Six UChicago Music Alumni Receive Academic Appointments

academic appointments

We are pleased to announce that five recent graduates from the Department's PhD program and one current PhD candidate have received academic appointments at universities across the country.

Congratulations to the following alumni and current student:

George Adams, PhD candidate
Humanities Teaching Fellow

Lauren Eldridge, PhD 2016
Washington University, St. Louis
Assistant Professor of Music

Lester Hu, PhD 2019
University of California, Berkley
Assistant Professor

Anabel Maler, PhD 2018
University of Iowa
Assistant Professor of Music Theory

Ameera Nimjee, PhD 2019
University of Puget Sound
Assistant Professor of Ethnomusicology

Jessica Peritz, PhD 2019
Yale University, Department of Music
Assistant Professor of Music