Local philanthropists support teaching, research and service activities through UC’s Presidential Match for Endowed Chairs
UC San Diego’s Department of Music, founded by composers over 40 years ago, spans the spectrum from classical to contemporary, including jazz, Hindustani, computer and experimental music. The Conrad Prebys Concert Hall, located in the heart of campus, is recognized as one of the greatest small concert halls in the world. The music department’s distinguished faculty have earned Pulitzer, Guggenheim, MacArthur and Grawemeyer awards. And, now, the department also has key tools universities use in recruiting and retaining outstanding scholars: endowed faculty chairs.
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