Robert J. Miller
Bob is a Professor of Law at the Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law at Arizona State University. He teaches various Indian Law courses and Civil Procedure. Before joining ASU in 2013, he taught for fourteen years as a full time professor at Lewis & Clark Law School in Portland, Oregon. He has taught and practiced Indian law since 1993. He has also been a part-time tribal judge since 1995 and is now the Chief Justice of the Court of Appeals for the Grand Ronde Tribe. Bob has published numerous articles, editorials, and book chapters on Indian Law issues and has spoken at dozens of federal, state, and private conferences in more than thirty-one states and in Australia, England, and Canada. In 2003, he was appointed by his tribe to be on the Circle of Tribal Advisors to the National Council of the Lewis & Clark Bicentennial. He has written three years including, Native America, Discovered and Conquered: Thomas Jefferson, Lewis & Clark, and Manifest Destiny (Praeger Publishers, Inc., 2006); Reservation “Capitalism:” Economic Development in Indian Country (Praeger Publishers, Inc., 2012); and, Discovering Indigenous Lands: The Doctrine of Discovery in the English Colonies (Oxford University Press, 2010) (co-authored). Bob is a citizen of the Eastern Shawnee Tribe of Oklahoma.