Dr. Miller received a B.S in Environmental Toxicology at the University of California at Davis. From there, he attended Michigan State University and received his Ph.D. in Food Science and Environmental Toxicology. Dr. Miller continued his education as a post-doctoral scientist at North Carolina State University. In January of 2006, Dr. Miller joined the University of Illinois faculty as an Assistant Professor. He and his wife Katherine have two children, Robert and Christopher.