- Ph.D., The Graduate Center, The City University of New York, 2021
- M.A. in Philosophy, The City University of New York, 2021
- M.A. in Music, Indiana University, 2012
- B.A. in Music, University of Toronto, 2010
Simon Prosser is Visiting Assistant Professor of Music Theory at the Indiana University Jacobs School of Music.
His dissertation research confronts issues of tonal hierarchy in the music of eighteenth-century Europe from the perspective of schema theory. He has also pursued research on the music of Dmitri Shostakovich. He has presented his work at numerous national and international academic conferences.
He has previously held teaching positions at the Yale School of Music, the Mannes School of Music, Hunter College, Queens College, and the Jacobs School of Music.