Director, Liberal Studies Program
Office: Camino Hall - C161B
Kay Etheridge is the Director of the Liberal Studies Program for the College of Arts and Sciences at USD. Dr. Etheridge, together with the Liberal Studies Advisory Council and Affiliated Faculty in Liberal Studies, are devoted to ensuring that all Liberal Studies Majors receive outstanding instruction and advising as future prospective teachers.
Dr. Etheridge is also a member of the music faculty at USD teaching music history, jazz history, music education, applied piano and class piano. Dr. Etheridge is professionally a classical pianist, music educator, piano teacher and adjudicator who has lived in San Diego since 1982.
In addition to her responsibilitied as Liberal Studies Program Director and Adjunct Music Professor, Dr. Etheridge maintains an active performing career and each year can be heard as both soloist and chamber musician on various concert series events on campus and within the Southern California region.