Department: Engineering Technology

Department of Engineering Technology

Technology Building, Room T-20
Engineering Technology Department Website

Faculty and Staff

  • Professor Marvin Gayle, Chairperson

  • Deputy Chairperson: Professor Belle Birchfield

  • Professors: Belle Birchfield, Hamid Namdar, Richard Yuster

  • Associate Professors: Edward Davis, Marvin Gayle, Joseph Goldenberg, MD. Shahadat Hossain,Danny Mangra, Kee Park, Merlinda Drini Prelvukaj, Dugwon Seo, Craig R. Weber

  • Assistant Professors: Guozhen An, Robert Kueper, Raymond Lam, Mike Metaxas

  • Lecturers: John Buoncora, Michael Lawrence, Jeffrey L. Schwartz, Joann Sun, Steven Trowbridge, Huixin Wu

  • Chief College Laboratory Technician: Jerry H. Sitbon

  • Senior College Laboratory Technicians: Klebert Andujar, Enrique Haro, Bernard Hunter, Richard Victolo,

  • College Laboratory Technicians: Franklin Mejia, Adam Odell, Joseph Seiter

  • Adjunct Faculty: approximately 35 each year

  • Professors Emeriti:  Stuart M. Asser, Robert Boylestad, Edward Brumgnach, Nathan Chao, Pericles Emanuel, Thomas J. Gerson, Gaetano A. Giudice, Irving Kalson, Leon Katz, Sheldon I. Kohen, Salvatore Levanti, Jackson Lum, Bernard E. Mohr, Louis Nashelsky, Norton E. Reid, Byron G. Schieber, Jr., Charles J. Spiteri, Peter A. Stark, James Valentino, Henry Zanger, Lawrence Zucker

  • Office Personnel: 

    • Mary Kasworm, CUNY Administrative Assistant

    • Nancy Gutierrez, CUNY Office Assistant 

For information about the academic programs offered by the Department of Engineering Technology, contact the Department directly.

Programs of Study:

Programs accredited by the Engineering Technology Accreditation Commission (ETAC) of the Accreditation Board for Engineering and Technology (ABET):

The following programs are not ABET accredited:

Transfer Options

Students interested in Computer Science and Information Security should consider the Dual/Joint degree program with John Jay College. That program leads to an associate degree at Queensborough and a bachelor’s degree at John Jay. Queensborough Community College currently also has agreements with the following programs that allow students to complete a bachelor’s degree in an efficient manner after transfer.

New York City College of Technology

  • A.A.S. in Architectural Technology to B.Tech. in Architectural Technology

  • A.A.S. in Computer Engineering Technology to B.Tech. in Computer Engineering Technology

  • A.A.S. in Electronic Engineering Technology to B.Tech. in Electrical Technology

Additionally students often choose to transfer to SUNY Farmingdale, Queens College, and New York Institute of Technology.  Those interested in the Dual/Joint program or the transfer agreements should contact the Transfer Resource Center or the Department for more information.

Department of Engineering Technology Advisory Board

  • Prof. Marvin Gayle,  Chair

  • Prof. Hamid Namdar

  • Mr. Lakhdar Amera

  • Mr. Vincent Basirico

  • Mr. Dane Burkett

  • Mr. Daniel T. Donnelly

  • Mr. John Ducroiset

  • Mr. Louis Flaxman

  • Mr. Walter Heinz

  • Mr. John L. Leccese

  • Mr. Lin Lu

  • Mr. Misha Migdal

  • Mr. Peter Novak

  • Mr. Robert Packer

  • Mr. Andrew Pandis

  • Mr. Peter Paolino

  • Mr. Robert Quan

  • Mr. John Randazzo

  • Mr. Larry Shulman

  • Mr. Andrei Szabo

Departmental Awards For Student Excellence

  • Engineering Technology Department Awards

  • The Joseph B. Aidala Memorial Award

  • N&R Chao Foreign Student Award

  • The Martin J. Horowitz Memorial Award

  • The Harold E. Levinson Award

  • The Jackson and Muriel Lum Endowment Award

  • The Louis Nashelsky Award

  • The Pasquale Savarese Award

  • The Underwriter’s Laboratory Award