Jorgensen, Estelle R(uth)
- Jere T. Humphreys
(b Melbourne, Australia, May 28, 1945). Music educator and scholar of Australian birth. She received degrees from the University of Newcastle, NSW, Australia (BAHons 1967, DipEd 1968), Andrews University, Michigan (MMus 1970), and the University of Calgary, Alberta (PhD 1976). She taught in public secondary schools in Australia (1968) and Canada (1968–9, 1971–6), and at Andrews University (1970–71), Notre Dame University in Nelson, British Columbia (1976–7), McGill University, Montreal (1977–86), and Indiana University (1986–). She was founding chair of the Philosophy Special Research Interest Group of the Music Educators National Conference (1988–94), and founding co-chair of the International Society for the Philosophy of Music Education (2003–5). She is editor of Philosophy of Music Education Review (from 1993) and The Philosopher, Teacher, Musician: Perspectives on Music Education (1993...