Vincent Tiffon is Professor of Musicology at the University of Lille, a researcher at CEAC (Center for the Study of Contemporary Arts), co-founder and co-leader of the EDESAC team. He also is an associate researcher in the APM team (IRCAM-CNRS-UPMC) in Paris.
A specialist in history, the analysis of creative processes and the aesthetics of electroacoustic and mixed music, he also developed works on musical mediation (study of the interactions between technical innovations and musical inventions). Since 2008, his work has focused on the analysis of compositional processes (mixed music).
His writings are published in AAA / TAC (Acoustic Arts & Artifacts / Technology, Aesthetics, Communication), Music Analysis, Les Cahiers du Cirem, Les Cahiers de Médiologie, Contemporary Music Review, DEMeter, Filigree, LINK, Mediation and Communication, Musurgia, NUNC, La Revue de Musicologie, SMC2011, as well as in several collected works.