- Ph.D., Ohio State University, 2020
- Certificate in Educational Administration, DePaul University, 2010
- M.M.E., University of Illinois, 2009
- B.M.E., Indiana University, 2002
Brian Shaw is adjunct lecturer in music in music education at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.
Prior to his appointment at IU, Shaw was a member of the music education faculty at The Ohio State University for five years and an award-winning music teacher and administrator in Indiana and Illinois. His bands performed at prestigious events including the Illinois Music Education Conference and the Illinois Superstate Concert Band Festival, and appeared as a demonstration ensemble at the Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic.
He is the author of the book Music Assessment for Better Ensembles, an assessment and grading resource published by Oxford University Press.
Shaw has presented at the Midwest Clinic, the National Association for Music Education Music Research and Teacher Education Conference, and National In-Service Conference, and the Music Education and Multilevel Modeling Special Interest Groups of the American Educational Research Association.
His areas of scholarly interest include assessment and grading practices, instructional design, social psychology, quantitative research methodologies, and education policy.