Instructor of Instrumental Music Education, Area Coordinator of Music Education, Director of Athletic Bands
School of the Arts
Division of Music
Tim Heath is an assistant professor of instrumental music education, area coordinator of music education, and director of athletic bands at Samford University. Previously, he was a graduate teaching assistant with The University of Alabama bands, where he is a candidate for the educational doctorate in music education.
Tim’s other marching band experiences include serving as the front ensemble coordinator for the Music City Drum & Bugle Corps and staff positions with Methodist University’s “Pride of the Carolina’s” in Fayetteville, NC and the University of North Carolina at Pembroke’s “Spirit of the Carolina’s” in Pembroke, NC. He was also the Director of Bands at Spring Creek High School in Seven Springs, NC. He has adjudicated for the marching band activity in North Carolina, Virginia, and Alabama.
Tim has presented at sessions and research at state and national music conferences and is published in Percussive Notes and The Instrumentalist. He holds a Bachelor’s degree from The University of North Carolina at Greensboro and a Master’s degree from The University of North Carolina at Pembroke.