R. Shayne Cofer
R. Shayne
Associate Provost for Innovation and Academic Assessment
Academic Affairs
College of Arts and Sciences
(773) 442-5919
Instrumental Music Education
Courses Taught
NEIU Wind Ensemble
Research Interests
K-12 instrumental music education and ensemble conducting

Ph.D., University of Iowa, Music Education
M.M., University of Iowa, Music Education
B.M., University of Idaho, Music Education

Selected Publications

His work has been published in:

The Southeastern Journal of Music Education
The Journal of Research in Music Education
MENC's publication Teaching Music
Band and Orchestra Magazine

Triad: The Ohio Music Educator's Journal
Illinois Music Educator's Journal


R. Shayne Cofer is on temporary leave from the Department of Music and currently Acting Associate Provost of NEIU.

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5500 N. St. Louis Ave.
Chicago, IL 60625
United States

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Office Hours
By appointment only
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