me: I currently work as a freelance writer and independent scholar living in Knoxville, TN. I received my Phd in Ethnomusicology at the University of Texas at Austin in 2011. I also hold an MM in Music Composition from Ohio University and a BM in Jazz Studies from West Virginia University. Most recently, I served as a Lecturer in Musicology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville from 2012-15. I previously taught in the music departments at Southwestern University and the University of Texas.
Some of my published academic work can be found here.