Timothy Matovina

Contact Information

matovinasmaller Timothy Matovina
Professor; Co-Director, Inst. for Latino Studies
Institute for Latino Studies
574.631.3841
matovina.1@nd.edu
theology.nd.edu/people/faculty/timothy-matovina/

Department/affiliation

Theology; Institute for Latino Studies

Degrees

PhD in religion and culture. Catholic University of America. Washington, D.C.

Master of Divinity. Toronto School of Theology/University of St. Michael’s College.

Bachelor of Secondary Education. Indiana University. Bloomington.

Research interests

Catholicism in the United States

Latino Catholics

Theological education and formation in the faith

Honors/awards

Julian Samora Teaching Award

Spanish- and English-language presentations to various Catholic school administrator and leadership groups across the United States

Select publications

Latino Catholicism: Transformation in America’s Largest Church. Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2012.

Bio

Timothy Matovina is Professor of Theology and Co-Director of the Institute for Latino Studies at the University of Notre Dame. His most recent book, Latino Catholicism: Transformation in America’s Largest Church, has won five book awards, including selection as a CHOICE “Outstanding Academic Title” for 2012. In addition to his scholarly work, Matovina offers presentations and workshops on U.S. Catholicism and Latino ministry and theology throughout the United States.