Our Virtual Open Day is designed to answer your questions about the Institute for Positive Psychology & Education (IPPE) PhD/MPhil experience. 

If you are interested in applying for one of our funded places for the PhD or MPhil programs or would like to hear more about what these courses involve, please join us for our information session. 


The Virtual Open Day information sessions is being offered on: 

  • Thursday, 15 September 2022 1-2pm AEST (Sydney Time)

The Virtual Open Day is an unmissable opportunity to hear more about our dynamic and supportive research community. The program includes: 

  • insights from researchers across our research programs; 
  • scholarship information (for domestic and international students); and 
  • reflections from current research students. 

Register now

Interested in joining IPPE as an HDR Student?

Following the Virtual Open Day general sessions, if you are interested in our research programs, please email for the follow IPPE Academic Staff for further information. 

Research Program
Program Lead

Educational and Developmental Psychology 

Dr Theresa Dicke 


Indigenous Game Changers 

Professor Alex Yeung 


Motivation and Behaviour 

Dr Taren Sanders 


IPPE Higher Degree Research General Enquiries 

Associate Professor Jiesi Guo 


We look forward to connecting with you to discuss your hopes for your future research and how our programs can support you in your exciting endeavours to develop sophisticated skills, generate new knowledge, and link into a strong international research community.

Australian Catholic University (ACU) manages your personal information in accordance with our Privacy Policy, the Privacy Act 1988 (Cth), the APPs and, where applicable, other international requirements.

Have a


Our contacts

Have a question for a specific
team? Ask the right person.

View all contacts