Academic Advising

Faculty Advisors

(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.

(BS in Biomedical Informatics)

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

You can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

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

Remote Advisement Schedule for Business

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

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

VCT is handling advisement by reaching out to all VCT students using in-house advisement sheets and encouraging students to engage with them both via email and Blackboard regarding course selection and other needs.

For general inquiries, please contact eith Professor Strickler or Dr Pasner at their email addresses.

Faculty, Email Days Hours
Strickler, Kimberly (Director) Tuesday
8:00 - 10:00 AM
8:00 - 9:00 AM
Pasner, Kara Tuesday 10:00 AM - 1:00 PM
Sollecito, Joseph Thursday 11:00 AM - 1:00 PM

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

Students can email to schedule an appointment for online advisement or for inquiries about our CTE and Technology Education programs.

(AS and BS in Chemistry)

ALL ADVISEMENT for spring 2021 semester will take place remotely via email or Zoom.

It is strongly recommended that ALL Chemistry students seek advisement. Faculty advisors can help assure that you are making adequate progress towards degree completion and that your courses are consistent with TAP requirements.

You can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

(AAS & BFA in Communication Design)

Visit our Advisement site to speak to a COMD advisor.

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

Spring 2021 CET Open Lab Workshops

Dear Student,

The CET department is offering open lab workshops during the Spring 2021 semester, starting on Tuesday, February 16th.

Each workshop will be facilitated by a CET departmental instructor and lab technician, providing assistance to students.

The weekly workshop schedule is as follows:

Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday

10:00 AM-12:00 PM 

10:00 AM-12:00 PM 

10:00 AM-12:00 PM 

10:00 AM-12:00 PM 

10:00 AM-12:00 PM 

1:00 PM-3:00 PM 

1:00 PM-3:00 PM 

1:00 PM-3:00 PM 

1:00 PM-3:00 PM 

1:00 PM-3:00 PM 

Please make sure to take advantage of this invaluable resource and visit this link to sign up.

If you have any questions, please email at

Spring 2021 - Advisement

Dear Computer Engineering Technology (CET) and Electromechanical Engineering Technology (EMT) Students:

During the Spring 2021 semester, advisement will take place remotely via email or Zoom.

CET Academic Advisement Resources (Quick Start)

Take advantage of the CET Department Open Virtual Advisement Hours via Zoom between March 5, 2021 and May 13, 2021 (No advisement during the Spring Recess, 3/27/2021-4/4/2021). The schedule is listed below. Use this Zoom link. To get the Meeting ID and passcode, please email to with your name and EMPL ID, use the subject RSVP Advisement via Zoom.

Day Time


10:30AM - 11:30AM and 4:00PM-5:00PM


11:00AM - 12:00PM and 4:00PM-5:00PM


10:00AM - 11:00AM and 2:00PM-3:00PM


9:00AM - 10:00AM and 3:00PM-4:00PM


10:00AM - 11:00AM and 4:00PM-5:00PM


10:00AM - 11:00AM and 4:00PM-5:00PM


10:00AM - 11:00AM and 12:00PM-1:00PM

(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 will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

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

Registration for Summer and Fall 2021 is in progress.

Please note that although most of the courses are being offered ONLINE, there are a number of lab courses which are being offered in HYBRID format.
If the class is listed as HYBRID, this class will meet in person at times during the semester.

For advisement, please complete the advisement request form and an advisor will be in touch.

If you have already been in contact with an advisor, please send any additional questions/requests to the same advisor.

Drop in advisement is available on the following dates:

Date Time Professor Email Meeting ID Passcode
April 12 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Professor Norouzi   Meeting Link 972078
April 12 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Professor Guzman   Meeting Link  
April 13 11:00 am - 1:00pm Professor Stegmaier Meeting Link cmce1114
April 15 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Professor Allahverdi   Meeting Link  
April 16 11:00 am - 1:00pm Professor Stegmaier Meeting Link cmce1114
April 16 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Professor Sowder   Meeting Link  
April 19 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm Professor Guzman   Meeting Link  
April 20 11:00 am - 1:00 pm Professor Villatoro   Meeting Link  
April 22 11:00 am - 12:00 pm Professor Allahverdi   Meeting Link  
April 23 3:00 pm - 4:00 pm Professor Sowder   Meeting Link  

(AAS in Dental Hygiene)

Remote Advisement Schedule - Spring 2021

Name Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Prof. Bilello
10:00 a.m. — 11:00 a.m. 10:00 a.m. — 11:00 a.m.
Dr. Bowers 12:00 p.m. — 2:00 p.m.
Dr. Cohen-Brown 12:00 p.m. — 2:00 p.m.
Prof. Davide

1:00 p.m. — 2:00 p.m.

4:00 p.m. — 5:00 p.m.
Prof. Dillon
12:30 p.m. -1:30 p.m. 12:00 p.m. -1:00 p.m.
Prof. Haynes 4:30 p.m. — 5:30 p.m. 3:30 p.m. — 4:30 p.m.
Prof. Lam 2:00 p.m. — 4:00 p.m.
Prof. Matthews 11:00 a.m. — 1:00 p.m.

(AAS & BTech in Electrical Engineering Technology)

Spring 2021 Remote Advisement Schedule — March 5 to May 17, 2021

Faculty Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday
Prof.L. Geng 9:00 - 11:00 9:00 - 11:00 9:00 - 11:00
Prof.A. Goykadosh 9:00 - 11:00 9:00 - 11:00
Prof.M. Kalechman 10:00 - 12:00 10:00 - 12:00
Prof.M. Kouar 11:00 - 1:00 12:00 - 4:00 11:00 -1:00
Prof.H. Marandi 2:00 - 4:00 2:00 - 4:00 1:00 - 3:00
Prof.Z. Marantz 3:00 - 5:00 1:00 - 5:00 10:00 - 12:00
Prof.M. Razani 1:00 - 3:00 12:00 - 3:00 11:00 - 2:00
Prof.MA. Ummy 1:00 - 3:00 2:00 - 4:00 2:00 - 4:00
Prof.V. Vladutescu 12:00 - 2:00 10:00 - 12:00 9:00 - 11:00
Prof.X. Wei 4:00 - 6:00 3:00 - 5:00 4:00 - 6:00

Email addresses: First Initials + last name (Follow the names as listed in the above table)

Spring 2021 Faculty Office Hours

ETET Students Can Contact the Following Faculties During Their Posted Office Hours Via Email With Any Academic Related Questions

(In Case of Any Issues, Please Email Prof. Razani, Chair, Listed at the End of This Table)

Last Name First Name From To Days Hours Email
Ahmad Afroz 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 W
Awal Muhammad 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
Barkhordar Nasser 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M,W
Bassali Fred 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
1:00pm - 3:00 pm
Dimeglio Michael 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 T,THUR 1pm-2pm
Elliott Brigette 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M,T,W,THUR 7:30pm-8:30pm
Guerrier Poldy 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
Hossain A.B. 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
2:00pm-3:00 pm
Khodaparastan Mahdiyeh 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M 4:00-6:00 pm
Kramer Arthur 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 T 5:00pm-6:00pm
Makdisi Michael 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
Maldonado Natalia 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 THUR 11:00am-2:00pm
Marandi Hamid 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
(By Appointment)
Mohamed Abdelsattar 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 T
Moy Chuck 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M
Naqvi Aale 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 TUE,THUR 9:20pm-10:20pm
Qaseer Layth 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 W,FRI,SAT, 5:00pm-6:00pm
Rosenburg Sheldon 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 TUE
Salehghaffri Hossein 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 TUE
Smith Kim 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 SAT 8:00 am - 9:00 am
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Tang Song 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M,W,THUR 8:00am-9:00am
RAZANI MOHAMMAD 1/29/2021 5/28/2021 M,T
Any Time

(BS in Professional and Technical Writing)

Contact the Program Director, Dr. Lansiquot, at or

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

Entertainment Technology Department Advisement

Entertainment Technology and Emerging Media advisement will occur remotely. Information on how to book appointments with your adviser is included below. If you aren't sure who your adviser is, contact the department at

Advisers for Emerging Media Technology B.Tech students. Emerging Media Technology students can find your advisor’s name in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.
Allison Berkoy — book appointments at
Heidi Boisvert — book appointments at
Adam Wilson — book appointments at

Advisers for Entertainment Technology B.Tech students:
Sue Brandt — book appointments at
John Huntington — book appointments at
John McCullough — book appointments at
Ryoya Terao — book appointments at

NOTE if you are booking for advisement, BEFORE the meeting please review your Degreeworks status and come up with a plan of classes. Also, if you're able, feel free to register for classes—we can always change later.
More info on Degreeworks here.

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

Remote Advisement Schedule

Advisor E-mail

Prof. Polchinski

Prof. Sztaberek

Prof. Kang

Prof. Sztaberek

Prof. Kang

Prof. Polchinski

Prof. Polchinski has online office hours via Zoom. This is for advisement, but also for help that you may need in your classes. 
For now, the hours will be Tuesday 4:00 to 6:00 PM and Thursday from 1:00 to 3:00 PM
Zoom will be set up with a waiting room. Here's the link to use during those hour:

(AS in Health Science and BS Health Service Administration)

Office Hours for Spring 2021 Semester

Professor Name Day Office Hours
Full-time Professors
Josef Bohm FRI 10:00 am to 11:00 am BY EMAIL
Noemi Rodriguez MON & WED 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm BY EMAIL
Karen Bonsignore WED 1:00 pm to 3:00 pm BY EMAIL
Katherine Gregory TUES 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm BY EMAIL
Brigida Hernandez FRI 9:00 am to 11:00 am BY EMAIL
Adjunct Professors
Aion Lumbly FRI 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm BY EMAIL
SAT 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm BY EMAIL
Karen Parker WED 12:00 pm to 2:00 pm BY EMAIL
Margaret Jones FRI 10:00 am to 11:00 am BY EMAIL
Nancy Hahn FRI 10:30 am to 11:30 am BY EMAIL
WED 11:00 am to 12:00 pm BY EMAIL
David Marnell MON 1:00 pm to 2:00 pm BY EMAIL
THURS 4:30 pm to 5:30 pm BY EMAIL
SAT 3:30 pm to 4:30 pm BY EMAIL
Mehment Bagriyank TUES 5:00 pm to 6:00 pm BY EMAIL
SAT 8:00 am to 9:00 am BY EMAIL
Muyser Tocpcuoglu FRI 3:00 pm to 4:00 pm BY EMAIL
Gwen Cohn-Brown WED 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm BY EMAIL

(AAS and BS in Human Services)


Jan 29th – May 17th

Students MUST send three documents to the Advisor:
  1. Completed Advisement Guide
  2. Student Degree Works Audit (no screenshots)
  3. CityTech Transcript (no screenshots, only documents)
  4. Be patient, as you may have to re-do your Advisement Guide before entering or re-entering the zoom advisement room.
  5. When you join, you will be put into the WAITING ROOM first. Please wait patiently before an advisor let you in. You will be allowed to enter the meeting room once an advisor is finished with a student before you.

Important Dates:

Feb 4th: Last day to add a class/last day to drop without the grade of WD
Feb 18th: Last day to drop a course without the grade of W
March 22-26th: On-line registration for Summer & Fall 2021 begins.
May 1st: Last day to submit your pre-application for HUS 2305/HUS4701

Date Time Professor Meeting ID PW Zooom Link
Monday 2:00 – 4:00 pm Dr. Garfinkle 445 878 3501 Link
Tuesday 11:00 – 12:00 n. Dr. Diaz 914 9505 0167 MDiaz
12:30 – 2:30 p.m. Dr. Shepard 846 0416 1021 548690 Link
2:00 – 2:30 p.m. Prof. Powell 969 4212 4009 Link
Wednesday 1:00 – 3:00 p.m. Dr. Dewan 981 2599 5867 Link
4:00 – 6:00 pm Dr. Pawlukewicz 987 3789 7453 Link
5:00 – 5:30 p.m. Prof. Powell 939 1873 2192 Link
Thursday 8:00 – 10:00 a.m. Dr. Ayala Email:
10:00 – 11:00 a.m. Dr. Diaz 914 9505 0167 MDiaz
12:45 – 1:45 p.m. Prof. Powell 956 4098 7155 Link

(AAS & BTech in Hospitality Management)

Hospitality Management Department

Academic Advisement Schedule

Spring 2021

Review the list of Hospitality Management academic advisors. To request an appointment during their listed advisement times, send advisor an email using your City Tech email address. Include the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Emplid number
  • Your preferred phone number
  • The purpose of the academic advising session

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

  • have easy access to 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
Advisor Day and Time Contact Email Advisement by last name for students
with less than 60 credits
Advisement by area of focus for students
with more than 60 credits
Prof. Rosa Abreu Wednesday: 3:30-5:30 pm
Thursday: 11:30-12:30 pm A-B Food and Beverage Management
Prof. John Akana Monday: 4-6 pm
Tuesday: 10:30-11:30 am C Hotel and Resort Management
Prof. Jean Claude Wednesday: 2-4 pm
Thursday: 4-6 pm D-E Culinary Arts
Prof. Lynda Dias Tuesday: 9-10 am
Thursday: 10-12 pm Transfer Students and
Special Circumstances
Hotel and Resort Management and Transfer Students
Prof. Karen Goodlad Tuesday: 11:30-1 pm
Wednesday: 2:30-4 pm Transfer Students and Special Circumstances Food and Beverage Management and Transfer Students

Prof. Mark Hellermann

Tuesday: 7:30-8:15 am
Tuesday: 11-12 pm
Wednesday: 11-12:30 pm F-G Pastry Arts
Prof. Joanne Jacus Tuesday: 1:45-2:45 pm
Thursday: 4:45 -5:45 pm
Friday: 5:15-6:15 pm H-J Pastry Arts
Prof. Ellen Kim Thursday: 8:30-9:30 pm
Friday: 9:30-11:30 am K-L Hotel and Resort Management
Prof. Susan Lifrieri-Lowry Monday: 4:30-5:30 pm
Thursday: 1:15-2:15 pm
Friday: 10-11 am

Transfer Students

Pastry Arts and Transfer Students
Prof. Amit Mehrotra Monday: 4:30-6 pm
Tuesday: 4:30-6 pm O-Q Tourism
Prof. Thalia Pericles Monday: 12-2 pm
Wednesday: 2-3 pm Transfer Students and Special Circumstances Pastry Arts
Prof. Susan Phillip Tuesday: 2-3 pm
Thursday: 2-4 pm Transfer Students
Prof. Claire Stewart Wednesday: 2-3:30 pm
Thursday: 11:00-12:30 pm S Culinary Arts
Prof. Gerald Van Loon Wednesday: 11:00-12:30 pm
Thursday: 12:30-2 pm T-V Food and Beverage Management
Prof. Robert Walljasper Tuesday: 9-10 am
Wednesday: 4-5 pm
Thursday: 9-10 am W-Z Culinary Arts

Spring 2021 - Adjunct Virtual Office Hour Schedule

All office hours via email, Zoom, or phone. Zoom by appointment only. Email for appointment.
Any questions, email
Please email a listed HMGT adjunct instructor to request an appointment during their listed professional office hours dates and times. Please note that in your email you need to include the following information:

  • Full Name
  • Emplid number
  • Use CityTech email account only
  • Daytime or cell phone number

How to prepare for a virtual meeting with your Faculty Instructor:

  • Make a list of questions/topics you would like to discuss
  • Have your questions ready
  • Have your class notes, handouts and course text or readings available to easily access
  • Be prepared to take notes during your meeting
  • If needed, set up an additional appointment for further discussion or follow up
Advisor Day Time Contact Email
Prof. Christina Andrews Monday
10:25-11:25 pm & 5:25-5:55 pm
5:40-6:40 pm
Prof. Edward Cleveland

Wednesday & Thursday

4:55-5:55 pm
Prof. David Dallis Monday & Tuesday 5:25-5:55 & 8:35-9:05pm
Prof. Martha Dallis Thursday
1:35-2:35 pm
11:35-12:35 pm
Prof. Louise Hoffman Thursday 6-7 pm
Prof. Horace Hutchinson Wednesday
4:55-5:55 pm
4:55-5:55 pm
7:25-8:25 pm
Prof. Michael Krondl Monday
5:05-6:05 pm
5:05-6:05 pm
Prof. William Moore Monday 2-4 pm
Prof. Adrian Murcia Wednesday & Thursday

4:30-5:30 pm
Prof. John Muzio Wednesday
8:30-9:30 am
3:15-4:15 pm
Prof. Lina Romasanta Tuesday
10:30-11:30 am
5-6 pm
Prof. Edward Sanders Wednesday 1:30-2:30 pm
Prof. Ekland Skifteri

Friday 11-12 pm
Prof. Christopher Struck Thursday 2-3 pm
Prof. Dolores Urena Tuesday & Wednesday 9:55-10:25 am

For HMGT general advisement including advice on academic planning, class schedule and career opportunities, please contact a full time HMGT faculty member

(AAS & BS in Paralegal Studies)

All full-time faculty in the Law & Paralegal Studies Department serve as academic advisors to our students.
Students should please contact the chair of the department, Prof. Concetta Mennella to find out who has been assigned as their faculty academic advisor.

Find your advisor in CUNYfirst—in your student center, it will be on the right-hand side, in the section labeled “Advisor.” Click here for step-by-step directions.

Students can also email Dr. Williams at T, W, Thurs, 1-6pm.

Please include the following information:

  • Are you receiving Financial Aid?
  • Do you plan to graduate, transition into another NYCCT degree program, or transfer?

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

Students can set up an appointment for a Zoom meeting with a math advisor using

Or students can email with questions regarding Applied Math, Math Education, or Computer Science programs. Make sure to include name, EMPL ID, and the degree program in all email correspondence.

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

Mechanical Engineering Technology advisement will occur virtually.

Faculty virtual advisement schedules are posted here.

(AAS and BS in Nursing)

Remote Advisement Schedule

For questions about Nursing Admissions, please contact

(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 Imaginig and BS in Radiological Science)

Spring 2021 Early Advisement Schedule

All student advisement for spring 2021 will take place remotely by appointment only. Requests should be emailed to Please include full name, EMPLID #, telephone #, and attach your up-to-date college transcript/s.

Click here to view the Remote Advisement Schedule.

(AAS in Dental Laboratory Technology)

Remote Advisement Schedule

Email, or Zoom and WebEx by appointment

Please send advisement questions directly to faculty emails

Faculty Name Faculty Email
Prof. Sena, Anthony
Prof. Smith, Avis
Prof. Andreescu, Laura
Prof. Budny, Renata
Prof. Alter, Daniel