Dr. Laura L. Miller is a military sociologist at the Rand Corporation. She holds a Bacheloršs Degree from University of Redlands, and a Masteršs Degree and Doctorate from Northwestern University. She is a member of the Army Science Board, the Executive Council of the Inter-University Seminar on Armed Forces and Society, and the Board of Directors of the Center for the Study of Sexual Minorities in the Military. She is widely published and has conducted extensive research on various social issues in the military. She served on the Fowler Commission investigating sexual misconduct at the Air Force Academy, and served as a consultant to the Secretary of the Army's Senior Review Panel on Sexual Harassment in 1997. She also served as survey consultant for the Congressional Commission on Military Training and Gender-Related Issues, and was a Post-doctoral Fellow at the John M. Olin Institute for Strategic Studies, Harvard University.