Melissa Weinberg


Dr Melissa Weinberg is a well known ‘happiness researcher’, an Honorary Fellow of the Australian Centre on Quality of Life at Deakin University, TEDx Speaker, and Wellbeing and Performance Psychologist with the Sandringham Dragons. She completed her PhD in psychology in 2011, and managed the Australian Unity Wellbeing Index, a project which has tracked the subjective wellbeing of Australians since 2001. She is also a registered psychologist, and currently Senior Research Fellow at the Young and Well CRC. She has appeared on TV programs including ABC News Breakfast and Weekend Sunrise, and on various national and regional radio programs.