Autumn Miller

Autumn Leigh Miller , M.A., Ph.D

Associate Professor Educator

4265 Clifton Court Hall

Professional Summary

Professor Miller earned her Masters degree in Communication from University of Cincinnati (Go, Bearcats!) and Ph.D from the University of Utah (Go, Utes!). Her Bachelors degree is from Northern Kentucky Univertsity (Go, Norse!) Autumn is passionate about discovering ways we can use strategic communication for the public good, particularly in the areas of human health and the environment. She teaches applied, hands-on, and service learning classes involving, PR, Marketing, Advertising, and Social Media (e.g., COMM 2042: Intro to PR, COMM 4042: PR CR Campaigns, COMM 5000: Communication Capstone).

Autumn is also the faculty adviser for UC Influence, a student-led PR firm, open to all majors. She has been teaching and consulting in the academic, business, and nonprofit sectors approaching 20 years. Outside of UC, she owns Yellow Boat Marketing, a full-service marketing company serving Southwest Ohio dedicated to helping businesses and nonprofits make waves in their community and beyond. 


Ph.D: University of Utah Salt Lake City, 2016 (Integrated Marketing Communication, Mass Communication, Organizational Communication, Environmental Communication)

MA: University of Cincinnati Cincinnati, 2006 (Organizational Communication, Environmental Communication, Risk Communication, Persuasion)

BA: Northern Kentucky University Heighland Heights, KY, 2002 (Speech/Organizational Communication, Marketing)

Contact Information

Academic - 4265 Clifton Court Hall