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Miller, J. Scott (John Scott)

 Person

Dates

  • Existence: 1958-

Biographical History

J. Scott Miller (1958- ) is a professor of Japanese and comparative literature at Brigham Young University.

J. Scott Miller was born on November 18, 1958. After serving a mission to Japan, he received a BA degree in comparative literature from Brigham Young University. He later earned his MA and PhD in East Asian studies from Princeton University. He was an associate professor of Japanese at Colgate University before joining Brigham Young University's faculty in 1994. He is currently the chair of the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages.

He is married to Judy Caccavella, and together they have two children.

Citation

Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages Directory, Aug. 18, 2014 (J. Scott Miller; professor of Japanese and comparative literature at Brigham Young University; BA degree in comparative literature from Brigham Young University; MA and PhD in East Asian studies from Princeton University; associate professor of Japanese at Colgate University; joined Brigham Young University's faculty in 1994; currently chair of the Department of Asian and Near Eastern Languages)

Familysearch, Aug. 18, 2014 (J Scott Miller: United States Public Records, 1970-2009; b. Nov. 18, 1958)

Mormon Scholars Testify, Aug. 18, 2014 (J. Scott Miller; missionary in Japan; married Judy Caccavella; two children)

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Oral history interview with Lee Butler and Scott Miller

 Item — Folder: 1
Identifier: UA 5693
Scope and Contents Contains a transcript of an oral interview conducted by David Wilson with Lee Butler and Scott Miller regarding the L. Tom Perry Special Collections exhibit "Looking Inward, Looking Outward: Japanese Representations of Self and Other". The interview consists of the professors explaining the historical and cultural context of certain pieces in the exhibit. Dated approximately 2005.
Dates: approximately 2005