Matthew J. Smith is an Assistant Professor of Religious Studies at Alma College. He specializes in the study of race, religion, and U.S. empire, with overlapping interests in gender/sexuality, science & technology, and the environmental humanities. He is currently working on a book manuscript on the racial science of trans-imperial Protestant Missionary networks in the late 19th - early 20th centuries.
PhD, Northwestern University
MA, Northwestern University
mDiv., Princeton Theological Seminary
BA, Anderson University