Peggy Kern

Senior lecturer at the Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education

Dr Peggy Kern is a senior lecturer at the Centre for Positive Psychology at the University of Melbourne’s Graduate School of Education. Her research is collaborative in nature and draws on a variety of methodologies to examine questions around who thrives in life and why, including: (a) understanding and measuring healthy functioning, (b) identifying individual and social factors impacting life trajectories, and (c) systems informed approaches to wellbeing.  She has published 2 books and over 75 peer-reviewed articles and chapters.