Matthew Holley, PhD

Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine

LO 200
Indianapolis, IN


Matthew Holley, PhD, is an Assistant Professor of Family Medicine at the Indiana University School of Medicine.  He also serves as the Associate Director of Medical Student Education for the Department of Family Medicine and as the Statewide Course Director for the Foundations of Clinical Practice Year One course.  His academic research is in the areas of medical student education, faculty development, service learning and community engagement, and healthcare disparities.  Originally from Illinois, Matthew graduated from Millikin University with a Bachelor’s degree in Speech and Debate and earned Master’s degrees in Higher Education and Philanthropic Studies along with his PhD from Indiana University.


Titles & Appointments

  • Assistant Professor of Clinical Family Medicine
  • Education
    2016 PhD Indiana University
    2005 MA Indiana University
    2000 MS Indiana University
    1998 BA Millikin University
  • Research

    Medical Student Education

    Healthcare Disparities & Social Determinants of Health

    LGBTQ+ Healthcare

    Medical Student & Physician Wellness

  • Professional Organizations
    AAMC-CGEA (Central Group on Educational Affairs)
    Association for the Study of Higher Education (ASHE)
    Gay and Lesbian Medical Association (GLMA)
    Professional and Organizational Development (POD) Network in Higher Education
    Society of Teachers of Family Medicine
  • Awards
    Org: Indiana University
    Desc: Trustees Teaching Award
    Scope: University
    Org: Society of Teachers of Family Medicine (STFM)
    Desc: Outstanding Research Poster
    Scope: National
    Org: Indianapolis Business Journal (IBJ)
    Desc: Forty Under 40 Honoree
    Scope: Local
    Org: Sigma Alpha Epsilon Fraternity
    Desc: Order of the Lion - Outstanding Alumni Service
    Scope: National
    Org: Indiana Humanities Council
    Desc: Indiana Governor's Award for Tomorrow's Leaders (Under 30)
    Scope: State
    Org: IUPUI
    Desc: Chancellor's Diversity Scholar Award
    Scope: Campus

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