Dr. Grant Miller
Coordinator, Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment | Program Director for SoE Graduate Programs | Associate Professor
Phone: (618) 453-4250
Office: Wham 323K
625 Wham Drive, Mail Code: 4610
Southern Illinois University
Carbondale, Illinois 62901
Curriculum Studies | Elementary Education | Social Science Education
Grant Miller has academic specialties in social studies education, universal design for learning, and sheltered instruction. Dr. Miller received his Ph.D. from Boston College in 2007. His courses in curriculum and instruction include elementary education curriculum, public school social studies methods and action methods research. His research focuses on historical thinking, developing curricula that help students think like historians and social scientists.
Currently, he is a co-project director on a National Science Foundation grant on Enhancing Diversity in the Geosciences. In addition to his doctorate, Miller earned a bachelor’s degree in 1998 at Missouri Southern State University and a master’s in 2001 at Missouri State University.