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Vote for the President-Elect and Board 2020-2022
01 Jul 2020

The voting is now open for the election of the President-Elect and the Board for 2020-2022.

The voting is online and can be accessed through this link. NOTE: you need to be logged in to access this link and voting is for current members only.

Voting will close at 12 noon (Helsinki time) on 5 August 2020.

Nominees for President-Elect

You will be asked to vote for one of these two candidates:


Bo-Wah Leung
Bo-Wah Leung

Bo-Wah Leung is currently Professor and Head of Department of Cultural and Creative Arts, and Director of Research Centre for Transmission of Cantonese Opera at The Education University of Hong Kong. He has been a Board member three times: 2004-06, 2014-16 and as a member of the executive team in 2012-14, as well as co-editor of International Journal of Music Education (2012-18), commissioner and commission chair of MISTEC (2004-10) and of the Research Commission (2012-18).

These are the documents to support his nomination: 


Patrick Schmidt 

Patrick Schmidt

Patrick Schmidt is Chair of Music Education at the University of Western Ontario, Canada. For the past four years he has been a member of the ISME Board and of the ISME Executive Team. He has also been Co-Chair North American Regionals, 2007, 2009; Organising Committee, 1st Pan-American ISME Conference, 2011; Constitution and By-laws Committee, member 2015-2018; Conference Standing Committee, Chair 2016-2018 (Baku); and Policy Commission, Commissioner 2012-2018, Commission Chair 2014-2016.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


 

Nominees for the Board

You will be asked to vote for up to 12 of these candidates:


Elizabeth Achieng' Andang'o

Elizabeth Adong'o

Elizabeth Andang'o is a Lecturer of Music Education and Performance at Kenyatta University, Kenya, since 1998. She has served two years on the ISME Board (2018-2020) and is seeking re-election for a further and final two years. 

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Timothy Brophy

Timothy Brophy

Timothy Brophy is the Director of Institutional Assessment at the University of Florida and Professor of Music Education.  He was the Founding Convenor of the Assessment, Measurement and Evaluation Special Interest Group.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Hsiao-Shien Chen

Jessie Chen

Hsaio-Shien (Jessie) Chen is Professor of Music at National Taichung University of Education in Taiwan, and also executive director of Taiwan Kodaly Society. She is a commissioner of the ISME Commission on Music in Special Education, Music Therapy and Music Medicine. 

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Flavia Maria Cruvinel

Flavia-Maria Cruvinel

Flavia Maria Cruvinel is Associate Professor of Music Education at the School of Music and Performing Arts and Assistant Dean of Extension and Culture of the Federal University of Goiás, Brazil. 

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Natassa Economidou-Stavrou

Natassa Econonomidou Stavrou

Natassa Economidou Stavrou is Associate Professor in Music Education and the Associate Head of the Department of Music and Dance at the University of Nicosia in Cyprus.

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Jody Kerchner

Jody Kirchner

Jody Kerchner is the secondary school music and choral music education specialist at the Oberlin Conservatory of Music, Ohio. She was on the ISME Board 2018-2020 and is seeking re-election for a further and final two years. 

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Roger Mantie

Roger Mantie

Roger Mantie is Associate Professor at the University of Toronto Scarborough, Canada. He was on the ISME Board 2018-2020 and is seeking re-election for a further and final two years.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Brad Merrick

Brad Merrick

Brad Merrick is currently Senior Lecturer in Music and Coordinator of the Master of the Performance Teaching program at Melbourne Conservatorium of Music at the University of Melbourne, Australia and is a recent president of ASME (the Australian Society for Music Education).  He has been a MISTEC Commissioner for the past three years and is currently a member of the ISME Advocacy Committee.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Yiannis Miralis 

Yiannis Miralis

Yiannis Miralis is Associate Professor of Music Education and Saxophone and Director of the Symphonic Band at European University Cyprus. He has been a convenor for the Forum for Instrumental Music and Vocal Teaching since 2016 and the chair since 2018.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Gwen Moore

Gwen Moore

Gwen Moore is Director of Teaching and Learning at Mary Immaculate College, University of Limerick, Ireland and served two terms as Chair of the Society for Music Education in Ireland (2013-2017) and the ISME INA Council.  She is a member of the international editorial board for IJME (the International Journal of Music Education).

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Sandra Oberoi 

Sandra Oberoi

Sandra Oberoi is the Founder and Director of Harmony - The Music School, India; Choir Director of the award winning choir The Harmony Chorus;  and is an international singer and a motivational speaker. She was an organiser of the ISME South Asia Conference 2017.

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Otukile Sindiso Phibion

Otukile Phibion

Otukile Sindiso Phibion is an Associate Professor of Music Education at the University of Botswana, and a renowned Music Educator, Choir Conductor, Adjudicator and a Television Broadcaster for school music programmes.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Luis Ricardo Silva Queiroz

Luis Ricardo Silva Queiroz is Associate Professor of Music Education and Ethnomusicology at the Federal University of Paraíba, Brasil, and the Past-President of the Brazilian Association of Music Education.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Gareth Dylan Smith

Gareth Dylan Smith

Gareth Dylan Smith is Assistant Professor of Music (Music Education) at Boston University. He is the former convenor of the Popular Music Education Special Interest Group and former commitee member of the ISME Forum on Instrumental and Vocal Teaching. He was on the ISME Board 2018-2020 and is seeking re-election for a further and final two years.

These are the documents to support his nomination:


Anna Maria Vernia

Ana Maria Vernia

Anna Vernia is Professor at the Jaume I University (Castellón, Spain). 

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Donna Weston

Donna Weston

Donna Weston is Deputy Director (Learning and Teaching), Head of Popular Music and Program Director of the Bachelor of Music with Honours at the Queensland Conservatorium, Griffith University, Australia.   She is currently convenor of the Popular Music Education Special Interest Group.

These are the documents to support her nomination:


Danhong Yu

Danhong Yu

Danhong Yu is professor, Curator (since 2018) and former Dean of the Music Education Department (2002-2018) at Shanghai Conservatory of Music and Vice Chairman of the Chinese Society of Music Education (since 2019), Deputy Director of the Academic Committee of the Chinese Music Education (since 2015) and a Board member of the Shanghai Musicians Association (since 2002). 

These are the documents to support her nomination:


The preparation of this slate of nominees was undertaken in accordance with the ISME Bylaw XIII- Elections and the relevant ISME policy relating to nominations committees which can be accessed here (you will need to log in to view it). The committee was chaired by Past-President Lee Higgins, again in accordance with policy.

To vote click on this link. You will need to be logged in to access the link.


 

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