USC Price School of Public Policy

Jennifer Miller

Jennifer Miller

Assistant Professor (Teaching)

Ralph and Goldy Lewis Hall 319
Los Angeles, CA 90089-0626

Phone: (213) 821-5799

Curriculum Vitae

Ph.D. in Public Policy

University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill

Expertise

Economic development, science and technology policy, workforce policy

Biographical sketch

Jennifer Miller is an Assistant Professor (Teaching) at the USC Sol Price School of Public Policy. She teaches courses on microeconomics and on policy formulation, implementation, and analysis. In 2015 she received a Teaching with Technology grant from USC’s Center for Scholarly Technology for development of a data-driven assignment for undergraduates.

Her research focuses on policy related to employment and economic development. She is particularly interested in the scientific workforce and issues of labor substitution and complementarity, including automation, offshoring, and immigration. Her research has been of interest to diverse audiences including the Health Professions Network, cityLAB, and the Prudentia Institute in Ljubljana, Slovenia.
She is the focal point for postdoctoral scholars within Price and presented a workshop on career options for doctorate recipients at USC’s “Beyond the PhD” conference.

She holds a doctorate in public policy from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill. Prior to earning her doctorate, she worked for IBM in human resources.

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