Klein Family School of Communications Design
director, Integrated Arts program
Ph.D., Harvard University
M.A., University of California, San Diego
B.M., Ithaca College
Ian Power received his Ph.D. in Composition (music) from Harvard University in 2015; he also holds an M.A. in Composition from the University of California, San Diego and a B.M. in Composition from Ithaca College. He has taught arts courses here at UB as an adjunct in the Integrated Arts program (Music and Arts as Craft, Introduction to Music and Musicianship) since 2013 as well as teaching as an adjunct at the Peabody Conservatory of Johns Hopkins University in Musicology and Music Theory since 2015. Additionally, he served as a visiting lecturer in music at Harvard University in 2016 and as an adjunct in musical composition at UMBC in 2014. He is a composer of experimental chamber music whose work has been performed by various musicians in London, Tel Aviv, Boston, Munich, and New York, among other cities around the world.