Faculty Profile

Kris Chesky

Title
Professor
Department
Instrumental Studies
College
College of Music

    

Education

PhD, University of North Texas, 1992.
Major: Research/Music Education
Degree Specialization: Music & Medicine Research
Dissertation Title: The Effects of Music Vibration on Rheumatoid Arthritis Pain
MME, University of North Texas, 1988.
Major: Music Education
Degree Specialization: Jazz Education
BM, Berklee College of Music, 1983.
Major: Performance Trumpet
Degree Specialization: Jazz

Current Scheduled Teaching*

MUGC 6950.728, Doctoral Dissertation, Fall 2020
MUPH 5000.001, Introduction to Performing Arts Health, Fall 2020 Syllabus
MUPH 6000.001, Proseminar in Performing Arts Health, Fall 2020 Syllabus
MUGC 5910.701, Special Problems, Fall 2020
MUGC 6900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2020

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

Previous Scheduled Teaching*

MUPH 6010.001, Advanced Seminar in Performing Arts Health, Spring 2020 Syllabus
MUGC 6950.734, Doctoral Dissertation, Spring 2020
MUPH 5014.001, Hearing Conservation in Performing Arts Health, Spring 2020 Syllabus
MUAG 4951.002, Honors College Capstone Thesis, Spring 2020
MUPH 6200.001, Performing Arts Health Practicum, Spring 2020 Syllabus
MUPH 6100.001, Performing Arts Health Research Methods, Spring 2020 Syllabus
MUPH 6000.001, Proseminar in Performing Arts Health, Spring 2020 Syllabus
MUPH 5000.001, Introduction to Performing Arts Health, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUPH 6200.001, Performing Arts Health Practicum, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUPH 6100.001, Performing Arts Health Research Methods, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUPH 6000.001, Proseminar in Performing Arts Health, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 4900.704, Special Problems, Fall 2019
MUGC 5890.002, Studies in Music, Fall 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUGC 6900.700, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2019
MUGC 6900.701, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2019
MUPH 5014.001, Hearing Conservation in Performing Arts Health, Spring 2019 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2019 Syllabus SPOT
MUPH 6200.001, Performing Arts Health Practicum, Spring 2019 SPOT
MUPH 6100.001, Performing Arts Health Research Methods, Spring 2019 SPOT
MUPH 6000.001, Proseminar in Performing Arts Health, Spring 2019 SPOT
MUGC 6900.702, Special Problems, Spring 2019
MUPH 5000.001, Introduction to Performing Arts Health, Fall 2018 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2018 Syllabus SPOT
MUPH 6000.001, Proseminar in Performing Arts Health, Fall 2018 SPOT
MUAG 6900.701, Special Problems, Fall 2018
MUAG 6900.701, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2018
MUAG 6450.002, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2018 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2018 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 5900.702, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2018
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2017 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2017 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 6900.706, Special Problems, Fall 2017
MUAG 6900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2017
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2016 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2016 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 6900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2016
MUAG 6910.701, Special Problems, Fall 2016
SPHS 6710.001, Occupational and Environmental Hearing Conservation / Instrumentation in Audiology, Summer 5W1 2016 SPOT
MUAG 6900.702, Special Problems, Summer 5W1 2016
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2016
MUAG 6450.002, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2016 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2016 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2016 SPOT
MUAG 5900.702, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2016
MUGC 5890.031, Studies in Music, Spring 2016 SPOT
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Fall 2015 SPOT
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2015 SPOT
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2015 SPOT
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2015 Syllabus SPOT
MUAG 5900.703, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Fall 2015
MUAG 6900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2015
MUGC 5890.018, Studies in Music, Fall 2015
SPHS 6710.001, Occupational and Environmental Hearing Conservation / Instrumentation in Audiology, Summer 5W1 2015 SPOT
MUAG 6450.002, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2015
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2015 Syllabus
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2015 Syllabus
MUGC 5890.031, Studies in Music, Spring 2015
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Fall 2014
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2014
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2014 Syllabus
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2014
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2014
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2014
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Spring 2014
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2014
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2014
MUGC 5900.702, Special Problems, Spring 2014
MUGC 6900.703, Special Problems, Spring 2014
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Fall 2013
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2013
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2013
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2013
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2013
MUAG 6900.701, Special Problems, Fall 2013
MUGC 5900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2013
MUAG 6900.702, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2013
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2013
MUGC 6954.720, Dissertation Recital, Spring 2013
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Spring 2013
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2013
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2013
MUAG 5900.701, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2013
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Fall 2012
MUGC 6954.718, Dissertation Recital, Fall 2012
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2012
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2012
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2012
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2012
MUGC 5890.006, Studies in Music, Summer 5W2 2012
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Spring 2012
MUGC 6954.719, Dissertation Recital, Spring 2012
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Spring 2012
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2012
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2012
MUAG 5900.705, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2012
MUAG 5910.704, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2012
MUAG 5910.707, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2012
MUAG 6900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2012
MUGC 5910.701, Special Problems, Spring 2012
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2011
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2011
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2011
MUAG 4900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2011
MUAG 5900.704, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Fall 2011
MUAG 5900.705, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Fall 2011
MUAG 5910.705, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Fall 2011
MUAG 6900.707, Special Problems, Fall 2011
MUAG 6910.703, Special Problems, Fall 2011
MUGC 5910.703, Special Problems, Fall 2011
MUGC 6954.702, Dissertation Recital, Summer 5W2 2011
MUGC 6954.718, Dissertation Recital, Spring 2011
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Spring 2011
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2011 Syllabus
MUAG 5900.703, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2011
MUAG 5900.705, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2011
MUAG 5900.708, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2011
MUAG 6910.704, Special Problems, Spring 2011
MUGC 5900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2011
MUGC 6954.711, Dissertation Recital, Fall 2010
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2010
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2010 Syllabus
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2010 Syllabus
MUAG 6910.705, Special Problems, Fall 2010
MUGC 5900.701, Special Problems, Fall 2010
MUGC 5900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2010
MUGC 5910.702, Special Problems, Fall 2010
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Summer 5W1 2010
MUAG 5900.701, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Summer 5W1 2010
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2010
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2010
MUAG 5910.708, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2010
MUGC 5910.701, Special Problems, Spring 2010
MUGC 6910.702, Special Problems, Spring 2010
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2009
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2009
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2009
MUAG 5900.702, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Fall 2009
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Spring 2009
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2009
MUAG 6900.706, Special Problems, Spring 2009
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2008
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2008
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2008
MUAG 6900.702, Special Problems, Fall 2008
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Summer 5W2 2008
MUAG 6900.702, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2008
MUGC 6954.713, Dissertation Recital, Spring 2008
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2008
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2008
MUAG 5900.701, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2008
MUAG 5910.704, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2008
MUAG 6910.701, Special Problems, Spring 2008
MUGC 6954.707, Dissertation Recital, Fall 2007
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2007
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2007
MUAG 5910.707, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Fall 2007
MUAG 6910.705, Special Problems, Fall 2007
MUAG 1500.001, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2007
MUAG 1500.002, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2007
MUAG 1500.003, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Spring 2007
MUAG 5910.707, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2007
MUAG 6910.701, Special Problems, Spring 2007
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2006
MUAG 1500.200, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2006
MUAG 1500.201, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2006
MUAG 1500.202, Occupational Health Lessons from Music, Fall 2006
MUGC 6954.709, Dissertation Recital, Spring 2006
MUAG 5910.707, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2006
MUAG 6900.706, Special Problems, Spring 2006
MUAG 6910.706, Special Problems, Spring 2006
MUGC 6954.705, Dissertation Recital, Fall 2005
MUAG 6900.703, Special Problems, Fall 2005
MUAG 6910.703, Special Problems, Fall 2005
SPHS 6710.001, Occupational and Environmental Hearing Conservation, Summer 5W2 2005
MUAG 6900.701, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2005
MUGC 6900.701, Special Problems, Summer 5W2 2005
MUGC 6954.708, Dissertation Recital, Spring 2005
MUAG 5900.702, SPECIAL PROBLEMS, Spring 2005
MUAG 6910.705, Special Problems, Spring 2005
MUED 6900.701, Special Problems, Spring 2005
MUAG 6450.001, Advanced Music and Medicine Seminar, Fall 2004
MUGC 6954.704, Dissertation Recital, Fall 2004
MUAG 5450.001, Introduction to Music and Medicine, Fall 2004

* Texas Education Code 51.974 (HB 2504) requires each institution of higher education to make available to the public, a syllabus for undergraduate lecture courses offered for credit by the institution.

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Overall
Summative Rating
Challenge and
Engagement Index
Response Rate

out of 5

out of 7
%
of
students responded
  • Overall Summative Rating (median):
    This rating represents the combined responses of students to the four global summative items and is presented to provide an overall index of the class’s quality. Overall summative statements include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 5 = Excellent, 3 = Good, and 1= Very poor):
    • The course as a whole was
    • The course content was
    • The instructor’s contribution to the course was
    • The instructor’s effectiveness in teaching the subject matter was
  • Challenge and Engagement Index:
    This rating combines student responses to several SPOT items relating to how academically challenging students found the course to be and how engaged they were. Challenge and Engagement Index items include the following (response options include a Likert scale ranging from 7 = Much higher, 4 = Average, and 1 = Much lower):
    • Do you expect your grade in this course to be
    • The intellectual challenge presented was
    • The amount of effort you put into this course was
    • The amount of effort to succeed in this course was
    • Your involvement in course (doing assignments, attending classes, etc.) was
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