In this final lesson, we will look at the work of three researchers interested in accounts of the afterlife: sukie miller, a psychologist and researcher in comparative religion; stanislav. Grof, a psychiatrist and researcher into non-ordinary states of consciousness; and gregory. Ross, a professor in the religion and culture department at wlu (who teaches the in- class version of this course) on the subject of death and religion. View: watch christopher ross on death and religion interviewed by steve paikin on the agenda, april. Let"s turn now to examine three different views of the origins of these afterlife beliefs. Sukie miller: mapping the afterdeath journey: we begin by looking at what psychologist sukie miller found in researching what she calls. Christianity, works much like balancing a cheque book. If after the evaluation one"s life comes out in the black, a life in heaven is assured.