Who We Are

Directors

Kelly-Ann Allen Global Belonging Collaborative Director
George Slavich Global Belonging Collaborative Director
Christopher Rozek Global Belonging Collaborative Director

 Kelly-Ann Allen, Ph.D.

Founder and Lead Director

Senior Lecturer, School of Educational Psychology and Counselling, The Faculty of Education, Monash University.

 George M. Slavich, Ph.D.

Associate Professor, University of California, Los Angeles

 Christopher Rozek, Ph.D.

Assistant Professor, Stanford University/Washington University

Board Members

Michael Furlong, Ph.D. Distinguished Professor Emeritus and Research Professor, University of California Santa Barbara, U.S.A.

Mark R. Leary, Ph.D. Professor. Department of Psychology and Neuroscience. Duke University, U.S.A.

Roy F. Baumeister, Ph.D. Professor, School of Psychology, University of Queensland, Australia. 

 

Greg Walton, Ph.D. Associate Professor. Department of Psychology. Stanford University, U.S.A.

Erica Frydenberg, Ph.D. Associate Professor. Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne, Australia.

John Hattie, Ph.D. Professor, Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne, Australia.

 

Lea Waters, Ph.D. Professor, Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne. 

 

Kathryn Riley, Ph.D. Professor of Urban Education, Institute of Education, University College London (UCL), U.K.

 

Dennis McInerney, Ph.D. Professor, The Education University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong.

 

Christopher D. Slaten, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, the Department of Educational, School, and Counseling Psychology at the University of Missouri, U.S.A.

 

DeLeon Gray, Ph.D. Associate Professor, the Department of Education, NC State University, U.S.A.

 

Hamid Sharif Nia, Ph.D. Assistant Professor in Nursing, Department of Medical Surgical Nursing, Mazandaran University of Medical Science, Iran. 

 

Gökmen Arslan, Ph.D. Assistant Professor, Süleyman Demirel University, Turkey. 

 

Peggy Kern, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne, Australia.

 

Dianne Vella-Brodrick, Ph.D. Professor, Centre for Positive Psychology, University of Melbourne, Australia.

 

Annie Gowing, Ph.D. Melbourne Graduate School of Education, University of Melbourne, Australia.

 

Sue Roffey, Ph.D. Associate Professor, University of Exeter, U.K. 

 

Abbas Abdollahi, Ph.D. Professor, Alzahra University, Iran.

 

Alan Tilbrook, Ph.D. Professor, University of Queensland, Australia.

 

Divya Jindal-Snape, Ph.D.  Professor, University of Dundee, Scotland.

 

Theofilos Gkinopoulos, Ph.D. Research Fellow, University of Greenwich, U.K.

 

Chris Boyle, Ph.D. Associate Professor, University of Exeter, U.K. 

 

Margaret Costello RN, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Simmons University, Boston, U.S.A.

Mohammed Elmeski, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Arizona State University, U.S.A.


Shira Gabriel Klaiman, Ph.D. Professor, University at Buffalo, U.S.A.

Andrea Reupert, Ph.D. Professor, Monash University, Australia.

Saeed Pahlevan Sharif, Ph.D. Associate Professor, Taylor’s University, Malaysia.

 

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