MacLeod Awarded 2014 String Researcher Award

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Music faculty Rebecca MacLeod (Music Education, violin) has been awarded the 2014 String Researcher Award by the American String Teachers Association

The String Researcher Award is awarded to a researcher whose work has contributed significantly to scholarship in string education and/or performance. This year's award will honors an early-career researcher whose scholarly work shows much promise in making continued important contributions to research. This award is generally given to a junior higher education faculty or public/private school or studio teacher who has completed the doctorate or terminal degree within the past 10 years. Nominees should have a record demonstrating involvement in the following research activities: publication in juried research journals, research presentations at professional meetings, involvement in the strings community and evidence of innovation in string research.

The award will be presented at the 2014 ASTA National Conference in Louisville, KY.