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School of Music Graduate Faculty

The University bestows the designation "Graduate Faculty" upon faculty following review of their credentials and recommendation by their colleagues.

Only members of the MTSU Graduate Faculty are eligible to teach 5000/6000/7000 level graduate courses (including dual-listed UG/GR courses) or to serve on thesis or dissertation committees. Graduate faculty members in doctoral degree granting programs who wish to chair a dissertation committee must be endorsed for such service by their program and approved by the graduate dean.

 


GRADUATE FACULTY

MARK BYRNES, Dean, College of Liberal Arts

KAREN PETERSEN, Associate Dean, College of Liberal Arts

 

DON ALIQUO, MM, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

RAPHAEL BUNDAGE, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2018]

ADAM CLARK, DMA, Associate Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

CRAIG CORNISH, MM, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

GERARDO DAVILA, MM, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

CEDRIC C. DENT, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

CHRISTINE C. ISLEY-FARMER, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2019]

CHRISTINE J. KIM, DMA, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2016]

MIKE LINTON, PhD, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2020] 

DEANNA LITTLE, DMus, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

DAVID LOUCKY, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

JAMILA McWHIRTER, PhD, Associate Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

BENJAMIN MILES, DMA, Associate Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2018]

JOSEPH MORGAN, PhD, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2020]

ARUNESH N. NADGIR, DMA, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2016]

CAROL R. NIES, DMA, Associate Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2019]

PAUL OSTERFIELD, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

W. MICHAEL PARKINSON, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2016]

DEWAYNE PIGG, MA, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

LYNN RICE-SEE, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2016]

STEPHEN SHEARON, PhD, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2020]

H. STEPHEN SMITH, MM, Professor [Renewal Date: Spring 2018]

RAYMOND D. THOMAS, PhD, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2019]

JENNIFER VANNATTA-HALL, PhD, Assistant Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2016]

WILLIAM E. YELVERTON, DMA, Professor [Renewal Date: Fall 2018]

 


Adjunct

PAUL ABRAMS, BA, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2016]

SARAH CROCKER, DMA, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2017]

JULIE S. DAVILA, BM, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2015]

JAMES FERGUSON, MM, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2016]

PAUL HENDERSON, MM, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Spring 2018]

MATTHEW JORDAN, MM, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Spring 2016]

ASHLEY KIMBROUGH, MM, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2016]

MATTHEW LUND, MA, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Spring 2018]

TIMOTHY PEARSON, MMu, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2016]

DERREK C. PHILLIPS, BA, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2015]

LAURA ROSS, MM, Adjunct Professor [Term Ends: Fall 2016]