Randall J. Miles, Ph.D.
The University of Missouri
Associate Professor & Soil Scientist
Dr. Miles is a soil scientist on the faculty of the University of Missouri Department of Soil Environmental and Atmospheric Sciences. He received his B.S. and M.S. in agronomy (emphasis in soil science) from Purdue University and Ph.D. in soil genesis from Texas A&M University. He is director of the Missouri SmallFlows Wastewater Education/Research Training Center, as well as the director of historical Sanborn Field, the third oldest continuous research field in the world. Additionally, Dr. Miles is curator of the historical Duley-Miller soil erosion plots. With these two historical fields, Dr. Miles has also emphasized long-term sustainability and soil organic matter relationships in his research efforts.