Thomas P Miller

Professor, Emeritus

Thomas P. Miller is Professor of English. He has won awards for his research, teaching, mentoring graduate students, and leadership on diversity issues and shared governance.  He has published five books and over fifty scholarly articles, chapters, and reviews. He received a national award from the Modern Language Association for The Formation of College English Studies: Rhetoric and Belles Lettres in the British Cultural Provinces.  The second part of his history of college English appeared as The Evolution of College English: Literacy Studies from the Puritans to the Postmoderns.  His recent research focuses on distributed forms of leadership that enable collective action and recent changes in literacy and literacy studies.  He is currently working on a book on leadership tentatively titled “Reimagining Leadership as a Liberal Art and Integrative Discipline.