About Eric Binder, Doctoral Candidate

Project Mosaic PhotoEric Bindler is a scholar, teacher, and musician based in Orlando. He has a B.A. in Music and Anthropology from Rollins College, and an M.A. in Ethnomusicology from Indiana University.

Binder is currently completing his doctoral dissertation on race relations and national-identity politics within the Costa Rican reggae scene, and has taught courses on ethnomusicology and anthropology as an adjunct professor at Rollins College.

He is also an accomplished reggae, rock, and jazz guitarist, as well as an aspiring steel pannist.