Bio (Tom Morin)

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Tom Morin

Tom Morin

Position

Associate Faculty

School

Interdisciplinary Studies

Summary

Tom Morin’s research is focused on understanding the cultural worldview provided by the world of work and its potential as a source of self-esteem within the theoretical framework provided by terror management theory. His preferred methodologies are phenomenology and phronetic social science. His master's research investigated organizational leadership roles as a source of self-esteem. His doctoral research seeks to understand a change in the lived experience of workplace conflict after participants attend a workshop that presents an existential perspective of the world of work.

Experience

Prior to beginning his academic journey, Morin worked in large organizations for more than 30 years. He is a co-founder of Work Innovation Partners and the creator of WorkFeelsGood.com. He speaks and writes about creating a better world of work for ourselves and for future generations and is a trusted adviser to individuals seeking to reclaim their working lives and build thriving organizations.

Credentials

Morin holds a Graduate Certificate in Executive Coaching (2013) and a Master of Arts in Interdisciplinary Studies (2015) from Royal Roads University, and is a recipient of the Royal Roads University Founders’ Award. He is currently pursuing a Doctor of Social Sciences at Royal Roads.