Doug Dunston, Professor Emeritus of Humanities, is an educator, coach, facilitator, writer, and conductor with a deep technical and artistic background. Dr. Dunston taught in the multidisciplinary humanities department of New Mexico Tech from 1997–2018.

He designs and leads discussion and working sessions on a variety of topics concerning higher education and organization development and is an experienced orchestral conductor, having directed music ensembles in the American Southwest, Austria, and Hungary.