Robert Lagueux is the founding Dean for Faculty Development at Berklee College of Music, overseeing the creation of programs providing innovative learning and development opportunities for faculty at Berklee’s Boston, Massachusetts and Valencia, Spain campuses as well as for instructors at Berklee’s international partner schools. In addition to Berklee, he has worked with faculty to enhance teaching and learning at the University of Chicago, Columbia College Chicago, and Northeastern University. As a Fulbright Scholar at City University of Hong Kong, he spent a year developing programs to support general education and leading teaching workshops throughout Southeast Asia.
Lagueux is a music historian who has published and presented on topics as diverse as the medieval celebration of Christmas, Leonard Bernstein, and the use of sound and music in sports. He holds a bachelor’s degree from Harvard University and an M.Phil. and Ph.D. from Yale University.