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  • Kelly Nam

    Adjunct Professor, Game Music, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Dr. Kelly Nam teaches game music courses with topics including, but not limited to, music composition, theory, history, and post-production. Read more...
  • Sang Nam

    Director, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Prof. Sang Nam teaches technology-intensive courses in Computer Game Design at George Mason University.
  • Seong Won Nam

    Adjunct Applied Faculty (Tenor), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    Professor Seong Won Nam is a professional lyric tenor, with a broad background of experience in performance, teaching, and leadership. He is well known in the Washington D.C. area as a focused, dedicated artist and teacher.
  • Brant Nesbitt

    Adjunct Faculty, School of Art, CVPA

    As the Manager for Interactive Design at Sizmek, our team leads design sprints and creative strategy with a focus on measurable results for major publishers and global brands such as Amazon, Huffington Post, LG and more. Degrees MA, Graphic Design, George Mason University Certificate, Web Design & Development, UMass Lowell BFA, Graphic Communications, Northern Michigan University
  • James Nickel

    Adjunct Faculty (Horn), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    James Nickel has served as Third horn with the National Symphony Orchestra since 2008. Previously, he was the Assistant Principal horn with the Dallas Symphony Orchestra, and Associate Principal Horn with the Montreal Symphony Orchestra.
  • Julianna Nickel

    Adjunct Faculty (Flute), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    Julianna Nickel is a very active recitalist, teacher, and freelancer in the Washington, DC and Virginia areas. She is Adjunct Professor of Flute at George Mason University and a two-time recipient of Mason’s Distinguished Teacher of the Year (2019, 2017).
  • Shane Nickels (Michael Nickels)

    Adjunct Faculty (Marching Percussion), Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    Shane Nickels is a percussionist specializing in rudimental and orchestral percussion. Shane currently serves in The United States Army Old Guard Fife and Drum Corps as a snare drum instrumentalist and as Adjunct Faculty at George Mason University.
  • Michael Nickens

    Director of ATHLETIC BANDS, TUBA, Dewberry School of Music, CVPA

    Serving as Director of Campus Life Ensembles and Collaborative Arts, and as an Associate Professor of Music, Dr. Michael W. Nickens (a.k.a. Doc Nix) is most recognized as the leader of the “Green Machine”, which in 2015 was named the #1 pep band in college basketball by the NCAA and commended by the Senate and House of Delegates of the Commonwealth of Virginia.
  • Matt Nolan

    Assistant Professor of Game Music and Sound Design, Computer Game Design, CVPA

    Matt Nolan, Adjunct Faculty and Administrative Faculty for the Computer Game Design Program, has years of experience developing and designing interactive computer systems using game engines and gaming theories. Read more...
  • Shá Norman

    Director of Diversity, CVPA

    Shá Norman (They/She) joins George Mason University with over ten years of experience in program administration in education non-profits and higher education institutions.