Harvard University. Visiting Associate Professor of Music, fall 1998 and spring 2001; half-time appointments teaching Music 157x, Tonal Analysis, in Fall, 1998 and Music 5, Intermediate Composition, in Spring, 2001.
New England Conservatory. Professor of Composition, 2004-5, 2007-8. Two composition students in 04-05 and three students in 07-08.
Columbia University. Associate Professor of Music (without tenure) 1993-1995; Assistant Professor of Music, 1989-1993. Director of Undergraduate Composition. Private composition and composition seminar for M.A. students; Graduate seminar in 20th Century Styles & Techniques; Music Since 1945; Introduction to Composition for undergraduates; Music Humanities (music appreciation); undergraduate harmony and counterpoint courses; private composition to undergraduates; designed and initiated notation course for undergraduate composers; various and numerous examination and dissertation committees both as sponsor and as second reader.
Stanford University. Lecturer in Music Theory, 1988-89. First and fourth quarter undergraduate harmony/ counterpoint classes; Graduate seminar in 20th-century analysis; Course in chromatic tonal composition and analysis for undergraduate majors; introduction to 20th century composition for undergraduates. Private composition lessons to five undergraduates. Directed Alea II, the Ensemble for New Music (programming, rehearsing, presenting three concerts).
Bowdoin Summer Music Festial Composer-in-residence, summer 1999 (six weeks). Weekly lessons to ten students, age 20 to 35, regular morning composition seminars.
New Music on the Point. composer-in-residence, summer 2011. Two lessons to each of twelve composers aged 19 to 27, composition seminars.
Fresh Inc. composer-in-residence, summer 2012. Two lessons to each of twelve composers aged 19 to 27, composition seminars, etc.
Ithaca College School of Music Karel Husa Visiting Composer, 2012-2013. Lessons, masterclasses, public talks, and coaching performers in two visits in November and April.
Cortona Sessions composer in residence, 2 weeks in June-July, 2016. Lessons to 18 composers, public talks, etc.