Thaddeus Miller

Crosscutting Scholar 2018–2021
ASU Polytechnic School EGR Programs



Thaddeus Miller is an associate professor at the School for the Future of Innovation in Society and The Polytechnic School at Arizona State University. He also co-directs the Center for Smart Cities and Regions. He collaborates with interdisciplinary teams of researchers and practitioners to enable cities to leverage science and technology to meet policy goals and community needs. He is on the Executive Management Team for the National Science Foundation-funded Urban Resilience to Extremes Sustainability Research Network, and co-PI of the NSF-funded STIR Cities project. His recent book, "Reconstructing Sustainability Science: Knowledge and Action for a Sustainable Future," part of the Earthscan Routledge Science in Society Series, examines how scientists can navigate epistemic and normative tensions to link knowledge to social action. 

Expertise Areas

Human Dimensions of Sustainability

Urban Systems


Human Dimensions of Science and Technology