental Hygiene faculty advisor in the Fall 2024 or Spring 2025 semester
  • Review of the progress towards completion of all pre-requisite courses
  • Review of CityTech student transcript (if student transferred from another institution, all transfer credits must be evaluated by the Transfer Office and grades/credits available for the advisor's review)
  • Calculation of the GPA in the required pre-requisites courses
  • Completion of DH student advisement information form.

(AAS & BTech in Electrical Engineering Technology; AAS & BTech in Telecommunication Engineering Technology)

Please connect with one of our full-time faculty advisors. For email addresses follow the names as listed in the below table: First Initials + last name + Example:

Name Email
Prof. L. Geng
Prof. A. Goykadosh
Prof. D. Hossain
Prof. M. Kalechman
Prof. H. Marandi
Prof. Z. Marantz
Prof. M. Razani
Prof. MA. Ummy
Prof. V. Vladutescu
Prof. X. Wei

(BS in Professional and Technical Writing)

Contact the Program Director, Robert Lestón, at or

(BTech in Emerging Media Technology and BTech in Entertainment Technology)

Entertainment Technology Department Advisement

You can make an appointment with an adviser using one of the links below. If you aren't yet assigned an adviser in CUNY First, you can email and ask for help selecting an adviser.

Entertainment Technology Faculty

Sue Brandt — book appointments at

John McCullough — book appointments at

Ryoya Terao — book appointments at

Elliot Yokum — book appointments at

Emerging Media Technology Faculty

Allison Berkoy — book appointments at

Hosni Auji — book appointments at

David Smith — book appointments at

BEFORE YOUR APPOINTMENT: please make sure you've picked out and attempted to register for your courses (normally, you'll want to register for 15 credits each semester). Use Degreeworks to see what courses you need, and register on CUNY First. Navigate to your degree program on this page and look under the Degree Requirements tab to find concentration courses.

(AAS in Environmental Control Technology and BTech in Facilities Management)

Advisement Schedule Spring 2024

Environmental Control/Facilities Management

Advisor Availability Time Location/Remote
Wed & Thu 1pm-3pm V-437
Appointment N/A Remote: Zoom-Link
Appointment N/A Remote: Zoom-Link
Appointment N/A V-437

*Email professors for appointments

*Students should have Degree Audits, Transcripts, & Course Outlines or College Catalog Course Descriptions to help with evaluation. Email with any questions about this schedule. Subject to change.

(AS in Health Science and BS Health Service Administration)

  Health Sciences - Advisement

For Academic Advisement, please visit the Advisement page.

(AAS & BTech in Hospitality Management)

Hospitality Management Department
Academic Advisement Schedule
Spring 2024

Review the list of Hospitality Management academic advisors. To request an appointment, email Professors to ask availability using your City Tech email address.

Include the following information:

  • Your Name
  • Your Emplid Number
  • Your Phone Number
  • The purpose of the academic advising session

General questions can be emailed directly to the Department at
Prepare for your meeting with your Faculty Advisor:

  • Review your current degree audit and past advisement worksheets.
  • Complete a “My Academic Career Planner” for the next two semesters.
  • Consider questions about course completion/progression and career opportunities/advancement.
  • Visit the HMGT Academic Advising Webpage for resources unique to hospitality management students.



Students with less than 60 credits search by last name

Students with more than 60 credits search by Area of Focus

Day and Time


Prof. Rosa Abreu


Food and Beverage Management

Monday 4:00-6:00pm
Wednesday 3:00-4:00 pm


Prof. John Akana


Hotel and Resort Management

Monday 5:00-6:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00-12:00 pm
Thursday 5:00-6:00 pm

Meet Virtually

Prof. Joanne Jacus


Pastry Arts

Monday 1:00-2:30 pm
Wednesday 1:00-2:30 pm


Prof. Ellen Kim


Hotel and Resort Management

Monday 11:00-12:30 pm
Tuesday 4:30-6:00 pm


Prof. Amit Mehrotra 



Wednesday 5:00-5:30 pm
Thursday 12:00 - 2:30 pm


Prof. Lina Romasanta


Food and Beverage Management

Monday 1:00-2:00 pm
Thursday 11:00-12:00 pm
Friday 2:00-3:00 pm


Prof. Claire Stewart


Culinary Arts

Thursday 7:00-8:30 am
Thursday 12:30-2:00 pm


Prof. Robert Walljasper


Culinary Arts

Tuesday 10:00-12:00 pm
Wednesday 3:00-4:00 pm


Prof. Tracy Zimmermann


Culinary Arts

Tuesday 1:00-2:30 pm
Thursday 1:00-2:30 pm

N202 or N221

Prof. Lynda Dias 

Transfer Students and
Special Circumstances

Hotel and Resort Management

Tuesday 1:00-2:00 pm
Wednesday 3:00-5:00 pm

Meet Virtually

Prof. Susan Lifrieri-Lowry

Transfer Students

Pastry Arts

Monday 2:15-3:45 pm
Wednesday 2:30-4:00 pm


Prof. Susan Phillip

Transfer Students and
Special Circumstances


Monday 1:00-2:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30-1:30 pm


The Department of Hospitality Management's Academic Advising Website,
is a resource for students to plan their path to graduation.
For general academic advising information, contact the department at
The Vision of the Department of Hospitality Management is to create an innovative learning environment that shapes leaders for a dynamic hospitality industry and an ever-changing world.

(AAS and BS in Human Services)





Advisement Method


4:00 — 5:00 p.m.

Dr. Martin Garfinkle

Zoom: Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 897 075 7272


5:30 — 6:00 p.m.

Prof. Marcia Powell

Zoom Link


10:00 — 12:00 noon

Dr. Eun Jeong Lee

Zoom Link
Meeting ID:509 015 5867
Passcode: 074521


10:30 — 11:30 p.m.

Dr. Mery Diaz

Zoom Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 914 9505 0167
Passcode: MDiaz


2:00 — 2:30 p.m.

Prof. Powell

Zoom Link

(1/31-5/15 except
2/28 & 4/24)

9:00 — 11:00 a.m.

Dr. Justine Pawlukewicz

Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 810 1300 6386
Passcode: HUS


2:30 — 4:30 p.m.

Dr. Smita Dewan



2:00 — 2:30 p.m.

5:30 — 6:00 p.m.

Prof. Powell

Zoom Link

Zoom Link 


8:00 — 10:00 a.m.

Dr. Victor Ayala

Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 898 1899 7999
Passcode: 994691


10:15 — 11:15 a.m.

Dr. Martin Garfinkle

Zoom: Zoom Link
Meeting ID: 897 075 7272


3:55 — 5:55 p.m.

Dr. Benjamin Shepard

Zoom Link

(BS in Health Communication)

Contact the Program Director, Professor Denise Scannell, at or the department at

(AAS & BS in Paralegal Studies)

All full-time faculty in the Law & Paralegal Studies Department serve as academic advisors to our students. You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.” You can also reach us by email at

While we do have limited on-campus hours in N-426, please note that for Liberal Arts and Sciences advisement, the fastest way to contact us is to complete the Pre -Advisement Form. Once submitted, the program will respond within 24hrs.

  • If you have basic questions and feel capable of registering for classes on your own, Helpful Hints are provided here

For general information, you may also go to the Dean's office, N-321, OR send an email from your NYCCT account to

  • On the subject line, include your EMPL ID + question/concern

Additionally, make sure you include the following information:

  • Are you receiving Financial Aid?
  • Do you plan to graduate, transition into another NYCCT program, or transfer?
    • If transition, please indicate the program
  • During the semester, were you contacted by a faculty advisor?

All curriculum sheets — including LAA, LAS, all General Ed classes, and Capstones — are located here.

For more details—including Help & Access tools, Tutoring, Course Recommendations and Upcoming Events —please visit our website.

Dr. Williams’ contact hours for Winter session are here.

(AS in Computer Science, BS in Applied Mathematics, and BS in Mathematics Education)

If you have questions regarding Applied Mathematics, Computer Science or Mathematics Education programs, or are a student at City Tech and have general questions about mathematics classes, please fill out the pre-advisement form.

An advisor will reach out via email.

If you are not a student at City Tech please contact the Admissions Office.

(AAS in Mechanical Engineering Technology, AAS in Industrial Design, BTech in Mechanical Engineering)

Mechanical Engineering Technology advisement will occur virtually.

The current Advisement Schedule is posted here.

You can reach us by email at

(AAS and BS in Nursing)

Application For Admission

Applying to the CityTech Clinical Nursing program:

  1. Use your CityTech email only
  2. Complete the online application form
  3. Submit ALL documentation required:
    1. CityTech unofficial transcript and other college transcripts if applicable
    2. For high school AP credit, include high school transcripts
    3. TEAS exam results
  4. The online application must be completed once you start the process. Incomplete applications will not be saved.

Incomplete applications will not be reviewed for admission. The application deadline is shown below. Email will be sent to all applicants via your CityTech email ONLY on or before June 10, 2024.

Application Link(s)

All Nursing applicants and students are required to have the Covid-19 vaccinations and boosters.

All full-time faculty in the Nursing Department serve as academic advisors to our students.

Students currently enrolled in AAS NUR courses should contact their lecture professors.
Students currently in the BS program should speak to their lecture professors and the BS Coordinator, Prof. Kontzamanis,

For general information regarding the Nursing Program, please email

(BS in Applied Computational Physics)

For any inquiries or questions about the Bachelor's Degree in Applied Computational Physics, or to schedule an appointment for online advisement, please contact via email the program director, Dr. Ossola, at (or

(AAS in Radiological Technology & Medical Imaging and BS in Radiological Science)

To be connected with a department advisor, please access the advisement form through this link or QR Code below:

PLEASE NOTE this form is only availble weekdays between the hours of 9AM and 5PM. The form is not available weekends or holidays.

If you need further information on the program, please see the Department's website.

(AAS in Dental Laboratory Technology)

Email, or Zoom and WebEx by appointment. You can reach us by email at

You can find your advisor's name in CUNYfirst — in your student center, it is viewable in the Academic Records section under “Advisor.”

(BS in Data Analytics/Economics)

Contact the Program Director, Professor Sean Macdonald, at or