College of Education and Human Development - George Mason University
Graduate School of Education - George Mason University

Our Graduate School of Education is the alma mater for one third of teachers and administrators in Northern Virginia’s world-class school systems. Each year, more than 3,000 graduate students enroll in our innovative academic programs, which include advanced study for teachers and school leaders, instructional design and technology, and a renowned PhD in Education program that is among the largest in the country.


School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism - George Mason University

The School of Recreation, Health, and Tourism (SRHT) offers exciting, career-ready majors in dynamic fields such as athletic training, tourism and events management, health and physical education, kinesiology, sport management, and recreation management. SRHT features renowned faculty, cutting-edge research, six laboratories and centers, and a diverse student body of more than 1,000 undergraduate and graduate students each year. Each major requires one or more internship or clinical experiences, ensuring that students graduate not just with a transcript but with a resume that demonstrates their professional aptitude and skills.

Ed.D., State University of New York, Buffalo
Associate Professor

Contact Information

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Phone: (703) 993-2066
Fax: (703) 993-2025
Email: emiller (

George Mason University
Fairfax Campus
RAC 2107
4400 University Dr.
MS 1G6
Fairfax, VA 22030


Rich Miller instructs health (HEAL)  coursework and advises Health Promotion minors. He is a Virginia certified driver education instructor. He is also active in GMU's Community Relations Speakers Bureau. He also instrusts INTO students in social and behavioral science.

Research Interests

  • Health and safety communication
  • Safety literacy and communication
  • Measurement of driver knowledge, attitudes and practices

Recent Publications

Anderson, D.A, and Miller, R.E. (2017). Health communication: a practical guide. London: Routledge

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