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Susan Rogers
Professor, Music Production & Engineering (Berklee College of Music)

Susan Rogers holds a doctoral degree in experimental psychology from McGill University (2010). Prior to her science career, Rogers was a multi platinum-earning record producer, engineer, mixer and audio technician. She is best known for her work with Prince during his peak creative period (1983-1987) but production/engineering credits also include David Byrne, Barenaked Ladies, Geggy Tah, Nil Lara, Robben Ford, Tricky, Michael Penn, and Jeff Black. 

She is currently a Professor in the departments of Music Production & Engineering and Liberal Arts at Berklee College of Music, Boston, where she teaches psychoacoustics, record production and analog recording techniques. Rogers is the director of the Berklee Music Perception and Cognition Laboratory for investigating the influence of musical training on the auditory pathway. She is currently authoring a book on music listening for W. W. Norton, NYC.