Matthew Wion holds a Ph.D. from Marquette University in Wisconsin and an M.A. from SDSU. Born, raised, and originally educated in San Diego, Wion earned his Ph.D. in philosophy in 2011. During his graduate studies, he taught philosophy courses at Marquette, Mount Mary College, and Bryant and Stratton College (all in Milwaukee). After graduation, he was an adjunct at the College of Lake County, Harper College, McHenry County College, and Oakton in Northern Illinois. In 2015, he and his family returned to San Diego where he teaches at Southwestern College, the University of San Diego, and Cal State San Marcos.