Chair and Associate Professor of Music
I conduct research and teach varied courses in history, media, ethics, disability, race, and digital games. I received a B.A. in Music and English from Stanford University in 2007, and a Ph.D. in Musicology from Harvard University in 2013. Between 2012–16, I was a Junior Fellow with the Harvard Society of Fellows.
- B.A. - Stanford University (Music, English) with Distinction and Honors, 2007
- M.A. - Harvard University (Music), 2009
- Ph.D. - Harvard University (Music), 2013
- Post-doc - Harvard Society of Fellows, 2012-16
Sound Play: Video Games and the Musical Imagination (Oxford University Press, 2014). Foreword by Richard Leppert
Just Vibrations: The Purpose of Sounding Good (University of Michigan Press, 2016). Foreword by Susan McClary.
Loving Music Till It Hurts (Oxford University Press, 2019).
Queering the Field: Sounding Out Ethnomusicology (Oxford University Press, ed. with Greg Barz, 2019).
A Cultural History of Music in the Modern Age (Bloomsbury Academic, ed. with Danielle Fosler-Lussier).