George Arasimowicz is the dean of the Division of Arts, Media and Communications, and a professor of music, at the Wheaton College Conservatory of Music in Wheaton, Illinois. He earned his Ph.D. at the University of California, San Diego, his M.A. at McGill University, his B.M. at the University of Toronto, his Honours B.A. at Carleton University, and his A.R.C.T. at the Royal Conservatory of Toronto. Along with having received numerous fellowships and awards for composing, he also has been commissioned by PBS, NPR, and CBC broadcasting networks.