J. Elizabeth Miller Ph.D.

Elizabeth Miller
Title: Associate Professor
Division: Family, Consumer and Nutrition Sciences
Unit: Family and Child Studies
Office Location: Wirtz Hall 163
Office Phone: 815-753-6339
Office Fax: 815-753-1321
Email: jem@niu.edu

Courses Taught

  • FCNS 284: Introduction to Family Relationships
  • FCNS 280: Human Development, the Family & Society
  • FCNS 484/584: Family Theories


  • Ph.D., University of Georgia, Child and Family Development
  • M.S., Winthrop College, WinthropFamily and Child Development
  • B.A., Furman University, Psychology

Research Interests

  • Cognitive and relational development of college students
  • Religion and families
  • Adolescents at risk
  • Parent-adolescent interaction
  • Pro-family policies in university settings