Associate Professor of Musicology
Kate McQuiston earned her Ph.D. at Columbia University in 2005. Her main research interests are music in film, twentieth-century music, and the philosophy of music. Her latest articles appear in Music, Sound, and Filmmakers: Sonic Style in Cinema (Routledge, 2012), and in The Journal of Film Music.
Her book, "We'll Meet Again": Musical Design in the Films of Stanley Kubrick (Oxford University Press, 2013) (links to an external site) was a recipient of an award from the AMS 75 PAYS endowment, awarded to a small selection of books annually by the American Musicological Society.
Dr. McQuiston presents her research regularly at conferences and universities in New York, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Boston, Chicago, and London.