dianne green dress crop (1)Dianne Vella-Brodrick (PhD) is a Senior Lecturer in the School of Psychology and Psychiatry at Monash University, Australia.

She has coordinated and developed numerous psychology units and programs including the Masters in Psychology (Health) program. She is currently the Psychology Degrees Convenor. Dianne is a member of the Australian Psychological Society and College of Health Psychologists. She is the Secretary of the International Positive Psychology Association and a co-founder and Co-Director of the Emotion and Wellbeing Unit at Monash University. She also founded the Positive Psychology Network at Monash University. Dianne is also an Editor in Chief of the Psychology of Well-Being: Theory, Research and Practice journal and has been a Director of two Australian positive psychology conferences in 2008 and 2010.