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Julia Randel

Associate Professor, Musicology

Full-Time Faculty

College of Arts and Sciences: Music


Email: Julia Randel


  • Ph.D., Harvard University, 2004
  • M.A., University of Georgia, 1997
  • M.M., University of Kentucky, 1996
  • B.A., Yale University, 1993


Dr. Julia Randel is a musicologist specializing in music of the 19th and 20th centuries, in particular the intersections of music with dance, literature and drama. She is currently at work on a book about Stravinsky's work with the choreographer George Balanchine. In 2017, she joined the faculty at the University of Dayton as chair of the Department of Music. She previously served in the same position at Hope College in Holland, Mich. Dr. Randel holds a Ph.D. in historical musicology from Harvard; masters degrees in musicology from the University of Georgia and in tuba performance from the University of Kentucky; and a B.A. in literature from Yale.