Timothy J Groulx

Assistant Professor

Music • College of Arts & Sciences

Areas of Expertise

Music Education, Conducting, Trumpet

Education

  • Ph.D., Music Education, University of South Florida, 2010.
  • M.M.T., Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, 1999.
  • B.M., Music Education and Trumpet Performance, Oberlin College Conservatory of Music, 1999.
  • Studied Conducting with: John Carmichael, Robert Spano, Louis Lane, John Knight
  • Studied Trumpet with: Jay Coble, Ryan Anthony, William Lucas, W. Byron Pearson, Kenny Davis, Cindy Scaruffi-Klispie

Biography

Awards

  • Nominee, Outstanding Dissertation Award sponsored by the Bulletin for the Council for Research in Music Education (2010)
  • Presidential Fellowship in Doctoral Studies, University of South Florida (2006-2010)
  • National Board Certified in Music-Early Adolescents through Young Adulthood, Band Concentration, November 2005.

Affiliations

  • Bend in the River Brass Band, member of the board of directors (since 2011)
  • National Association for Music Education (formerly Music Educator's National Conference) (since 1999)
  • Indiana Music Educators Association (since 2010)
  • Indiana State Schools Music Association (since 2010)
  • Florida Music Educator's Association (since 2001)
  • Florida Bandmaster's Association (since 2001)
  • College Music Society (since 2007)
  • College Band Director's National Association (since 2009)
  • Mensa (since 2001)
  • Freemasons (since 2004)
  • Shriners (since 2004)
  • Scottish Rite of Freemasonry (since 2005)

Publications & Presentations

Publications

  • Groulx, T.J. (2013). The influence of tonal and atonal contexts on error detection accuracy. Journal of Research in Music Education, 61(2), 233-243.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2013). Three nations with one common cultural root: A comparison of elementary music education in the United Kingdom, United States, and Australia. Journal of Historical Research in Music Education, 34 (2), 137-153.
  • Fung, C.V., & Groulx, T.J. (2012). Instrumental Learning in Music Education in the Encyclopedia of the Sciences of Learning, Norbert M. Seel, Ed. New York: Springer Publishing.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2010). An examination of the influence of band director teaching style and personality on ratings at concert and marching band events. Dissertation Abstracts International - A, 71(11). (UMI No. 3425686)
  • Groulx, T.J. & Hernly, P. (2010). Online degrees in music education: The growing pains of a tool to reach a larger community. Update: Applications of Research in Music Education, 28(2), 60-70.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2009). American influences on Japanese bands. Music Education Research International, 3, 1-12.

Research Presentations

  • Groulx, T.J. (2013, November). Music Educators' Perceptions of the Value of Courses in Their Undergraduate Music Teacher Education Programs. Paper presented at the 56th National Conference for the College Music Society, Cambridge, Massachusetts.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2013, September). Music Educators' Perceptions of the Value of Courses in Their Undergraduate Music Teacher Education Programs. Research poster presented at the Research and Best Practice Poster Session of the 2013 Symposium on Music Teacher Education, Greensboro, North Carolina.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2013, May). Music Educator's Perceptions of the Value of Courses in Their Undergraduate Music Teacher Education Programs. Research poster presented at the 5th Biennial Colloquium for Instrumental Music Teacher Educators in Mt. Sterling, Ohio.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2013, April). Music Educator's Perceptions of the Value of Courses in Their Undergraduate Music Teacher Education Programs. Research poster presented at the National Association for Music Education Eastern Division Conference, Hartford, Connecticut.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2013, February). Factors Influencing the Balancing of High School Marching and Concert Band Responsibilities and its Affect on Ratings. Research paper presented at the Suncoast Music Education Research Symposium IX, sponsored by the University of South Florida Center for Music Education Research.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2012, January). Factors Influencing the Balancing of High School Marching and Concert Band Responsibilities. Poster presented at the Indiana Music Educators Association Annual Conference.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2011, June). Three nations with one common cultural root: A comparison of elementary music education in the United Kingdom, United States, and Australia. Paper presented at the Chattanooga Symposium on the History of Music Education, sponsored by the History Special Research Interest Group of Music Educators National Conference.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2010, January). Are band ratings more closely associated with the band director or the school? Paper presented at the Florida Music Educators Association annual conference, Tampa, FL.
  • Groulx, T.J. & Hernly, P. (2009, February). Online Degrees in Music Education. Poster session presented at the University of South Florida's Suncoast Music Education Research Symposium, Tampa, FL.
  • Groulx, T.J. & Hernly, P. (2008, November). Online Degrees in Music Education. Poster session presented at the University of South Florida Research One Week Global Challenges for the 21st Century, Tampa, FL.
  • Groulx, T.J. (2008, January). The History and Development of Marching Band Programs in Hillsborough County, Florida. Paper presented at the Florida Music Educators Association annual conference, Tampa, FL.

GroulxContact Information

Building 45, Room 2410

(904) 620-3891

timothy.groulx@unf.edu