Areas of Expertise
Music Theory & Aural Skills
Ph.D., Music Theory
Yale University, 2012
M.A. & M.Phil., Music Theory
Yale University, 2007
B.Mus., Piano & Music Theory
University of British Columbia, 2005
A.R.C.T. Diploma, Piano Performance
Royal Conservatory of Music, 2002
Assistant Professor of Music Theory
University of North Florida, 2012-present
Post-Doctoral Teaching Fellow and Visiting Instructor of Music Theory
Oberlin Conservatory of Music, 2011-12
Yale University Music Technology Lab, 2010-11
Part-Time Acting Instructor of Music Theory
Yale University, 2007-09
Samuel Thorpe Jones and Charles Jones Dissertation Fellowship, Yale University, 2009-10
Richard J. Franke Fellowship, Yale University, 2005-07
University of British Columbia Medal in Music, 2005
Society for Music Theory
Publications & Presentations
"Convention and Context: Secondary Keys in the Finales of Rachmaninoff's Second Symphony and Third Piano Concerto"
18th International Conference on Nineteenth-Century Music. University of Toronto. June 2014.
"The 'Technology Tools' Session at FlipCamp Music Theory." In Engaging Students: Essays in Music Pedagogy (2013).
"Rachmaninoff's Branch on the Russian Oak: Rotational Form and Symmetrical Harmony in The Isle of the Dead and the 'Intermezzo' of the Third Piano Concerto"
Music Theory Society of New York State. Hunter College, CUNY. April 2012.
17th International Conference on Nineteenth-Century Music. University of Edinburgh. June 2012.
Society for Music Theory. New Orleans, LA. November 2012.
"Linear Fragmentation and Sequential Repetition in Rachmaninoff's Orchestral Music"
Music Theory Society of the Mid-Atlantic. Pennsylvania State University. March 2010.
New England Conference of Music Theorists. University of Connecticut. April 2010.