International Society for Quality of Life Studies - ISQOLS

15th ISQOLS Annual Conference
15th ISQOLS Annual Conference
Innsbruck, Austria. September 28-30, 2017
15th ISQOLS Annual Conference
16th ISQOLS Annual Conference
16th ISQOLS Annual Conference
HONG KONG, JUNE 14-16, 2018
16th ISQOLS Annual Conference
New ISQOLS Endowed Tracks
New ISQOLS Endowed Tracks
New ISQOLS Endowed Tracks
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
October 12, 2017

ISQOLS Innsbruck Conference Summary!

The ISQOLS 2017 Conference in Innsbruck, Austria was a great success! Click to read the conference summary!

July 27, 2017

Mark your calendars for: The ISQOLS 16TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE “PROMOTION OF QUALITY-OF-LIFE IN THE CHANGING WORLD” HONG KONG, JUNE 14-16, 2018

Mark your calendars for: The ISQOLS 16TH ANNUAL CONFERENCE “PROMOTION OF QUALITY-OF-LIFE IN THE CHANGING WORLD” HONG KONG, JUNE 14-16, …

July 26, 2017

ISQOLS Establishes Endowed Tracks to Honor Some of it Most Distinguished Members

  by Richard Estes, Joseph Sirgy, Kai Ludwigs (ISQOLS Development Committee)   Our new president, in consultation with the Development …

June 25, 2017

*New Published Book*: New Dimensions in Community Well-Being

New Dimensions in Community Well-Being P. Kraeger, S. Cloutier, C. Talmage (Eds.) Series: Community Quality-of-Life and Well-Being ▶ Addresses new …

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March 27, 2017

The Beauty of Cultural Diversity

by Tithi Bhatnagar Research in the area of quality-of-life, especially Subjective Well-Being asserts that culture is a very critical context …

February 27, 2017

What Backpacking Teaches About Quality of Life

  by John de Graaf   Two years ago, my friend Stefano Bartolini, a professor at the University of Siena, …