John Krivit

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John Krivit has been teaching audio technology classes at Emerson College since 2007. He is a Past-President of the international Audio Engineering Society serving 2015-2016. He was the Chair of the AES Education Committee from 2010 to 2016 where he built a vibrant global community of educators, students and institutions. His work as an educator has been defined by an unrelenting passion for connecting his students to gainful and rewarding careers in all facets of the audio industry. John served as Chair of the 2018 AES Conference on Audio Archiving, Preservation & Restoration at the US Library of Congress and was Chair of the 2018 AES High School Audio Educators Conference. Currently, he is Director of Education at Professional Audio Design of Hanover, Massachusetts and does consulting with other manufacturers of audio technology. John chronicles the events and opportunities available to audio students of all ages through his "Hey Audio Student" Facebook group. He continues to speak at audio events around the world.



B.A., University of Michigan
M.Ed., Argosy University

Awards & Honors

New England Institute of Art


Inabeth Miller Award for Outstanding Teaching (Selected by the student body)


Norm Prescott Teaching Award (Selected by the faculty)