Leadership

Julia Mortyakova

As a leader, Julia has a passion for helping people through the facilitating communication and exchange of ideas. She is an advocate of interdisciplinary collaboration. As an artist, she believes in active community engagement of audiences in performance through concert lectures, and choice of repertoire.

Julia has received several awards for her leadership, including:

  • Samuel Eshborn Service Award from the Steinhardt School of Education, New York University for leadership activities within the school
  • New York University’s President’s Service Award for Leadership as member of the Steinhardt Graduate Student Organization
  • The honor of being chosen as Master’s Class Representative to receive the diploma on behalf of the entire graduating class from the Steinhardt School of Education, New York University 2006
  • Membership into Alpha Epsilon Lambda, Graduate Honor Society
  • Student Profile Honor, featured student at the University of Miami 2009 Commencement

Leadership Positions Held:

University  (back to top)

Julia Mortyakova

  • MUW Scholastic Appeals Committee, Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Teacher Education Council, Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Council of Chairs, Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Cultural Affairs Committee, Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Homecoming Committee, Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Regional Stewardship Committee, Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Community Outreach Performances, 2012–Present
  • MUW Faculty Search Committees (6), Member, 2012–Present
  • MUW Staff Search Committees (3), Member, 2012–Present
  • Alcorn Sigma Alpha Iota International Music Fraternity Candidate, Advisor, 2011
  • Alcorn Faculty Senate, Department Representative, 2010–2011
  • Alcorn Faculty Search Committee, Member, 2010–2011
  • MUW Life Enrichment Continuing Education Program, Instructor, 2014–Present
  • University of Miami Graduate Student Association, President, 2007–2009
  • University of Miami Graduate Student Association, Senator, 2006–2007
  • University of Miami Music Teachers National Assoc. College Chapter, President, 2006–2008
  • New York University Graduate Student Organization, President, 2005–2006
  • Vanderbilt University Blair School of Music Student Council, President, 2004–2005
  • Vanderbilt University Sigma Alpha Iota Music Fraternity, Corresponding Secretary, 2004–2005

Professional  (back to top)

  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM) Region VIII, Vice Chair, 2016–Present
  • National Music by Women Festival at MUW, Founder & Executive Director, 2016–Present
  • National Association of Schools of Music (NASM), Visiting Evaluator, 2014–Present
  • Columbus Music Study Club, President, 2013–Present
  • Music for All Ages, Co-Director & Performer, 2008–Present
  • National Piano Competition at Alcorn State University, Executive Director, 2010–2012
  • National Association of Graduate-Professional Students, Advisory Board, 2011–2015
  • National Association of Graduate-Professional Students, Ex-officio, 2010–2011
  • National Association of Graduate-Professional Students, President & CEO, 2008­–2009
  • National Association of Graduate-Professional Students, Public Relations Chair, 2008­
  • First United Methodist Church of Miami – Concert Series, Artistic Director, 2008–2010
  • Nashville Peace & Justice Center, Intern, 2003–2004