Alumni Programs

Robert Biswas-Diener

Biswas-Diener's, Happiness book coverEducation

B.A., The Evergreen State College, 1994
M.S., Pacific University, 1999
Ph.D., University of Tromso (Norway)


Positive Psychology Services, LLC


Contact via email

Biographical Note

Dr. Robert Biswas-Diener is the author of multiple books on strengths, coaching, human resources and other psychological topics such as happiness and courage. His book, Happiness, co-authored with his father, won the 2008 PROSE Award.

Publication Type


Latest Publication

Practicing Positive Psychology Coaching: Assessment, Activities and Strategies for Success, Wiley, 2010

Additional Publications

The Strengths Book: Be Confident, Be Successful, and Enjoy Better Relationships by Realising the Best of You, CAPP Press, 2010
Positive Psychology as Social Change, Springer, 2010
Happiness: Unlocking the Mysteries of Psychological Wealth (with Ed Diener), Wiley-Blackwell, 2008
Positive Psychology Coaching: Putting the Science of Happiness to Work for Your Clients, Wiley, 2007