Teaching and Research:


2018 - Assistant Professor of Composition, University of Colorado, Colorado Springs, USA

2016 - 2017 - Fellow of the Radcliffe Institute for Advanced Studies, Harvard University

2015 - Montreal Contemporary Music Lab - Guest artist

2012 - 2014 - Individual instruction in Electronic Music Composition - Hochschule für Music Carl Maria von Weber, Dresden, Germany

2012 - Lecturer - Jazz Composition Tutorial - Contemporary Composition techniques - McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2009 - 2012 - Lecturer - Electronic Music Composition levels I and II - McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2008 - 2011 - Research Assistant - Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Music and Music Technology (CIRMMT) - Expanded Musical Practice Axis

2009 - Teaching Assistant - Musicianship - McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2007 - 2008 - Teaching Assistant, Electronic Music Composition, levels I and II, McGill University, Montreal, Canada

2002 - 2009 - Historical Instrument Interpreter - National Music Centre, Calgary, Canada





Mentors:

2012 - 2015: Meisterklasse - Hochschule für Music Carl Maria von Weber, Dresden - Mark Andre, Franz Martin Olbrisch, Clemens Gadenstätter, Michael Reudenbach

2009 - 2015:
Ph.D. - McGill University - Dissertation Supervisors: John Rea (Composition) and Stephen McAdams (Psychoacoustics)
  • Dissertation: Compositional control of spectral fusion as a parameter of timbre functionality
2009 - 2010: Exchange - Univerisité de Montréal - Philippe Leroux (Mixed music), Robert Normandeau (Analysis of Electroacoustic Music)

2006 - 2009:
M.Mus. - McGill University - Sean Ferguson, Chris Paul Harman
  • Thesis: Development of a biologically influenced rhythmic syntax
2002 - 2006: B.Mus. - University of Calgary - David Eagle, Allan Bell, Hope Lee


Professional Development: Brian Ferneyhough and Hector Parra (Voix Nouvelles, Royaumont), Chaya Czernowin, Vinko Globokar, and Detlef Heusinger (Matrix Festival)