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The University of Melbourne

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Hawthorn, Victoria 3122

Australia

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Employment History

Head of Music Therapy and Co-Director of the National Music Therapy Research Unit As Well As Editor-in-Chief

Open Access

Professor

Victorian College of the Arts

Acting Director

Irish World Music Centre

Affiliations

Chair of Advisory Committee
The CATRU

Advisory Board Member
Music

Member of the Research Higher Degr Ees Committee and the Committee
Associate Deans Resarch

Education

BMus

PhD

University of Melbourne

doctorates

Web References (91 Total References)


Creative Arts Therapies Research Unit — Victorian College of the Arts

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Professor Katrina Skewes McFerran Professor Katrina Skewes McFerran

Chair of CATRU Advisory Committee
Professor Katrina Skewes McFerran
Chair of CATRU Advisory Committee
Professor Katrina McFerran completed her PhD at the University of Melbourne in 2001 and has worked as a researcher and lecturer in Music Therapy at the university since 2004. She is currently Head of Music Therapy and Co-Director of the National Music Therapy Research Unit, as well as Editor-in-Chief of the open-access journal, Voices: A world forum for music therapy.
Katrina's music therapy interests have been focused on young people, and she has conducted a range of projects funded by the Australian Research Council, primarily focused in schools. She is committed to collaboration and mutually empowering relationships as a researcher, therapist, teacher, supervisor and in her everyday life. This has been expressed through a range of Participatory Action Research Projects, as well as an emphasis on qualitative research where participants perspectives are valued.
Katrina is has supervised a number of PhD and Masters research projects and continues to be engaged with a strong cohort of graduate researchers who are investigating music and music therapy with people in the health, education and disability sectors.
She is author of the book 'Music, Music Therapy and Adolescents' and co-author, with Dr Daphne Rickson, of 'Building Music Cultures in the Schools'. She has published more than 60 refereed journal articles and been invited to present locally and internationally about music, music therapy and young people.


The Melbourne School Of Graduate Research - Melbourne School of Graduate Research Staff

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Katrina Skewes McFerran

Associate Dean Professor


The Melbourne School Of Graduate Research - Executive

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Associate Professor Katrina Skewes McFerran

Associate Dean
Katrina is Head of Music Therapy and Co-Director of the National Music Therapy Research Unit within the Melbourne Conservatorium of Music. She completed her PhD at the University of Melbourne in 2001 on the topic of music therapy with bereaved adolescents and has since become an international expert in the relationship between adolescent health and music.
Her first book on this topic 'Adolescents, Music and Music Therapy' is available through Jessica Kingsley Publishers in London, and her co-edited text on 'Lifelong Engagement with Music' is used to support her breadth teaching in Music Psychology, alongside the popular 'Music and Health' subject. Katrina has published a range of research and theory texts that support her teaching within the Masters of Music Therapy coursework degree.


NAMTRU : Faculty of Music : University of Melbourne

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Dr Katrina McFerran (University of Melbourne)


Faculty of Music - Staff

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Dr Katrina McFerran

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