Education

Schulich School of Music, McGill University
2008 – 2016

  • PhD in Music Theory
  • Dissertation Title: Orchestral Gestures: Music-Theoretical Perspectives and Emotional Responses
  • Supervisors: Professor Stephen McAdams and Professor Jonathan Wild

 

School of Information Studies (SIS), McGill University
2014 – 2016

  • Master of Information Studies (MISt)
  • Focus on information technology and academic librarianship

 

Schulich School of Music, McGill University
2005 – 2008

  • Master of Arts in Music Theory
  • Thesis Title: Formal Structures in the Solo Keyboard Music of J.C. Bach and their Influence on Mozart
  • Supervisor: William E. Caplin

 

School of Music, Queen’s University
2001 – 2005

  • Bachelor of Music
  • Concentration in Piano Performance and Music Theory
  • Awarded Queen’s Medal in Music

 

Honors, Awards, and Fellowships

Schulich School of Music, McGill University
2016
Nominated by the Schulich School of Music for McGill University’s Governor General’s Gold Medal in the Social Sciences and Humanities
Nominated by McGill University for the Northeastern Association of Graduate Schools (NAGS) Doctoral Dissertation Award

School of Information Studies (SIS), McGill University
2014–2015
Ethelwyn M. Crossley Scholarship

Institute for the Public Life of Arts and Ideas (IPLAI)
2013–2014
Archie Malloch Graduate Fellowship

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Canada
2011–2012
Doctoral Fellowship

Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music Media and Technology (CIRMMT)
2010–2013
Student Awards

Schulich School of Music, McGill University
2009–2010
Schulich Scholarship

McGill University
2008–2009
Principal’s and Provost’s Graduate Fellowships, Sara Berlind Memorial Fellowship

Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council (SSHRC) Canada
2006–2007
Canada Graduate Scholarships (CGS) Program Master’s Scholarship

McGill University
2005–2006
Max Stern Recruitment Fellowship