International Society for Quality of Life Studies - ISQOLS

16th ISQOLS Annual Conference
16th ISQOLS Annual Conference
HONG KONG, JUNE 14-16, 2018
16th ISQOLS Annual Conference
Pre-Conference Site Visit Social Weather Stations in Manila, Philippines
Pre-Conference Site Visit Social Weather Stations in Manila, Philippines
Pre-Conference Site Visit Social Weather Stations in Manila, Philippines
New ISQOLS Endowed Tracks
New ISQOLS Endowed Tracks
New ISQOLS Endowed Tracks
Submit & Search our ISQOLS Research Database
Submit & Search our ISQOLS Research Database
Submit & Search our ISQOLS Research Database
ISQOLS Membership Overview
ISQOLS Membership Overview
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ISQOLS Discussion Groups
ISQOLS Discussion Groups
Have a quality-of-life/wellbeing/happiness related question, article, topic, or idea to share? Join an ISQOLS Discussion Group!

Discussion Group I

Economics & Employment

Economics, Wealth, Poverty, Income, Money, Employment, Consumption

Discussion Group II

Policy & Law

Political Science, Government and Governance, Policy, NGOs, Law

Discussion Group III

Health & Wellbeing

Health, Wellness, Aging, Personal Wellbeing, Happiness, Sociology, Psychology

Discussion Group IV

Community & Sustainability

Environment, Sustainability, Society, Social Work, Community, Neighborhoods, Family, Childhood, Adolescents, Adulthood

Discussion Group V

QOL Research Methods

Methods, Theory, Data Collection, Statistics, Social Indicators, Qualitative and Quantitative Research

Discussion Group VI

QOL Global Topics

International and Global Wellbeing, Human Rights

Mariano Rojas, ISQOLS President 2017-2018
Mariano Rojas, ISQOLS President 2017-2018
ISQOLS is a great Society and I feel honored of serving it as President for the period 2017-2018. ISQOLS gathers researchers and practitioners interested in promoting quality of life, well-being, and happiness around the world. The Society is composed of marvelous scholars from all corners of the world and from many disciplines of study; they all have a common goal: doing serious research to understand and promote people’s well-being." Read the letter to the ISQOLS community by our organization's new President, Mariano Rojas.

Mariano Rojas

ISQOLS President 2017-2018

Mariano Rojas, ISQOLS President 2017-2018
QOL NEWS
June 6, 2018

Applied Research in Quality of Life: Call for Papers for a Special Conference Issue

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April 30, 2018

In memory of influential ISQOLS member, Wolfgang Zapf

  One of the earliest and most influential members of our Society, Wolfgang Zapf, has passed away following a long …

April 13, 2018

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