Purpose, aims, and functions:

This (SMR) organization exists to represent the graduate students in music research (that is, Musicology and Music Theory) in the School of Music, Theatre & Dance (hereafter SMTD) at the University of Michigan (hereafter U-M); to provide a central forum where SMR membership may meet to discuss issues pertaining to graduate students in music research at SMTD; to organize events and symposia that foster the sharing of knowledge in the research of music at U-M; to organize social events for SMR membership; and to support any other organizations whose goals relate to those of SMR. (Read more about us in our constitution…)

Learn more about our members here.


Current Officers (2019–2020):

Executive Committee:

Co-chairs: Alyssa Wells, Anna Rose Nelson
Secretary: Cody Jones
Treasurer: Michaela Judkins

Non-executive Committees:

SMR Forum (SMRF): Michaela Franzen, William van Geest, Kai West
Social Coordinator: Jake Arthur, Rhianna Nissen
SMR Blog: William van Geest (managing editor), Dorian Alexis Mueller (web editor)
Website: Dorian Alexis Mueller