Leadership and Administration

Departmental Leadership

Jonathan Golove

Department Chair; Associate Professor (Cello Performance); Director, UB Summer String Workshop

Department of Music

406 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0653

Email: golove@buffalo.edu

Thomas Kolor

Associate Department Chair; Associate Professor (Percussion Performance); Performance Unit Coordinator

Department of Music

B25 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0649

Email: tpkolor@buffalo.edu

David Felder

SUNY Distinguished Professor; Director, Morris Center for 21st-Century Music; Director, June in Buffalo Festival; Artistic Director, Slee Sinfonietta; Composition Unit Coordinator; Co-Director, UB Creative Arts Initiative; Birge-Cary Chair in Music Composition

Department of Music

116 Slee Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0658

Email: felder@buffalo.edu

Charles J. Smith

Director of Graduate Studies; Associate Professor (Music Theory); Music Theory Unit Coordinator; Director, Slee Institute of Tonal Harmony; Slee Chair in Music Theory

Department of Music

410 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0639

Email: cjsmith@buffalo.edu

Stephanie Vander Wel

Director of Undergraduate Studies; Associate Professor (Historical Musicology)

Department of Music

206 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2275

Email: slv5@buffalo.edu

Administrative Staff

Dusti S. Dean

Business Administrator/Assistant to the Chair

Department of Music

220 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0620; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Email: dsdean@buffalo.edu

Karen Sausner

Director of Student Programs

Department of Music

226 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2759; Fax: (716) 645-6196

Email: ksausner@buffalo.edu

Kathy Phillips

Secretary, Student Programs Office

Department of Music

226 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2758; Fax: (716) 645-6196

Email: kp58@buffalo.edu

Christopher Jacobs

Director of Music Technology

Department of Music

B2 Slee Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0660; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Email: cpjacobs@buffalo.edu

Philip Rehard

Concert Manager, Slee Hall

Department of Music

101 Slee Hall

Phone: (716) 645-3309; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Email: rehard@buffalo.edu

J.T. Rinker

Managing Director of Center for 21st Century Music

Department of Music

220 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0624; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Email: jtrinker@buffalo.edu

Kathy Pohlman

Chairman Administrative Assistant

Department of Music

220 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2312

Email: pohlman@buffalo.edu

Melinda J. Wesolowski

General Office Administrator

Department of Music

220 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-2210; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Email: mjw34@buffalo.edu

Devin Zimmer

Piano Technician

Department of Music

B17 Baird Hall

Phone: (716) 645-0647; Fax: (716) 645-3824

Email: devinzim@buffalo.edu