Dr. John Koslovsky

Affiliate Researcher


Eastman School of Music, Ph.D. Music Theory, March 2010

Eastman School of Music, M.A. Music Theory, May 2006

McGill University, B.M. Honors Music Theory, May 2003                        


Educational Positions and Projects

Academy for Music and Musicianship Amsterdam: Executive Team Member (2020-)

Amsterdam Conservatory of Music: Senior Lecturer in Music Theory, 2010-present

Oberlin College Conservatory of Music: Assistant Professor of Music Theory, 2009-2010

Eastman School of Music: Graduate Instructor, 2003-2009


Honors and Awards

Comenius Grant Fellowship: Project Team Member (Amsterdam University of the Arts, 2020-)

Affiliate Research Faculty Member (Utrecht University, since 2012)

Guest Research Faculty (Amsterdam University, 2011-12)

H.H. Powers Travel Grant (Oberlin College, 2010)

Alfred Mann Dissertation Award (Eastman School of Music, 2010)

Edward Peck Curtis Teaching Award (University of Rochester, 2009)

Jack L. Frank Teaching Award (Eastman Community Music School, 2009)

Raymond N. Ball Dissertation Fellowship (University of Rochester, 2008-2009)

Fulbright Scholarship (Vienna, Austria, 2007-2008)

Theodore Presser Foundation Award (New York City, 2007)

Graduate Teaching Assistant Award (Eastman School of Music, 2004)


Professional Service and Experience

Amsterdam Conservatory of Music: Theory Department Chair, (since 2012)

Amsterdam Conservatory of Music: Coordinator and Department Representative of the Music Theory Major, (since 2012)

Royal Society for Music History of the Netherlands: Board Member, 2012-15

Dutch-Flemish Society of Music Theory: Board Member, 2011-2020 (president 2015-2020)

European Music Analysis Conference (EuroMac): Scientific Committee, 2017-2021

Music Theory & Analysis: Advisory Board (since 2015)

Society for Music Theory Music and Philosophy Interest Group: Chair, 2005-2010           

Intégral: Co-Editor, 2006-08 (vols. 20 and 21); Secretary, 2003-06 (vols. 16-19)

Journal of Interdisciplinary Music Studies: spring/fall 2008, vol. 2/1-2, Editorial board

International conference of Students of systematic musicology, Review Committee, 2008


Professional Affiliations

Royal Society for Music History of the Netherlands

Dutch-Flemish Society for Music Theory

Society for Music Theory

Gesellschaft für Musiktheorie