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Jim Miller

Thunder Bay, ONT
North House Folk School photo of instructor, Jim Miller

Jim (Ph.D., geology, University of Minnesota) is an Emeritus Associate Professor of Geology at the University of Minnesota Duluth. Formerly, he was a Senior Geologist with the Minnesota Geological Survey (1983-2008). His research specialty is the geology and mineral deposits of northeastern Minnesota. He has conducted geological research and led field trips for geologists and non-geologists for over 35 years. He retired from UMD in 2016.


Past Courses Offered by Jim Miller

Geology Up the Trail: Exploring the Ancient History of the Gunflint Trail

North Shore Geology Online Course

What's This Rock Three? Unraveling the Geological Story of Minnesota's Southern North Shore

What's This Rock Too? Unraveling the Geologic Story of MN's Central North Shore

What’s This Rock? Unraveling the Geologic Story of Minnesota's North Shore