Neil Flory has been named assistant professor and coordinator of music at Jamestown Community College.
Dr. Flory served previously as a music faculty member at Central Washington University, Del Mar College, and Luther College.
After earning an associate's degree at Edison Community College, Dr. Flory obtained a bachelor's degree at the University of Central Florida, a master's degree at the University of Florida, and a doctorate at the University of Texas at Austin.
Flory is a member of the Society of Composers, Inc., American Society of Composers, Authors, and Publishers, Society for Electro-Acoustic Music in the United States, and the College Music Society.
An active composer and poet, Dr. Flory has composed works that have been performed across the U.S. as well as in Europe, South America, Asia, Mexico, and Canada. Dr. Flory has created over 80 acoustic and electro-acoustic compositions and his work is published currently by Jomar Press, Cimarron Music Press, and Tuba-Euphonium Press.
His poetry has appeared in journals such as Alternative Press Magazine and Mind Matters Review and several of his poems have been set to music.