Jason Goopy is Head of The Arts & Choral Coordinator at Ambrose Treacy College and a Casual Academic Staff member at the University of Queensland (UQ). Jason has experience teaching music in early childhood, primary and secondary schools, one-to-one studios, tertiary institutions and community settings. At UQ, he has held numerous positions in lecturing, assessment and curriculum development for undergraduate and postgraduate courses within the School of Music and School of Education. His doctoral research investigates the role of music and music education in the beliefs, values and identity work of adolescent boys. Jason is the National President of Kodály Australia, a Council member of the Australian Society for Music Education Queensland Chapter and the Representative of the Queensland Catholic Education Commission for the Queensland Advisory Committee for the Australian Music Examinations Board. He is frequently invited to present in Australia on music education and aural musicianship, and has presented workshops and academic papers at national and international conferences.