John Miller, Ph.D.

John H. Miller, PhD., has taught literature courses at both secondary and college levels, including American Literature at the University of Clermont-Ferrand, France, under a Fulbright Fellowship. He has also taught at the University of Pittsburgh, Carnegie Mellon University, Washington College, American University, and the Chesapeake Bay Maritime Museum’s Academy for Lifelong Learning. Given his interest in things maritime he taught a course on the literature of the sea as Visiting Lecturer and member of the University of Virginia’s faculty on two separate round the world voyages with UVA’s “Semester at Sea” program.  

John is also involved in several local non-profit organizations, currently serving as President of Allegro Academy, and board member of Chesapeake Forum.

John earned his Ph.D. from the University of Pittsburgh, with a BA from  Yale.

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