Matthew Vega

Credentials: BA, Wheaton College / MA, The University of Chicago / PhD, The University of Chicago (Present)

Denomination: Episcopal

Specific Field: Theology


Matthew is a student, writer, and teacher. The topic of his dissertation is the intersections of Blackness, Mexicanness, and Religion. He teaches in the Theology Department at Dominican University and has spoken overseas at international conferences. He is an avid writer, who has written and co-written several chapters for different publishers, including Fortress Academic and Lexington Books. He regularly contributes to The Political Theology Network and Sojourners, where his essays explore the intersections of race and religion.