Faculty and Staff

Our faculty of outstanding and internationally recognized performers, composers, scholars and researchers is dedicated to providing our diverse student body with a rich musical environment and an excellent education through private lessons, large and small ensembles, and highly interactive classes.

Our more than 150 faculty members include winners of the Grammy Award, the Van Cliburn International Piano Competition and soloists with world-renowned opera companies and symphony orchestras.


Kirsten Broberg

Director of Undergraduate Studies
Associate Professor of Composition

Sungji Hong

Lecturer, Composition

Joseph Klein

Chair of the Division of Composition Studies
Distinguished Teaching Professor of Composition

Panayiotis Kokoras

Associate Professor of Composition
Director of the Center for Experimental Music and Intermedia

Andrew May

Associate Professor of Compostion

Elizabeth McNutt

Director of Nova New Music Ensemble
Principal Lecturer - Flute

Jon Nelson

Professor of Composition

Drew Schnurr

Assistant Professor in Composition and Media Arts

David Stout

Professor of Composition Studies
Coordinator for Initiative for Advanced Research in Technology and the Arts (iARTA)

Camille Langlinais

Administrative Coordinator for Composition, Music Education, and Theory/History/Ethnomusicology

Stephen Lucas

Lead Creative Programmer