Samuel Miller

Teacher Education and Higher Education (TEHE) Department

Inspirational Educator 2019

Office: 445 SOE Building

Research Interest

Student learning & motivation, Literacy


  • Ph.D., Educational Psychology: Reading & Language Arts, University of Michigan, 1985
  • M.Ed., Elementary School Education, Rhode Island College, 1979
  • A.B., Political Science & Philosophy, Providence College, 1971


Dr. Miller, ‘Sam,’ presently a professor, came to UNCG in 1986 and has served as both Department Chair and Associate Dean for Academic Affairs and Student Services. Throughout his time, he has collaborated with teachers on multi-year research projects related to his research interests. He currently serves on the state’s Council for Developmental Disabilities and has memberships in various state and national research organizations.

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