Matthew Sparke, PhD
Professor of Geography and International Studies
Adjunct Professor of Global Health
Director of the Department of Global Health Undergraduate Program

Matthew Sparke is a Professor of Geography and International Studies, and Director of the Global Health Minor at the University of Washington. He is the author of In the Space of Theory: Postfoundational Geographies of the Nation-State (Minneapolis: 2005), and Introduction to Globalization: Ties and Tensions in an Unevenly Integrated World (Oxford: 2012).

He has also published more broadly on topics relating to global health, neoliberalism, governance and mapping. He is currently working on a new book with Katharyne Mitchell entitled The New Washington Consensus: Education, Global Health and the Rise of Philanthrocapitalism.