People


    Full-Time Faculty

  • Photo of Michael Beckerman

    Email: michael.beckerman@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: Czech and Eastern European music; Musical Form and Meaning; Film Music; Music of the Roma (Gypsies); Music and War; Music in the Concentration Camps; Jewish Music; Music and Disability
  • Photo of Brigid Cohen

    Email: bc64@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: 20th-century musical avant-gardes; migration, diaspora, and cosmopolitanism theory; postcolonial studies; intersections of music, the visual arts, and literature; politics of aesthetic modernism; interdisciplinary art communities; jazz. (photo by Annette Hornischer)
  • Photo of Suzanne Cusick

    Email: sc103@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: gender, sexuality and embodiment in relation to musical culture, especially those of early modern Italy and contemporary North America; acoustemology of contemporary life, especially acoustical violence in contemporary war; feminist and queer approaches to music scholarship; cultural history of music
  • Photo of Christine Dang

    Email: christine.dang@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: Music in relation to: citizenship; ethnic, racial, and spiritual diasporas; Islam and Christianity in the Global South; civil conflict; West Africa; urban America; Vietnam
  • Photo of Martin Daughtry

    Email: jmd19@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: ethnomusicology; acoustic violence; music of the Russian-speaking world; music and politics; voice; listening; sound studies
  • Photo of Elizabeth Hoffman

    Email: elizabeth.hoffman@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: acoustic, electroacoustic, and computer composition; models for analysis and criticism of contemporary art music and sonic art; theories of the avant-garde, feminist theories of and through music
  • Photo of Louis Karchin

    Email: lsk1@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: composition; analysis and performance of 20th- and 21st-century music
  • Photo of Maureen Mahon

    Email: mem7@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: contemporary African American culture, the production of identity, the construction and performance of race and gender in music, and the relationship between race, class, generation, and culture
  • Photo of Michael "Mick" Moloney

    Email: mick.moloney@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: Irish and Irish-American music and popular culture.
  • Photo of Rena Charnin Mueller

    Email: rcm1@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: 19th-and early 20th-c. music; Liszt and Wagner; opera; the Lied; Broadway musical.
  • Photo of Jaime E. Oliver La Rosa

    Email: la.rosa@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: Computer music composition, musical instruments, aesthetics and language of computer/electro acoustic music, live computer music performance practice, archeology of electronic music, ecological/embodied perception, image sonification, sound imaging, gesture and video tracking.
  • Photo of David Samuels

    Email: dws2004@nyu.edu
    Research/Interest: ethnomusicology and linguistic anthropology; music and semiotics; Native American music and poetics