Call for Research Posters at 2020 Conference! Deadline: Nov. 4 at 11:59 pm

Jane KuehneThe Alabama Music Educators Association, Higher Education Division invites research poster submissions from all levels of music scholars and practitioners. Submissions may include completed and in-progress research studies involving any aspect of music (education, therapy, history, psychology, performance, music in higher education, alternative music, etc.). Research based on issues facing music educators, musicians, and music students in the Southeastern United States are especially welcome, though this is not a requirement.

All submissions should meet the Code of Ethics found in the Journal of Research in Music Education. Research presented at other conferences will be considered. However, previously published work will not be accepted.

Submit Your Proposal

Conference Days and Location

January 16-18, 2020 at the Renaissance Montgomery Hotel and Spa, Montgomery, Alabama. See for more information. The poster session is traditionally on Friday afternoon.

Poster Session Day and Time

The poster session will be held Friday, January 18, 2019, 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m. in the Birmingham Ballroom (exhibit hall) lobby.

Proposal Submission

Interested researchers should submit a detailed abstract of the research project (up to 1000 words) as a Word or PDF document through our online submission website:


Submissions must be received by 11:59 p.m. CST on Monday, November 4, 2019 for full consideration.

Process for Review & Notification

All submissions will be peer reviewed and authors will be notified of acceptance by email during the week beginning Monday, December 2, 2019. If accepted, authors must register and attend the AMEA conference to present the poster. In the case of multiple-author works, at least one author must register and attend the AMEA Conference to present the poster.

Poster Dimensions

Posters should be professional in appearance and have poster dimensions of dimensions no larger than 36 inches by 48 inches. Presenters are expected to bring 15-20 copies of their research abstract to the session.

More Information

Contact Dr. Jane Kuehne at Auburn University by email at


Download pdf of call for participation.