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Matt Marostica

Associate University Librarian for Public Services and Collection Development

Western Religions Subject Specialist

(650) 736-1906, (650) 521-4341

In my role as the Associate University Librarian for Public Services and Collection Development, I serve as a link between library staff and the Stanford research community.  I am committed to extending the reach of the Stanford University Libraries to all Stanford researchers; I am particularly responsible for the Libraries' work with the Humanities, International and Area Studies, and Social Sciences.


  • JD, U.C. Berkeley School of Law
  • PhD, University of California, Berkeley, Political Science
  • BA, Brigham Young University, Political Science

Selected Publications 

“Learning from the Master: Carlos Annacondia and the Standardization of Pentecostal Practices in Argentina” in Global Pentecostal and Charismatic Healing, ed. Candace Gunther Brown, Oxford University Press, 2011.

“La Nueva Política Evangélica: El Movimiento Evangélico y el Complot Católico en la Argentina” in Religion y Sociedad, Porto Alegre, no. 3, 2-25, 2000.



More about me 

In my career, I have been a professor of political science at Brigham Young University (1998-2001) and a lecturer in Political Science at U.C. Berkeley (1997-98, 2004).  I also have extensive experience as a practicing lawyer having been a commerical litigator at SNR Denton (2004-2010) and a Staff Attorney at the U.S. Ninth Circuit Court of Appeals (2010-2011).