© SYDNEY INSTITUTE OF MUSIC & SOUND RESEARCH

MEMBERS
COORDINATOR
PROFESSOR PHILIP HAYWARD
JMC ACADEMY + UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

The cultural context of popular music, screen soundtracks, music video, Pacific music cultures

HDR SUPERVISION

 6 Masters and 28 PhD students supervised to completion

EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS

2 ARC Discovery Grants, 2 ARC Collaborative Grants

MEMBERS
PROFESSOR MARK EVANS
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

Screen soundtracks, popular music, music industries, Christian music

HDR SUPERVISION

4 Masters and 9 PhDs supervised to completion, 4 PhDs in progress 

EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS

1 ARC Discovery grant

DR LIZ GIUFFRE
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

Popular music, broadcast media, digital media, film music, audience studies, genre studies

HDR SUPERVISION

3 PhDs in progress

DR LACHLAN GOOLD
JMC ACADEMY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

DIY recording and the spatiotemporal conditions of recording studios

EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS

various APRA, Arts Queensland and Australia Council grants

DR ROBERT SAZDOV
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

electroacoustic music and sound studies

HDR SUPERVISION

15 Masters and 4 PhD students supervised to completion, 1 DCA student in progress

EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS

European Commission ‘Horizon 2020’ research grant

DR IAN STEVENSON
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

sound design, sound studies, soundscape analysis, and music and sound pedagogy

HDR SUPERVISION

1 Masters, 4 PhDs and 2 DCAs supervised to completion, 1 DCA in progress 

EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS

Australia Council Interarts New Work grant, Arts NSW Creative Development grant

DR MARISOL ALONSO-VAZQUEZ
JMC ACADEMY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

entrepreneurship, sentiment analysis and behavioural change in organisations and individuals within the context of the entertainment industries.

DR FELICITY WILCOX
UNIVERSITY OF TECHNOLOGY SYDNEY

RESEARCH EXPERTISE

music for the screen, gender in music and practice-based research in new and interdisciplinary music composition

HDR SUPERVISION

2 DCA students in progress

EXTERNAL RESEARCH GRANTS

Australia Council New Work development grant, Australia Council New Work presentation grant, NSW Film and TV Office development grant

 
ASSOCIATE RESEARCHERS
(CURRENTLY ENROLLED IN DOCTORAL DEGREES)

PHD TOPIC

‘Tunesmiths and Toxicity: Workplace harassment in the contemporary Australian and New Zealand Music Industries’

DCA TOPIC

'Sounding Identity: extending traditional portrait form with temporal sound and music as its initiating media'

PHD TOPIC

‘Amplifying the voice of Australian song and songwriters to renew and sustain local identity, artefact and change’

DCA TOPIC

 ‘Melodiæ Incognita: Exploring the Bohlen-Pierce scale’