Florida International University, 2012 to Present

Associate Professor of Music Education

Westminster Choir College of Rider University, 2001 – 2012

Associate Professor of Music Education

Undergraduate Courses Taught 

Secondary Methods

Choral Methods

Foundations of Music Learning

Assessment in Music Education (online and live)

Guitar and Recorder

Student Teaching Seminar

Critical Pedagogy I (Ethics of Teaching and Learning)

Critical Pedagogy III (Sociology of Music and Education)

Critical Pedagogies (Baccalaureate Honors Program)

Graduate Courses Taught

History and Philosophy of music education

Music in Hip Hop Culture

Research in Music Education

Curriculum Theory and Practice

Seminar in Music Education

Teaching music in the 21st century

Placement Coordinator of all student teachers and practicum – 2001-2008

Guest Lecturer

Boston University, July 2012

Sibelius Academy, Finland, February 2012

Örebro University, Sweden, November 2011

National University of Brasilia, Brazil, May 2011

University of Toronto, March 2011

Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, June 2010

Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul, Brazil, May 2009

Federal University of Bahia, Brazil, May 2009

Sibelius Academy, Helsinki, Finland, April 2009

Rider University Faculty Series, Nov. 2008

School of Music, UFSM, Brazil, May 2008

Music Education Graduate Program, Boston University, March 2008

Graduate School of Education, University of Toronto, January 2008

Education Graduate Program, Teachers College, Columbia University 2007

Music Education Graduate Program, UFRGS, Brazil, October, 2006

Education Graduate Program, New York University, September 2005

Music Education Graduate Program, Oakland University, MI, November, 2005

Music Education Graduate Program, UARTS, PA, March 2004

Music Education Graduate Program, New York University, October 2003.

University of Rio de Janeiro – UNIRIO

Adjunct Professor, 1997- 1998

Westminster Academy, 2001 –2006

6th Grade Classroom Music at John Witherspoon Middle School, Princeton, NJ

Hopewell School District, 2000

High School Choral Program

Andrews School, 1996-1998

High School Choral and General Music Program, Rio De Janeiro, Brazil