International Society for Quality of Life Studies - ISQOLS

15th ISQOLS Annual Conference
15th ISQOLS Annual Conference
Innsbruck, Austria. September 28-30, 2017: Call for Abstracts!
15th ISQOLS Annual Conference
ISQOLS Membership Overview
ISQOLS Membership Overview
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Tribute to Dr. Rhonda Phillips, ISQOLS President 2013-2016
Tribute to Dr. Rhonda Phillips, ISQOLS President 2013-2016
ISQOLS would like to sincerely thank Dr. Rhonda Phillips for her service as President to our organization. Her term will end this December 31, 2016. Dr. Phillips has a long list of service roles: member of the ISQOLS Board of Directors, VP Programs, President-Elect, Interim President, and Conference Chair for the 2015 ISQOLS conference in Phoenix, Arizona. She is also the recent recipient of the 2016 ISQOLS Distinguished Service Award. She has done a fantastic job in every role she assumed and ISQOLS is grateful for her hard work and dedication.

THANK YOU TO DR. RHONDA PHILLIPS.

ISQOLS PRESIDENT, 2013-2016

ISQOLS would like to sincerely thank Dr. Rhonda Phillips for her service as President to our organization. Her term will end this December 31, 2016. Dr. Phillips has a long list of service roles: member of the ISQOLS Board of Directors, VP Programs, President-Elect, Interim President, and Conference Chair for the 2015 ISQOLS conference in Phoenix, Arizona. She is also the recent recipient of the 2016 ISQOLS Distinguished Service Award. She has done a fantastic job in every role she assumed and ISQOLS is grateful for her hard work and dedication.

Tribute to Dr. Rhonda Phillips, ISQOLS President 2013-2016
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
February 27, 2017

THE INTERNATIONAL HANDBOOKS OF QUALITY OF LIFE RESEARCH: CALL FOR PAPERS

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February 14, 2017

ISQOLS Annual Conference: ABSTRACT SUBMISSION DEADLINE EXTENDED TO FEBRUARY 21ST

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February 12, 2017

The passing of QOL Pioneer: Dr. Hans Rosling

To QOL/well-being scholars and ISQOLS members:   Prof. Dr. Hans Rosling, a Swedish medical doctor/epidemiologist/QOL researcher, has been a role …

January 25, 2017

Community Quality-of-Life and Well-Being: CALL FOR PAPERS

Community Quality of Life and WellBeing Editor: Phillips, Rhonda Publish your next book in this series! Aims and Scope Series …

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