Kenneth R Miller

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Birthday
14, 1948
Birthplace
New Jersey
Birth Sign
Cancer
Birthday
14, 1948 (age 71)
Birthplace
New Jersey

About

Molecular and cell biologist and author who became known for his work on chloroplast thylakoid cell membranes. He also works as a professor at Brown University, his alma mater.

Before Fame

He graduated from Brown University in 1970 and went on to receive his Ph.D. in biology from the University of Colorado at Boulder.

Trivia

In 1999, he authored Finding Darwin's God, a work that critiques creationism and argues that a scientific belief in evolution and a faith-based trust in a higher power are not mutually exclusive views. Miller, a practicing Roman Catholic, became a Fellow of the Committee for Skeptical Inquiry in 2010.

Family Life

He attended high school in Rahway, New Jersey.

Associated With

He and his contemporary, Jeffrey Schwartz, shared a research interest in evolutionary biology.