Contact Information

314 Linden Street
Camden, New Jersey, 08102
Voice: (856) 225-6176
Fax: (856) 225-6330

Dr. Kenneth Elliott
Department Chair

Maria Buckley
Department Administrative Assistant

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We R Arts and Sciences: Khayriyyah Chandler

Khayriyyah ChandlerOne of the greatest aspects of Rutgers University–Camden is that it allows students the freedom to pursue all of their interests, regardless of how varied they may be.  Khayriyyah Chandler, a 2003 graduate from the Camden College of Arts and Sciences, did just that.  As a student, she majored in both general science and theater, ... Read more ... Read more ...

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Music Faculty

Full-Time Music Faculty

Julianne Baird, Distinguished Professor, Ph.D., Stanford
Vocal Performance Practice, History of Opera, and Music History

Joseph C. Schiavo, Associate Dean for Undergraduate Education, Clinical Associate Professor,
Ph.D., Rutgers, Tonal and Post-Tonal Music Theory, 20th-Century Music History

Mark Zaki, Associate Professor, Ph.D., Princeton
Composition, Music Technology, Director of the Music Program

Stefán Örn ArnarsonTheater Programs Director, Instructor of Music; MM Violoncello, Michigan 


Artist Associates (Applied Music) and Part-Time Lecturers

Joseph Akinskas, Jr., MA; Instrumental Methods in Brass and Education

Ryan Bunch, MA in Musicology, Maryland

Lenuta Ciulei Atanasiu, Applied Music in Violin and Viola

Karen Hagerman, DM in Voice Performance, Indiana

Laurie A. Lally
, MMus Ed., Boston; Online Course Development and Instruction

Michael Nikolidakis, BM in Music Composition, University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music; Guitar and Piano

Eric Polack, MA, Rutgers-Newark; Jazz History, On-line Instruction

Sam Ruttenberg
, MM, Julliard; Percussion

Robert P. Smith, MM, Rutgers-Newark; Jazz History On-line Instruction

Ted Velykis, BA in Music, Rutgers-Camden; Guitar

Julia Zavadsky, DMA in Choral Conducting, Suny (Stony Brook)




Fine Arts Administrative Staff

Kenneth Elliott, Department Chair and Associate Professor of Theater

Maria Buckley, Administrative Assistant

Jake Hufner, Program Coordinator