19 March 2019

20 March marks International Day of Happiness.

On average, Australians spend more than 2000 hours per year at work. As such a big part of our lives is spent at work, happiness in this environment can have a big impact on our overall happiness and wellbeing.

University of Queensland experts are available to comment on various aspects of happiness in the workplace, and how to achieve it.

Associate Professor Remi Ayoko, School of Business:

Expertise: Conflict management, emotions, leadership, diversity, team work, employee physical work environment and territoriality.

Contact: r.ayoko@business.uq.edu.au, +61 7 3346 8145.

Professor Neal Ashkanasy OAM, School of Business:

Expertise: leadership, organisational culture, ethics, and emotions in organisations.

Contact: n.ashkanasy@uq.edu.au, +61 7 3346 8006.

Dr Azadeh RezvaniSchool of Business: 

Expertise: leadership behaviour and competencies, innovation, employee wellbeing, emotional intelligence, project management, information system continuance use; and multil-level studies.

Contact: a.rezvani@business.uq.edu.au, +61 7 3346 3364.

Media: UQ Communications, communications@uq.edu.au, +61 7 3365 1120.