John Hajda

Lecturer

Office Hours

By Appointment

Contact Phone

893-4460

Office Location

Music Building #1113

Specialization

  • Psychoacoustics of musical timbre

  • Film music cognition

  • Systematic musicology

Bio

John Hajda holds a BS/AB in Mechanical Engineering and Music from Stanford University. He received his PhD from UCLA under the mentorship of Roger Kendall (systematic musicology) and Edward Carterette (cognitive psychology). In addition to teaching for the Music Department, Hajda teaches a class on audition (hearing) for the Department of Psychological & Brain Sciences. He is the Associate Director of the SAGE Center for the Study of the Mind at UCSB.