Evan Stewart is a doctoral candidate in sociology at the University of Minnesota studying political culture across a variety of institutional and community contexts. As a research fellow with the American Mosaic Project, his current collaborative work looks at public opinion on current issues, religious prejudice, and non-religious identity formation. As an Interdisciplinary Doctoral Fellow with the Center for the Study of Political Psychology, his dissertation research examines the political impact of the growing non-religious population in the United States through a mixed method study of public opinion, elite political discourse, and secular advocacy strategies. Evan is also a graduate editor for The Society Pages. He holds a BA in political theory from Michigan State University and an MA in sociology from UMN.