Theresa Camilli


The NMU Department of Music is happy to welcome Dr. Theresa Camilli in a one-year term position.   Dr. Camilli will be teaching individual piano lessons and class piano, and she will also serve as a collaborative pianist for student recitals.   She comes to us with significant college-level teaching experience (from 2010-2016 she was the Coordinator of Group Piano Curriculum and Graduate Piano Pedagogy at the University of Northern Iowa) and a long list of notable publications and presentations. Dr. Camilli completed her PhD (Music Education, Emphasis in Piano Pedagogy) at the University of Oklahoma in 2010.  Prior to her doctoral studies, she earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology and a Bachelor of Music degree in Music Therapy from Loyola University in New Orleans. She completed her Master’s degree in Music Therapy at the University of Iowa and has worked as a board-certified Music Therapist. Dr. Camilli has also held faculty positions at the University of South Carolina and Alverno College, teaching Applied Piano and Piano Pedagogy courses.  We are very happy that she and her family have relocated to Marquette, and we are looking forward to working with her during the 2021-22 academic year!

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