Dr. Weary is intrigued with working and thinking across genres in music, disciplines in the arts, and other academic disciplines. He has international experience as a pianist, composer, educator, and scholar. His disciplinary expertise, research, and teaching interests include music industry, entrepreneurship and innovation, intellectual property, data science, and emerging music markets. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in Music from San José State University, a Master of Music from William Paterson University, and a Doctor of Musical Arts from Five Towns College. He is an assistant professor in the department of music at CSUDH. He held previous faculty appointments at Wayne State University and Albright College, and was as an Agent for the Harry Fox Agency in New York City.