Max Matherne received his PhD in United States History from the University of Tennessee in 2019, after completing a dissertation entitled "The Jacksonian Reformation: Political Patronage and Republican Identity." His research focuses on the intellectual and political history of American democratic thought.
Early American republic; Jacksonian Democracy; American intellectual and political history
Ph.D.: The University of Tennessee, 2019
M.A. History: The University of Tennessee, 2015
B.A. History: Grove City College, 2012.