List of associated researchers

Colleague researchers from all over the world can take responsibility for a part of the World Database of Happiness. Currently the following colleagues are involved.

NameAffiliationResponsible for section onTerm (4 years)
Adriani (Yufi) (dr.)State Islamic University Jakarta, IndonesiaHappiness in Indonesia2020-2024
Agrawal (Shruti)PhD student, Malaviya National Institute of Technology, Jaipur, IndiaEffects of happiness on social bonds2021-2025
Akilli (Serkan) (dr.)Nuh Naci Yazgan University, TurkeyHappiness and Public Policy2020-2024
Ballas (Dimitriz) (prof. dr.)Professor, University of Groningen, NetherlandsHappiness in Regions2018-2022
Bajaj (Badri) (dr.)Jaypee Institute for Information Technology, Noida, IndiaHappiness in India2020-2024
Bothma (Elizabeth)Assistant professor, North West University, South AfricaHappiness in South Africa2018-2022
Brule (Gael) (dr.)Post-doctoral fellow University of Neuchâtel (Switzerland)Happiness and Sustainability2020-2024
Buket Kanlioglu (Melodi)PhD Student, Marmora University, Istanbul, TurkeyHappiness in Turkey2020-2024
Chekola (Mark) (prof. dr.)Emeritus professor, University of Minnesota, Dpt. of PhilosophyBibliography of Happiness,
section Philosophy of Happiness
Dias (Paolo) (prof. dr.)Professor of psychology. Catholic University of Braga, PortugalHappiness and School2020-2024
Elsas (Susanne) (dr.)Researcher at State Institute for Family Research (ifb) at University of Bamberg, GermanyHappiness and single parenthood2021-2025
Hussain (Azhar) (dr.)Associate professor, Dpt of Social Sciences & Business
Roskilde University, Denmark
Happiness and income/poverty2021-2025
Jantsch (Antje) (dr.)Researcher at Leibniz Institute for Agricultural Development in Transition Economies (IAMO), GermanyHappiness and private wealth2018-2022
Mitas (Ondrej) (dr.)Academy for Tourism, Breda University for Applied Sciences, NetherlandsHappiness and Leisure2020-2024
Kamasaka (Akiko) (prof. dr.)Professor, Aoyama Gakuin University, JapanHappiness in Japan2016-2020
Nurdinova (Shoirakhon) (dr.)Namangan State University, UzbekistanHappiness of housewives2021-2025
Salahodjaev (Rauf)
(prof. dr.)
Director at ERGO Analytics / Professor at Tashkent State Economics University and AKFA UniversityHappiness in Uzbekistan2021-2025
Samavati (Sahar)PhD student urban design
Tarbiat Modarres University, Teheran Iran
Happiness and urban design2020-2024
Sharma (Nidhi) (dr.)Assistant Professor (Economics), Malaviya National Institute of Technology, JaipurHappiness in Regions2021-2025
Tadic (Maja) (dr.)Researcher Pilar Institute, Zagrb, CroatiaHappiness in Croatia2018-2022
Tambyah (Siok Kuan) (dr.)
Tan (So Jiuan) (dr.)
National University of Singapore, SingaporeHappiness in Singapore2018-2022
Paul ThomasEconomist, IndiaHappiness and Modernity2020-2024
Vargas (Hector) (dr.)Lecturer, Talca University, ChileHappiness in Chile2018-2022
Wong (Paul) (dr.)Research Institute for Flourishing and suffering, CanadaHappiness and perceived meaning2020-2024

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