Assistant Professor of Music Education, California State University, Long Beach
Joshua Palkki, Ph.D. (he/him) is Assistant Professor of Music Education at California State University, Long Beach and co-author of Honoring Trans and Gender-Expansive Youth in Music Education (Oxford University Press, 2021). A sought-after guest conductor and scholar on social justice issues, Palkki holds degrees from Michigan State University (Ph.D. music education), Northern Arizona University (M.M. choral conducting), and Ball State University (B.S. music education). Dr. Palkki has guest conducted in several states and presented at state, national, and international research, choral, and music education conferences. His writing appears in journals including Journal of Research in Music Education, Journal of Music Teacher Education, Music Education Research, Research Studies in Music Education, and Journal of Music Theory Pedagogy.