Margaret R. Miles
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Margaret R. Miles is Dean and Vice President for Academic Affairs, and Dillenberger Professor of Historical Theology, at the Graduate Theological Union, Berkeley, California. She was the Bussey Professor of Historical Theology from 1987 to 1996 at the Harvard University Divinity School, and Chair of the Department of Theology from 1987 to 1992, and 1995 to 1996.

Books by Miles include: Plotinus On Body And Beauty: Society, Philosophy, and Religion in Third Century Rome, Reading For Life: Beauty, Pluralism, And Responsibility, Seeing And Believing: Religion And Values In The Movies, Desire & Delight: A New Reading of Augustine's Confessions, Carnal Knowing: Female Nakedness and Religious Meaning in the Christian West, Practicing Christianity: Critical Perspectives for an Embodied Spirituality.