Dr. Nicholas Miller

Professor of Church History and Director | International Religious Liberty Institute, Andrews University

  • Both a lawyer and a historian, Miller has argued many church/state cases in state and federal courts, including the U.S. Supreme Court in the case of Mitchell v. Helms, 530 U.S. 793 (2000).
  • He wrote The Religious Roots of the First Amendment (Oxford University Press), more than 30 scholarly and professional journal articles and book chapters dealing with issues of church, state, and society.
  • He has a Ph.D. in American Religious and Legal History from the University of Notre Dame, where he received the award for the best dissertation of the year for 2010 from the history department, and he received his J.D. from Columbia University Law School, where he was a Stone Scholar and an editor of the Columbia Law Review.