Faculty

  • Ghazi Faisal Al-Mulaifi, Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ghazi@nyu.edu
    Education: BA SUNY-Purchase College; MA New York University; PhD New York University

    Research Interests: Kuwaiti pearl-diving music; Global jazz; Music and sea trade in Indian Ocean; Aesthetics; Philosophy

  • Gwyneth Bravo, Assistant Professor of Music; Global Network Assistant Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: gwyneth.bravo@nyu.edu
    Education: MA, PhD University of California, Los Angeles (Musicology); Fulbright Scholar Musicological Institut...

    Research Interests: Musicology; music and politics; nationalism; exile; German aesthetic theory; 20th-century German and...

  • Warren Churchill, Lecturer of Music; Coordinator of Musical Performance Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: warren.churchill@nyu.edu
    Education: BM Crane School of Music, SUNY; MA, EdM, EdD Teachers College, Columbia University

    Research Interests: childhood development, disability studies, music therapy, exceptionalities, inclusion, music philoso...

  • Andrew J. Eisenberg, Assistant Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: aje2000@nyu.edu
    Education: BMus New York University; MA, PhD Columbia University

    Research Interests: anthropology of music; anthropology of sound; African popular music; sound and space; ethnicity and ...

  • Carlos Guedes, Associate Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cag204@nyu.edu
    Education: BM Polytechnic of Porto, School of Music and Performing Arts; MA, PhD New York University

    Research Interests: analysis and preservation of music, automatic music generation, interactive music systems

  • Clare Lesser, Program Head, Music; Lecturer of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: cvl1@nyu.edu

    Research Interests: Music; Performance Studies; Deconstruction; Experimental Music; Vocal Studies

  • Matteo Marciano, Assistant Professor of Practice of Music Technology Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: matteo.marciano@nyu.edu
    Education: BA Business Administration Bachelor from L.U.M.S.A. University in Rome, MMB Master Degree in Music B...

    Research Interests: sound recording, music production, sound mixing, and music cognition

  • Ioannis Potamousis, Instructor of Piano Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: ioannis.potamousis@nyu.edu
    Education: Musikhochshule Cologne, BM and MM, Manned college of Music Professional Studies, Doctor of Musical A...

    Research Interests: Piano Literature, Greek Piano composition, Piano Pedagogy, Active performance activity as a concert ...

  • Matthew Quayle, Assistant Arts Professor of Music Affiliation: NYU Abu Dhabi
    Email: mq229@nyu.edu
    Education: BM Oberlin Conservatory; MM University of Cincinnati; PhD New York University (GSAS)

    Research Interests: music theory

Adjunct Faculty and Instructors

Name Title
Jesse Boere Instructor of Music
Elizabeth Han Collaborative Pianist
Cristina Ioan Adjunct Instructor of Music
David Lesser Adjunct Instructor of Music
Joao Menezes Technical Specialist of Music
Kristin Mueller Technical Instructor of Music, Recording Studio Supervisor
Klaudia Olborska-Szymanska Adjunct Instructor of Music
Ioannis Potamousis Piano Instructor
Emil Sein Adjunct Instructor of Music
Katherine Quayle Adjunct Assistant Professor of Music
Thaddeus Stegall Instructor of Music and Producer