Corin Overland is assistant professor of professional practice in music education and choral conducting at the University of Miami Frost School of Music, and holds a PhD in Music Education from Temple University, a MM in choral conducting from the University of Missouri, and undergraduate music education degrees from Gustavus Adolphus College. He taught vocal and general music for fifteen years in public schools of Minnesota, Maryland, Kansas, and Hawaii.
He is published in the Bulletin of the Council for Music Education Research, the Journal for Historical Research in Music Education, and the Music Educators Journal, and has presented research and best practice sessions at state, regional, national, and international conferences: NAfME, AERA, Mt. Lake Colloquium, the Suncoast Music Education Research Symposium, and the MENC Keokuk II Centennial Celebration. He is an active conductor and clinician, and served as the guest clinician for All-State Middle School Honor Choirs in Delaware and Oregon. In 2014 he was appointed to the Editorial Board of the Music Educators Journal.
His research interests include models of teacher evaluation, teacher preparation program efficacy, and federal education policy.