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Matthew Hill, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Philosophy
Whiteman-Gibbs Science Center
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Matthew Nelson Hill moved to Spring Arbor in 2011 with his wife, Helene, and their four children. He has been an ordained elder in the Free Methodist Church since 2009 and served as a pastor in the Genesis Conference for four years. Matthew earned his Ph.D. from Durham University in 2013 while studying under Robert Song. Hill and Helene love the outdoors, beekeeping, and spending time with their family and local community. Matthew’s newest book, Evolution and Holiness, recently came out with IVP-Academic.


  • Ph.D.: Durham University, 2013
  • Ordained Elder: Free Methodist Church, 2009
  • M.Div.: Asbury Theological Seminary, 2007
  • B.A.: (Religion/Philosophy and Psychology) Roberts Wesleyan College, 2004