Christian B. Miller Ph.D.

Christian Miller, Ph.D., is A. C. Reid Professor of Philosophy at Wake Forest University and the Past Director of the Character Project (, which is funded by $5.6 million in grant funding from the John Templeton  and Templeton World Charity Foundations. His main areas of research are meta-ethics, moral psychology, action theory, and philosophy of religion. He is the author of over 75 papers as well as three books with Oxford University Press, Moral Character: An Empirical Theory (2013), Character and Moral Psychology (2014), and The Character Gap: How Good Are We? (2017). The last is his first trade book written for a non-academic audience. He is also the editor or co-editor of Essays in the Philosophy of Religion (Oxford University Press), Character: New Directions from Philosophy, Psychology, and Theology (Oxford University Press), Moral Psychology, Volume V: Virtue and Character (MIT Press), Integrity, Honesty, and Truth-Seeking (Oxford University Press), and The Continuum Companion to Ethics (Continuum Press). He was awarded the 2014 Kulynych Family Omicron Delta Kappa Award for Student Engagement, the 2009 Wake Forest University Reid-Doyle Prize for Excellence in Teaching. and the 2009 Wake Forest University Award for Excellence in Research.

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