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Michael Miller

Executive Vice President and Dean, and Associate Professor of Theology


Phone: 817-257-7577


Dr. Michael Miller joined Brite Divinity School in 2019 as Executive Vice President and Dean. He also serves as Associate Professor of Theology.

Dr. Miller previously served as Academic Dean of Payne Theological Seminary in Wilberforce, Ohio, an historic educational institution of the African Methodist Episcopal Church. He has also taught at Christian Theological Seminary in Indianapolis, Indiana and United Theological College of the West Indies in Mona, Jamaica.

An Ordained Minister in the Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), he is a graduate of the University of the West Indies (BA), Columbia Theological Seminary (ThM), and Claremont Graduate University (PhD). He is the author of Freedom in Resistance and Creative Transformation and Reshaping the Contextual Vision in Caribbean Theology.


  • Ph.D., Claremont Graduate University

  • Th.M., Columbia Theological Seminary

  • B.A., University of the West Indies 

Professional Affiliations:

  • American Academy of Religion

  • American Theological Society in the Midwest

  • Association of Disciples of Christ for Theological Discussion