David Miller awarded lifetime achievement award by ECPR
The nominating committee recognised Prof Miller’s outstanding expertise, calling him, ‘an inspiration, a model of reasoning and of researching. Miller makes a coherent and consistent attempt to tackle everyday issues which trouble contemporary citizens, parliaments and governments. In a clear and engaging style, which is nevertheless very analytical and rigorous, and in a very brave fashion, he puts forward rich political theory, which has inspired generations of students, researchers and scholars.'
On hearing the news, Prof Miller said: ‘I am delighted and very honoured to be given this Lifetime Achievement Award. As a young academic, taking part in the ECPR’s Joint Sessions was a memorable and formative experience for me, and I have held the ECPR in the highest regard throughout my career. I look forward to attending future events once the current pandemic has passed.'
The Department would like to extend its congratulations to Prof Miller on this well-deserved honour.