Matt Bloom is Associate Professor of Business Management at the University of Notre Dame. Bloom is the Principle Investigator of the Wellbeing at Work Program (wellbeing.nd.edu) in which he and his team studying flourishing among the helping and caring professions. Matt has received over $6.2 million in grant funding to support his research. He leads an interdisciplinary team of ten researchers and staff who work together to learn how to sustain helping and care-giving professionals in their work. The team uses large-scale surveys, narrative interviews, and daily life studies to explore wellbeing. The team is also actively engaged in translational research--working with partner organizations to turn research insights into practice.
Innovation; creativity; employee motivation; intrinsic motivation; employee engagement
Wellbeing at work among the caring professions with a special interest in the wellbeing of humanitarian and social service professionals (funded by the Templeton Religion Trust)
Second International Conference on Human Dignity and Human Development
Flourishing in Ministry Program Aims to Counter Pastor Burnout
Sep 20, 2018
Faculty Fellow Matt Bloom was interviewed in an article for the National Catholic Reporter about his research with the Flourishing in Ministry program at the University of Notre Dame.
Lilly Endowment Launches Initiative to Help Clergy Thrive in Congregational Ministry
Dec 20, 2017
A new Lilly initiative builds on research by Faculty Fellow Matt Bloom.