Digital Humanities


Miller Prosser

Associate Director of Digital Studies

Miller holds a doctorate in Hebrew and Northwest Semitic philology from the University of Chicago and has extensive experience in data management and data publication for the humanities involving all types of digital data: texts, images, maps, etc. He administers the Digital Studies program and teaches two core courses per year: “Data Management for the Humanities” (DIGS 30003) and “Data Publication for the Humanities” (DIGS 30005). He also provides consultation and training for the computational research of faculty and students, including support for scholars at UChicago and elsewhere who use the OCHRE platform (Online Cultural and Historical Research Environment) to manage, analyze, and publish their data.

Miller is co-director of the Ras Shamra Tablet Inventory, an OCHRE research project dedicated to to the study of texts and archaeology of Late Bronze Age Ras Shamra-Ugarit.