Dr Denise Quinlan
The New Zealand Institute of Wellbeing and Resilience
Dr Denise Quinlan is a director of the New Zealand Institute of Wellbeing and Resilience,
a research fellow at the University of Otago and an adjunct Professor at the IE University,
Madrid. She contributes to the development of wellbeing in education and the workplace
through her research, programme development and face-to-face consulting and training.
Her primary interest is the effective translation of research into practical, appropriate
strategies for education and the workplace. Her interest area of strengths approaches for
different cultures and minority groups is applied in her work with senior executives from
global organisations and with schools with indigenous and multi-cultural populations.