Paul Bauer, D.M., served as Director of the Northern Illinois University (NIU) School of Music for 20 years and was interim dean of the College of Visual and Performing Arts. He has also been a faculty member at Northwestern, Chicago State, and Missouri State Universities.
Currently his academic focus is on the use of technologies to facilitate teaching, scholarship, and service activities via Internet2. The NIU School of Music regularly uses videoconferencing technologies for engaged student learning experiences and share its performances internationally. His professional trombone credits include performances with the Lyric Opera of Chicago, Chicago Symphony, Grant Park Symphony, and Toledo Symphony Orchestras, as well as recordings with the Millar Brass Ensemble, Chicago Brass Choir, and Rob Parton Big Band.
D.M., Northwestern University