Kenneth R. Miller

Kenneth R. Miller

Kenneth R. Miller is Professor of Biology at Brown University. He earned his Ph.D. in biology from the University of Colorado at Boulder in 1974. From 1974 to 1980, he taught at Harvard University. His research work on cell membrane structure and function has produced more than 50 scientific papers and reviews in leading journals, including CELL, Nature, and Scientific American. Miller is coauthor, with Joseph S. Levine, of four different high school and college biology textbooks which are used by millions of students nationwide. He has received 5 major teaching awards. In 2006 the American Society for Cell Biology gave him a Public Service Award, and in 2007 he was named a Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science and received the Exploratorium's Outstanding Educator Award. He won the 2008 AAAS Award for Public Understanding of Science and Technology. He is the author of Finding Darwin's God: A Scientist's Search for Common Ground Between God and Evolution, and Only a Theory: Evolution and the Battle for America's Soul.

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