Dr. Joe Stallings teaches Classical Guitar, Music Theory and Music Appreciation. He is an Academic Advisor and the founder and director of the Pensacola State College Guitar Program, which includes the Pensacola Guitar Orchestra, the Pensacola Guitar Ensemble and the Pensacola State College Guitar Association. He is also the founder and chairman of the Pensacola Guitar Society. He received his bachelor of arts degree in music, his master of music degree from Western Kentucky University and his doctorate from Arizona State University.
Professor Stallings is a recipient of the 1996 N.I.S.O.D. Excellence Award from The National Institute for Staff and Organizational Development, the 1995 Pensacola State College Teaching Excellence Award, and the 1992, 1988, and 1986 Department of Music and Theatre’s Teaching Excellence Awards. He has been a member of the Pensacola State College Academy of Teaching Excellence since 1995 and is a published author and composer.