UAC Courses: MUSC 1010 (Introduction to Music)
Office Location: U828
Hae Joo Kim, Ph.D. is an Assistant Professor (Lecturer) of Music at The University of Utah Asia Campus. She comes to UAC as both a musician and a music educator, and has taught at Stony Brook University, Wesleyan University, Drexel University, and Seminole State College. Dr. Kim’s musical and research interests include a wide range of Korean and Western musics, from art to popular. She is particularly interested in the music of film and television, and how music work at the intersection of expression, identity, and community. She has been a Fulbright Fellow in South Korea, and has presented papers on Korean music at national and international conferences. Dr. Kim is a graduate of the Manhattan School of Music (B.M.) and Peabody Conservatory of Music (M.M.). She did her Ph.D. in Ethnomusicology at Wesleyan University, and also holds a Masters in Arts Administration from Drexel University. A lifelong New Yorker, she is excited to be a part of the UAC community and to engage students in this vibrant global context.