NYIT Office of the President

NYIT Office of the President


Sept. 21, 2016

President Guiliano has announced to the NYIT community that he will be closing out his service as president, and a Board-led, orderly transition and recruitment of a new president are underway.

Edward Guiliano, Ph.D., is the third president of NYIT. In this capacity, he oversees a global university with 12,000 students, 3,000 faculty and staff members, and more than 100,000 alumni. President Guiliano is an advocate for global higher education, experiential learning, and educational technology, among other imperatives. Since becoming president in 2000, he has transformed NYIT globally, technologically, and strategically, including:


Technology, Entrepreneurship, Career-Oriented Programs, Applied Research, and Diversity are in the DNA of our global university.

  • Increased NYIT’s global presence through partnerships and campuses in Canada, China, and the Middle East.
  • Spearheaded efforts in 2006 to establish a 25-year plan, NYIT 2030, setting long-term institutional priorities.
  • Created the NYIT Presidential Global Fellowship program to support student experiential education opportunities.
  • Expanded NYIT’s College of Osteopathic Medicine to a second site, the Jonesboro campus of Arkansas State University.
  • Established annual Presidential Awards to honor outstanding efforts of faculty and staff.