Mark E. Miller

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Mark E. Miller
Part-time Instructor of Physics
Office: 
(269) 387-0406
Location: 
2227 Everett Tower, Mail Stop 5252
Mailing address: 
Department of Physics
Western Michigan University
1903 W Michigan Ave
Kalamazoo MI 49008-5252 USA
Education: 
  • Mathematics, Secondary Teaching Certification, Western Michigan University, 1985
  • B.A., Geology, Franklin & Marshall University, 1977
Teaching interests: 
  • Astronomy
  • Energy and environment
Research interests: 
  • Visual observation of deep-sky objects
  • Light pollution
  • Community response to climate change
Bio: 

Mark E. Miller is a part-time instructor in the Department of Physics at Western Michigan University.

A life-long amateur astronomer and environmental activist, he has observed more than 600 deep-sky objects, conducted surveys of light pollution in Michigan, and been active in advocating for limiting light pollution. Miller has also been active as a Climate Reality Project presenter, an organizer for 350.org, and a member of Citizens Climate Lobby. In his role as a Kalamazoo Township trustee, he is developing a native plant garden in a township park.