What is the project about?

The Health & Wellbeing Survey is a confidential survey, independent of all employer groups, professional associations and unions.

You will be able to track your job-related personal health and wellbeing over time, with an individualised report returned automatically upon completion each year.

  -  Prof. Herb Marsh

  -  Assoc. Prof. Philip Riley

Who is undertaking the project?

This project is being conducted by Professor Philip Riley at Deakin University and Professor Herb Marsh at Australian Catholic University.

Professor Herb Marsh is an international researcher and is arguably one of Australia’s leading academic researchers. Professor Marsh will contribute his extensive expertise in Positive Psychology, statistical modeling, and measurement expertise, to this project.

Professor Philip Riley, a former school principal, spent 16 years in schools before moving to the tertiary sector. He researches the overlapping space of psychology, education and leadership. Professor Riley has been conducting the Principals Wellbeing survey since 2011 and has expertise in running large-scale data collections.


"Interesting survey, made me think of my work and life in general. I'm happy I spent the time on doing the survey. Thank you."
"Thanks for the opportunity to participate. I think the work you are doing is outstanding."
"Great survey ... interesting to see how you come at the same aspect from several different angles ... Thanks for the opportunity to take part."