Visiting Assistant Professor, Loyola University New Orleans, 2011-2013
Visiting Assistant Professor, Metropolitan State University of Denver, 2007-2011
Professor Smith's current research interests are in Ethical Theory, Environmental Ethics/Philosophy, and Philosophy of Biology. Professor Smith published a book with Routledge Press entitled, The Intrinsic Value of Endangered Species.
Professor Smith regularly reviews papers for publications that focus on environmental ethics/philosophy. He also engages in service to the university including serving on the University Program Review Committee.
Recipient of the Student Life Achieving Excellence Award, March 2016
Recipient of the 2014 Morrison Foundation Award for Teaching Philosophy
Recipient of the 'Primeaux Prize', the award given for the Best Paper submitted to the Journal of Business Ethics' special issue for the 17th Annual International Conference Promoting Business Ethics. The paper is entitled, "On Explaining Individual and Corporate Culpability in the Global Climate Change Era"