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Christen Michael Dillon

Chris Dillon
  • Adjunct Professor


Contact Information

  • Department: Music
  • Office: Model 139
  • Mailing Address: Foster 101
  • Email:
  • Expert Areas: Music Education


Christen (Chris) Dillon is currently the vocal/general music specialist at Model Laboratory Schools, adjunct professor for Eastern Kentucky University, and holds his Rank I KY teaching certification and Ph.D. in music education. His research studies examine the intersection of music and motivation--specifically, how personal beliefs of music ability contribute to musical behavior.

Chris has taught in public, private, and non-profit educational settings in Kentucky, New York City, and West Virginia. He has also taught at the University of Kentucky and West Virginia State University as both a teaching assistant and an adjunct instructor. Chris has been the recipient of a U.K. School of Music Academic Fellowship, is an invited guest lecturer specializing in elementary vocal technique as well as Orff Schulwerk and Dalcroze music instruction, and has presented research and practitioner workshops at national and international conferences.


Subject  TitleDatesLocationTerm
ASO 100MStudent Succ Seminar in MusR 8:30am-9:20am Foster Building 310Fall 2022
EME 878Teaching Music in Grades P-8  Internet Classes Fall 2022
MUE 302Classroom Mus Teaching MethodsMW 8:00am-8:50am Campbell Building 327Fall 2022
MUH 273Survey of Amer Popular MusicTR 12:30pm-1:45pm Foster Building 310Fall 2022
MUS 116Classroom Instrument TeachingTR 10:30am-11:20am Campbell Building 327Fall 2022
MUS 885Psychology of Music  Internet Classes Fall 2022
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