Subjective well-being(SWB) may be defined as people’s global evaluation of
their lives by their own criteria.It’s an important psychological index of life
quality.The study of subjective well-being which concentrates on positive affection
offers people a new perspective to understand psychology.A study on subjective
well-being of the academics will enrich the theoretical contents of Positive
Psychology,and the result of subjective well-being study will help people to
understand the academics.
This study searched the SWB of academics and the relationship between SWB
and personality.The main result as follows:
1、 The academics’ whole subjective well-being is high.
2、 There is not the differences between different sex、major and marriage 。
3、 The scores of above 50-years old academics are high than the other year’s
academics on positive affect and avowed happiness.
4、 The scores of professors are high than the others on life satisfaction.
5、 The academic’s SWB is related to some life fa