Charlotte Mizener

Coordinator of Music Education and Graduate Studies
Office: Simmons Music Building, Room 204
Phone: 409-880-8072


  • Ph.D., University of Texas at Austin
  • M.M., University of North Texas
  • B.M., University of North Texas
Charlotte Mizener

Charlotte Mizener is a professor of music education at Lamar University. She received a bachelor’s of music education and master’s of music in harp performance from the University of North Texas, and a Ph.D. in music education from the University of Texas at Austin. At Lamar, she teaches undergraduate and graduate music education courses and supervises student teachers. She also serves as the coordinator of music education and the graduate advisor. She previously taught elementary music in grades kindergarten through six.

Dr. Mizener’s research interests include the elementary school-aged singer, children’s attitudes toward music and singing, as well as music educator preparation. She has presented research in the above areas at music education conferences at the state, regional and national levels. Her work has been published in the Journal of Research in Music Education, General Music Today, Texas Music Education Research, and the Texas Music Educators Conference Connection. She is the chair of the research division of the Texas Music Educators Conference.