Who's Who Top Educators

Walter Aaron Clark, PhD

Title: Distinguished Professor of Musicology
Company: University of California-Riverside
Location: Murrieta, California, United States

Walter Aaron Clark, PhD, Distinguished Professor of Musicology at University of California-Riverside, has been recognized by Marquis Who’s Who Top Educators for dedication, achievements, and leadership in education.

Dr. Clark is a distinguished professor of musicology at University of California-Riverside, teaching students here for 19 years. Prior to this, he was a faculty member at the University of Kansas in Lawrence, Kansas for 10 years and a teacher at Scripps College and Pomona College, both in Claremont, California. Previously, he was a teacher at California State University and University of California, Long Beach, both in Long Beach, California.

Dr. Clark is the founder and director for the Center for Iberian and Latin American Music at University of California, Riverside and an editorial board member for Revista de Musicología, Monumentos de la Música Española, Cuadernos de Música Iberoamericana, Música em Contexto and Encyclopedia of Latin American Popular Music. He graduated from North Carolina School of the Arts with a Bachelor of Music in guitar performance and subsequently earned his master’s in guitar performance from University of California San Diego. He earned his doctorate in musicology from University of California, Los Angeles in 1992.

Dr. Clark became interested in music at a young age, when he heard the songs of the Beatles, and he has loved creating and teaching music ever since. In the next few years, he will continue to further his own education and do more volunteer work for the community.

For more information, please visit:
University of California-Riverside
Press Release
Worldwide Humanitarian

Contact Dr. Clark:

Share with:


More to explore

Mary Taub

Title: Professor Company: University at Buffalo Location: Amherst, New York, United States Mary Taub, professor at University at Buffalo, has been

Scott A. Hundahl, MD, FACS

Title: 1) Professor; 2) Chief of Surgery (Retired) Company: 1) University of California, Davis; 2) The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs

Larry Horvath

Title: Professor and Department Chair of Secondary Education Company: San Francisco State University Location: San Francisco, California, United States Larry Horvath,