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Ryan Homsey

Director, Academic Resource Center

Lecturer of Music

Ryan oversees the Academic Resource Center, which includes the Advising Center and the Learning Center. He is also a composer who is teaching in his 10th year as Lecturer of Music in the Conservatory of Music’s studio composition program.


Research Interests

Academic Advising Theory

Student Development Theory

Diversity Leadership


Music Theory

16th-Century Vocal Polyphony

Contemporary Opera


Representative Courses

First-Year Seminar (EDG 1030)

College Success Seminar (IDI 1560)

Models III (MCO 2110)

Studio Arranging II (MCO 3555)

Studio Composition Master Class (MCO 4120)

Private Study: Composition (MPE 5110)


Ring Out Wild Bells, for SATB chorus and celesta, available from GIA Publications

Exhibitions / Performances

Professional Development Activities

Inaugural SUNY Academic Advising Conference (2018), presenter, Collaborating to Improve Incoming Freshmen Advisement and Registration