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Michael S. Miller

  • Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Quality and Compliance
  • Department of Economics
  • (312) 362-8477
  • 1 E. Jackson Blvd.
    DePaul Center 6208
    Chicago, IL 60604

Academic Degrees

PhD, Economics,  University of Pittsburgh, 1980
MA, Economics, University of Pittsburgh, 1978
BA, Economics, Slippery Rock State College


Dr. Michael S. Miller, PhD joined the faculty of DePaul University in 1980 and is currently Associate Professor of Economics and Associate Dean for Academic Quality. In his time at the university he has also served as Associate Dean of Academic Programs (1984-89) and Chairman of the Department of Economics (2001-07).

Michael's research interests include economic pedagogy as well as applied macroeconomics, where his focus has been on both the United States and the Kingdom of Bahrain. His work has been published in the Journal of Economic Asymmetries, Journal of Education for Business, the Journal of Teaching in International Business, the International Journal of Applied Economics and Econometrics and the European Research Studies Journal.

Michael has taught internationally in Poland, Hong Kong, Czech Republic and Bahrain, and he has twice been the recipient of DePaul University's Excellence in Teaching Award (1991, 2011). His views on economic policy and current events are much in demand as evidenced by his numerous appearances on both television and radio discussing macroeconomic conditions and policy developments.

Michael received his bachelor's degree in Economics from Slippery Rock State College in 1975. He earned both his MA (1978) and PhD (1980) in Economics from the University of Pittsburgh. He teaches courses on money and banking, business conditions analysis and macroeconomic theory.​