Matthew Sparke

Matt Sparke



Matt Sparke is Professor of Geography and International Studies, and Adjunct Professor of Global Health. His current research explores the ways in which the verticalization of global health initiatives has come together with the global spread of market-based governance to produce a series of geographical targeting and enclaving effects in global health practices.


  • University of British Columbia, Ph.D., 1996
  • University of Oxford, Hertford College, M.A., 1994
  • University of British Columbia, M.A. Geography, 1991
  • University of Oxford, B.A. Geography, with honors, 1989