Dr. Stepanova currently serves as Assistant Professor of Piano at the University of Georgia Hugh Hodgson School of Music in Athens, GA. In the summer, she serves as faculty at SongFest, held each June at The Colburn School in downtown Los Angeles, where she was also the director of the Piano Program between 2013-15.
Dr. Stepanova previously taught at Smith College in Northampton, MA as the Iva Dee Hiatt Visiting Artist in Piano. Between 2011 and 2015, she was also on the faculty at The Juilliard School where she taught undergraduate and graduate courses in keyboard harmony and music history among others. She holds a BM in piano performance and pedagogy from the "Hanns Eisler" Academy of Music in Berlin, Germany and a MM and DMA from the Juilliard School, where she was a recipient of the Richard F. French award for an outstanding doctoral document.
UGA, Hugh Hodgson School of Music: http://www.music.uga.edu/