University Teaching

Dr. Raymond Allen Lutzky brings a wealth of experience in university teaching, having engaged with both undergraduate and graduate students across renowned institutions in the United States. In 2021, he became an Adjunct Lecturer at the University of Southern California Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism, contributing his expertise to the digital media management and digital social media master’s degree programs. Since 2015, he has served as an Adjunct Professor at New York University Tandon School of Engineering, where he has collaborated with numerous students, shaping their educational journey and crafting human-computer interaction courses within the Department of Computer Science and Engineering.

University Teaching & Research Interests

Human-Computer Interaction

User Experience Design

Digital Audience Strategy

Rhetoric and Communications

Media Management


Ray’s university teaching experiences encompasses lectures at University of Southern California, New York University, Cornell University, Syracuse University, and Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute.

University of Southern California – Annenberg School for Communication and Journalism

DMM 505 

fall 2023; spring 2024; summer 2024

DMM 540

summer 2022, 2024; fall 2023; spring 2023, 2024

DSM 510

fall 2021; fall 2022

DMM 525

summer 2024

New York University – Tandon School of Engineering

CS-GY 9223

Important Developments in Human Computer Interaction

spring 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025

CS-UY 4543/CS-GY 6543

fall 2015, 2016, 2022, 2023, 2024; spring 2021, 2022, 2023, 2024, 2025

CS-GY 9223

User Experience Research and Behavior

fall 2021

DM-­GY 9103­B

Digital Media Human-Computer Interaction

spring 2017

Guest Lecture, MG-GY 9503

spring 2015

Cornell University – Cornell Tech

Guest Lecture, INFO 6410

spring 2018, fall 2018

Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute

Graduate Teaching Assistant, ITWS 2210 

spring 2011

Guest Lecture, INFO 6410

spring 2008

Syracuse University – S.I. Newhouse School for Public Communications

Guest Lecture, PRL 725

spring 2006, 2007

Guest Lecture, PRL 615

spring 2006

Ukraine Global Faculty (UGF)

Ray is also a proud volunteer lecturer for the Ukraine Global Faculty; a non-profit initiative supported by the Ministry of Education and Science of Ukraine and the Ukrainian National Agency for Higher Education Quality Assurance.