About Dr. Haley J. Nutt

Dr. Haley J. Nutt is an independent scholar, freelance copyeditor, and writing tutor in Tallahassee, Florida. She recently completed her PhD in musicology from Florida State University with a dissertation titled, “The Collegiate Percussion Ensemble: Institutional and Gendered Practices in the American Academy.” She also holds a master’s degree in historical musicology from FSU and a bachelor’s degree in music education with a concentration in percussion from Texas Christian University. Dr. Nutt has presented her research on American percussion practices at various regional, national, and international conferences, including the Society for Ethnomusicology Annual Meeting, PASIC, and the Music by Women Festival. She is also a member of Percussive Arts Society’s Scholarly Research Committee and the Diversity Alliance, serving as the liaison between the two committees.