Institute of Sacred Music Administration and Faculty

Administration

  • Peter Salovey, A.B., M.A., Ph.D., President of the University
  • Benjamin Polak, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Provost of the University
  • Emily P. Bakemeier, A.B., M.F.A., Ph.D., Deputy Provost for the Arts and Humanities
  • Martin D. Jean, B.A., M.M., A.Mus.D., Director of the Institute of Sacred Music
  • Robert Blocker, D.M.A., Lucy and Henry Moses Dean of Music, Yale School of Music
  • Gregory E. Sterling, B.A., M.A., M.A., Ph.D., The Reverend Henry L. Slack Dean of Yale Divinity School

Friends of the Institute

  • Dale Adelmann, Cathedral of St. Philip, Atlanta
  • Bobby Alexander, University of Texas at Dallas
  • Dorothy Bass, Valparaiso University
  • Philip V. Bohlman, University of Chicago
  • Quentin Faulkner, University of Nebraska, Lincoln (Emeritus)
  • Rita Ferrone, Writer and Lecturer
  • Ena Heller, Cornell Fine Arts Museum, Rollins College
  • Don E. Saliers, Emory University (Emeritus)
  • John D. Witvliet, Calvin Theological Seminary
  • Nicholas Wolterstorff, Yale University (Emeritus)

Faculty Emeriti

  • Simon Carrington, M.A., Professor Emeritus in the Practice of Choral Conducting
  • John Wesley Cook, Ph.D., Professor Emeritus of Religion and the Arts; Former Director of the ISM
  • Margot E. Fassler, Ph.D., Robert S. Tangeman Professor Emerita of Music History
  • Thomas H. Troeger, B.A., B.D., S.T.D., J. Edward and Ruth Cox Lantz Professor Emeritus of Christian Communication

Faculty

  • Teresa Berger, L.Th., M.Th., Dr.Theol., Dipl.Theol., Dr.Theol.Habilitation, Professor of Liturgical Studies, Thomas E. Golden Professor of Catholic Theology, and Coordinator of the Program in Liturgical Studies (on leave, spring 2019)
  • Jeffrey Brillhart, B.M., M.M., Lecturer in Organ Improvisation
  • Marguerite L. Brooks, B.A., M.M., Associate Professor Adjunct of Choral Conducting and Coordinator of the Program in Choral Conducting
  • Maggi E. Dawn, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Associate Dean for Marquand Chapel and Associate Professor Adjunct of Theology and Literature
  • Jeffrey Grossman, A.B., M.M., Lecturer in Music
  • Peter S. Hawkins, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D., Professor of Religion and Literature
  • David Hill, M.A., Professor Adjunct of Choral Conducting and Principal Conductor of Yale Schola Cantorum
  • Martin D. Jean, B.A., M.M., A.Mus.D., Professor of Organ, Professor Adjunct of Sacred Music, and Director of the Institute of Sacred Music
  • Judith Malafronte, B.A., M.A., Lecturer in Voice
  • Vasileios Marinis, B.A., D.E.A., M.A.R., L.M.S., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Christian Art and Architecture (on leave, spring 2019)
  • Mark Miller, B.A., M.M., Lecturer in Sacred Music
  • Walden Moore, B.M., M.M., Lecturer Adjunct in Organ
  • Thomas Murray, A.B., Professor in the Practice of Organ, University Organist, and Coordinator of the Program in Organ
  • Tomoko Nakayama, B.M., M.M., Lecturer in Music
  • Henry Parkes, M.A., Ph.D., Assistant Professor of Music
  • Sally M. Promey, B.A., M.Div., Ph.D., Professor of Religion and Visual Culture, Coordinator of the Program in Religion and the Arts, and Professor of American Studies and Religious Studies (on leave, fall 2018)
  • Markus Rathey, Ph.D., Robert S. Tangeman Professor in the Practice of Music History
  • Melanie C. Ross, B.A., M.A.R., Ph.D., Associate Professor of Liturgical Studies (on leave, 2018–2019)
  • Bryan D. Spinks, B.A., Dip.Th., M.Th., B.D., D.D., Bishop F. Percy Goddard Professor of Liturgical Studies and Pastoral Theology (on leave, fall 2018)
  • James Taylor, B.Mus., M.Dipl., Professor in the Practice of Voice and Coordinator of the Program in Voice: Early Music, Oratorio, and Chamber Ensemble
  • Christian Wiman, B.A., Professor in the Practice of Religion and Literature

Visiting Faculty

  • Awet Andemicael, A.B., M.F.A., M.A.R., Lecturer in Sacred Music
  • Ireri Chávez-Bárcenas, B.A., M.A.R., Ph.D., Lecturer in Musicology
  • Karin Coonrod, B.A., M.A.T., M.F.A., Lecturer in Religion and Literature (spring 2019)
  • Carl Pickens Daw, Jr., B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Lecturer in Sacred Music (fall 2018)
  • Ethan Heard, B.A., M.F.A., Lecturer in Acting
  • Ronald S. Jenkins, B.A., Ed.D., Visiting Professor of Religion and Literature (fall 2018)
  • David Mahan, B.A., M.A.R., Ph.D., Lecturer in Religion and Literature

Affiliated Faculty

  • Örgü Dalgiç, B.A., M.A., Ph.D., Lecturer in Religion and Visual Culture
  • Nicole Paxton Sullo, B.A., M.A., M. Phil., Lecturer in Art History

Executive Committee

  • Professors Berger, Hawkins, Jean, Marinis, Murray, Promey, Rathey, Spinks, and Taylor

ISM Fellows in Sacred Music, Worship, and the Arts

  • Ireri Chávez-Bárcenas, B.A., M.A.R., Ph.D.
  • Matthew Isaac Cohen, A.B., Ph.D.
  • Ashon Crawley, B.A., M.A., S.T.M., Ph.D.
  • Ephrem Aboud Ishac, B.A., M.A., Ph.D. (spring 2019)
  • Michelle Karnes, B.A., M.A., Ph.D.
  • Kelsey Seymour, B.A., M. Phil., M.M., Ph.D.
  • David Sperber, B.A., Ph.D.

Staff

  • Laura Adam, Manager of Music Programs and Concert Production
  • Jacqueline Campoli, Senior Administrative Assistant
  • Kristen Forman, Executive Assistant to the Director
  • Stephen Gamboa-Diaz, Assistant for Publications and Communications
  • Eben Graves, Program Manager
  • Nathaniel Gumbs, Director of Chapel Music
  • Sally Hansen, Admissions Coordinator
  • Andrea Hart, Assistant Director of Finance and Administration
  • Aric Isaacs, Concert Production Assistant
  • Trisha Lendroth, Financial Assistant
  • Melissa Maier, Manager of External Relations and Publications
  • Laurie Ongley, Concert Production and Camerata Manager
  • Sachin Ramabhadran, Technical/AV Coordinator
  • Elizabeth Santamaria, Financial Assistant