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Mihai C. Bocarnea, Ph.D.

BOOKS


Bocarnea, M. C., Reynolds, R. A., & Baker J. D. (2012). Online instruments, data collection, and electronic measurements: Organizational advancements. Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

BOOK CHAPTERS


Novak, D., & Bocarnea M. C. (2013). Leadership of organizational networks: An exploration of the relationship between leadership and social networks in organizations. In Jonathan H. Westover (Ed.), Leadership and Organizational Change, pp. 195-214. Champaign, IL: Common Ground.

Kilroy, J., Bekker, C. L., Bocarnea, M. C., & Winston, B. E. (2012). Seven scales to measure the seven beatitudes in leaders. In M. C. Bocarnea, R.A. Reynolds, & J.D. Baker (Eds.), Online instruments, data collection, and electronic measurements: Organizational advancements (pp. 164-186). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Traüffer, H. C. V., Bekker, C. L., Bocarnea, M. C., & Winston, B. E. (2012) An online measure of discernment. In M. C. Bocarnea, R.A. Reynolds, & J.D. Baker (Eds.), Online instruments, data collection, and electronic measurements: Organizational advancements (pp. 254-270). Hershey, PA: IGI Global.

Osula, B. & Bocarnea M. C. (2011). Edifying the New Man: The Creation of Myth under Romanian Communist Leadership. In F. Gandolfi (Ed.) Foundations of Contemporary Leadership (pp. 127-143). LAP Lambert Academic Publishing: Saarbrücken, Germany.

Dennis R. S., Kinzler-Norheim, L., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2010). Servant leadership theory: Development of the Servant Leadership Assessment Instrument. In D. van Dierendonck & K. Patterson (Eds.) Servant Leadership: Developments in Theory and Research (pp. 169-179). Palgrave Macmillan: London.

Gomez, D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2009). Student-specific characteristics as predictors of retention and attrition in an online doctoral leadership program. In P. Rogers, G. Berg, J. Boettcher, C. Howard, L. Justice, & K. Schenk (Eds.) Encyclopedia of distance learning (2nd ed.), Volume IV, pp. 1957-1965. Hershey,PA: Information Science Reference.

Reid-Martinez, K., Grooms, L. D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Constructivism in online distance education. In M. Khosrow-Pour (Ed.), Encyclopedia of information science and technology (2nd ed.). Volume II, pp. 701-707. Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference.

West, G. R. B., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). An overview of asynchronous online learning. In M. Khosrow-Pour (Ed.), Encyclopedia of information science and technology (2nd ed.). Volume VI, pp. 2948-2952. Hershey, PA: Information Science Reference.

Novak, D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Leading virtual teams. In M. Pagani (Ed.), Encyclopedia of multimedia technology and networking (2nd ed.). Volume II, pp. 835-841. Hershey, PA: IGI Publishing.

Natale, P. J., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2008).  Media channel preferences of mobile communities. In M. Pagani (Ed.), Encyclopedia of multimedia technology and networking (2nd ed.). Volume II, pp. 894-900. Hershey, PA: IGI Publishing.

Bocarnea, M. C., Grooms L. D., & Reid-Martinez, K. (2006). Technological and pedagogical considerations in online learning. In S. Seltman & A. Schorr (Eds.), Changing media markets in Europe and abroad: New ways of handling information and entertainment content, pp. 379-392. New York / Lengerich (Germany): Pabst Science Publishers.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Brown, W. J. (2006). Celebrity-persona Parasocial Interaction Scale (CPPI): Instrument profile. In R.A. Reynolds, R. Woods, R., and J. D. Baker (Eds.), Handbook of research on electronic surveys and measurements, pp. 309-312. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference.

Brown, W. J., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Celebrity-persona Identification Scale (CPI): Instrument profile. In R.A. Reynolds, R. Woods, R., and J. D. Baker (Eds.), Handbook of research on electronic surveys and measurements, pp. 348-351. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference.

DellaVecchio, D., Winston, B. E., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Motivational Gifts Survey (MGS): Instrument profile. In R.A. Reynolds, R. Woods, R., and J. D. Baker (Eds.), Handbook of research on electronic surveys and measurements, pp. 379-392 . Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference.

Dennis, R., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Servant Leadership Assessment Instrument (SLAI): Instrument profile. In R.A. Reynolds, R. Woods, R., and J. D. Baker (Eds.), Handbook of research on electronic surveys and measurements, pp. 339-342. Hershey, PA: Idea Group Reference.

Fields, D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2004). Measurement in organizational behavior. In K. Kempf-Leonard (Ed.), Encyclopedia of social measurement, pp. 951-956. San Diego, CA: Academic Press.

Brown, W. J., Bocarnea, M. C., & Basil, M. D. (2002). Fear, grief, and sympathy responses to the attacks. In B. Greenberg (Ed.), Communication and terrorism: Public and media Responses to 9/11, pp. 245-260. Cresskill, NJ: Hampton Press.

Bocarnea, M. C., Brown, W. J., & Fraser B. P. (1999). Portrayals of post-communist Romania in United States newspapers and magazines. In M. Prosser & K. S. Sitaram (Eds.), Civic discourse: Intercultural, international, and global media (Vol. 2), pp. 157-168. Stamford, CT: Ablex Publishing.

Brown, W. J., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1998). AIDS-related attitudes, beliefs, and Communication Behavior Inventory. In C. M. Davis et al. (Eds.), Handbook of sexually-related measures, pp. 310-312. Thousand Oaks, CA: Sage Publications.

Bocarnea, M. C., Baciu, D., & Chirculete, G. (1989). Digital integrated circuits. Bucharest, Romania: Electronic Research Institute Press.

ARTICLES


Wright, M. H., Bocarnea, M.C., & Huntley, J. K. (2012). Donor OPR and values-fit incongruence: An improved predictor of donations of unrestricted funds for 501(C)(3) publicly-supported, tax-exempt, faith-based, not-for-profit organizations? International Journal of Organizational Theory and Behavior, 15(1), 57-87.

Spencer, J. L., Winston, B. W., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2012). Predicting the Level of Pastors’ Risk of Termination/Exit from the Church. Pastoral Psychology, 61(1), 85-98.

Lane, M. & Bocarnea, M. C. (2011). Uncertainty Management's Impact on Job Satisfaction and Innovation. Review of International Comparative Management 12 (1), 97-111.

Trauffer, H., Bekker, C., Bocarnea, M., & Winston B. (2010). Towards an understanding of discernment: A conceptual paper. Leadership and Organizational Journal 31 (2), 176-184.

Trauffer, H., Bekker, C., Bocarnea, M., & Winston B. (2010). A three-factor measure of discernment. Leadership and Organizational Journal 31 (3), 263-284.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Dimitrova, M. (2010). Testing Servant Leadership Theory with Bulgarian Students. International Journal of Leadership Studies, 5 (3), 255-268.

Bocarnea, M.C. (2010). From the Editor/Special Issue. International Journal of Leadership Studies, 5 (3).

West, G.R.B., Bocarnea, M. C., & Dioscoro, M. (2009). Servant-leadership as a predictor of job satisfaction and organizational commitment with the moderating effects of organizational support and role clarity among the Filipino engineering, manufacturing, and technology workers. International Journal of Servant-Leadership, 5(1), 129-162.

Novak, D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Leadership of organizational networks: An exploration of the relationship between leadership and social networks in organizations. International Journal of Knowledge, Culture and Change Management, 8(6), 19-31.

Fields, D., & Bocarnea, M.C. (2008). Research of Voters' Perceptions of Leadership Attributes Cite McCain as Honest and Obama as Motivational. Available at http://www.regent.edu/acad/global/newsletter/presidential_leadership_research.htm

Bocarnea, M. C., & Osula, B. (2008). Edifying the new man: Romanian Communist leadership’s mythopoeia. International Journal of Leadership Studies, 3(2), 198-211.

Lucaschi-Decker, S. C., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Five leadership theories and five practical applications. weLEAD Online Magazine.

Wright, W. H., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Contributions of unrestricted: The donor organization-public relationship and alumni attitudes and behaviors. Nonprofit Management & Leadership, 18(2), 215-235.

Chandra, R., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Engineers as managers: Challenges faced by transportation engineers in management. Institute of Transportation Engineers Journal, ITE Journal online.

Dennis, R. S., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2005). Development of the servant leadership assessment instrument. Leadership & Organization Development Journal, 26(8), 600-615.

Brown, W. J., Basil, M. D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2003). Social influence of an international celebrity: Responses to the death of Princess Diana. Journal of Communication, 53(4), 587-605.

Brown, W. J., Basil, M. D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2003). The influence of famous athletes on health beliefs and practices: Mark McGwire, child abuse prevention, and androstenedione. Journal of Health Communication, 8(1), 41-58.

Basil, M. D., Brown, W. J., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2002). Differences in univariate values versus multivariate relationships: Findings from a study of Princess Diana, Princess of Wales. Human Communication Research, 28(4), 501-514.

Wizow, S. S., Reinecke, R. D., Bocarnea, M. C., & Gottlob, I. (2002). A comparative demographic study of spasmus nutans and infantile nystagmus. American Journal of Ophthalmology, 133(2), 256-262.

CONFERENCES


Bocarnea, M. (2013). The Servant Leadership Assessment instrument. Keynote address. 12th International Symposium in Management (SIM 2013) – Challenges and Innovation in Management Leadership. Timişoara, Romania.

Bocarnea, M., & Greasley, P. (2013). The relationship between personality type and servant leadership. Paper presentation. 12th International Symposium in Management (SIM 2013) – Challenges and Innovation in Management Leadership. Timişoara, Romania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2012). Values-based leadership. Keynote presentation. Learning and Working Together International Videoconference; West University of Timisoara, Romania; Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies, Romania; Academy of Economic Studies of Moldova, Chisinau, Moldova; Center for Instruction and Consulting in Business, Chisinau, Moldova.

Peltz, D. & Bocarnea, M. C. (2011). Servant leadership scales: assimilation and evaluation. Annual Roundtables of Contemporary Research & Practice, Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Coggins E., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2011). Testing servant leadership theory in Cambodia. Annual Roundtables of Contemporary Research & Practice, Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2010). Leadership and change. Invited lecture. The Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies; Bucharest, Romania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2010). Servant leadership. Invited lecture. The Bucharest Academy of Economic Studies; Bucharest, Romania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). The hero who cannot save us anymore. 2008 International Leadership Association Conference, Los Angeles.

Bocarnea, M .C. (2008). Communication in the midst of crisis leadership in the global environment. 2008 International Leadership Association Conference, Los Angeles.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Leading the knowledge workers in the business intelligence revolution: The case for servant leadership. Eight International Conference on Knowledge, Culture and Change in Organisations. Cambridge University, Cambridge, UK.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Dimitrova M. (2008). An empirical test of the servant leadership theory in the Bulgarian context. First Global Servant Leadership Research Roundtable. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

West G. R. B., Bocarnea, M. C., & Marañon, D. P. (2008). Servant leadership constructs as antecedents of organizational commitment and job satisfaction in the Philippines. First Global Servant Leadership Research Roundtable. Rotterdam, The Netherlands.

West, G. R. B., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Servant leadership and organizational outcomes: Relationships in United States and Filipino higher educational settings. Annual Roundtables of Contemporary Research & Practice, Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Love as resonant communication between leaders and followers. Christian Leadership Colloquium. St. Augustine University, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Selfless leadership. Dare to Love: Leading from the Heart Values-based Leadership Seminar. African Dream Family Church, Johannesburg, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Love as daily work routine. Bridging Sunday to Monday Leadership Seminar. Every Nation, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Love as resonant communication between leaders and followers. Christian Leadership to Change the World Seminar. Louis Group CEO Indaba: Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Selfless leadership. Dare to Love:Leading from the Heart Values-based Leadership. Shofar Church, Stellenbosch, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2008). Leader-follower alignment: Leading knowledge workers.  Louis Group Business Academy Alumni Event. Cape Town, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). The sustaining role of self-leadership and spirituality for small entrepreneurs in post-communist Romania. 2007 International Leadership Association Conference, Vancouver, Canada.

Cerff, K., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Group-centered leading factor as a scale for measuring altruism. Servant Leadership Research Roundtable. Virginia Beach, VA.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Christian leadership. Shofar Christian Leadership Seminar. Cape Town, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Christ as the perfect communicator. Every Nation Leadership Institute Leadership Seminar. Cape Town, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Osula, B. (2007). Leadership That was supposed to transform: The Romanian communist leadership's myth of the new man . 2007 International Academic Symposium on Value-Based Leadership. Cape Town, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. ( 2007). Spirituality, morality, and leadership. St. Augustine University Leadership Roundtable. Johannesburg, South Africa.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Students' self-leadership and spiritual development through journaling in Online learning. 2007 International Conference on Integrating Spirituality and Organizational Leadership. Delhi, India.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2007). Future research in the areas of spirituality and organizational leadership. 2007 International Conference on Integrating Spirituality and Organizational Leadership, Delhi, India.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Leaders as agents of change. Opening keynote address at Second Annual LCC International Leadership Conference. Klaipeda, Lithuania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Leading knowledge workers in the business intelligence revolution. Second Annual LCC International Leadership Conference. Klaipeda, Lithuania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Servant leaders for the twenty-first century. Closing keynote address at the Second Annual LCC International Leadership Conference. Klaipeda, Lithuania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Servant leadership in Eastern Europe. Second Annual LCC International Leadership Conference. Klaipeda, Lithuania.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Dimitrova, M. (2006). Bulgarian students' perceptions of servant leadership . 2006 International Leadership Association Conference. Chicago, IL.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Emotional intelligence at the crossroads between hype and theory: Leadership implications. Chair - 2006 International Leadership Association Conference, Chicago, IL.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). The crossroads of leadership in Eastern Europe: Insights from Lithuania, Russia, and Bulgaria. Respondent. 2006 International Leadership Association Conference, Chicago, IL.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2006). Effects of coaching, vision and "turnaround" leader self-efficacy on leader behaviors. 2006 International Leadership Association Conference, Chicago, IL.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2004, November). Moving forward/looking back in Online education:  Reflective learning through journaling in the virtual mentoring journey. 2004 National Communication Association Conference, Chicago, IL.

Bocarnea, M. C., Flanagan, M., Flanagan, P., & Idowu, T. (2004, April). Communication meta-goals in group decision making: Interactive constraints and risk management. Association of Management/International Association of Management, Norfolk, VA.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2003). Integration of e-learning pedagogy with media effects and communication theory. 2003 National Communication Association Conference, Miami, FL.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2003). The virtue of theoria: Integration of online pedagogy with media effects and communication theory. European Communication Association Congress, Munich, Germany.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2002). Communication in action: A bird's eye view of a successful online graduate program. Panel response - 2002 National Communication Association Conference, New Orleans, LA.

Brown, W. J., Fraser, W. P., Kiruswa, S., Bocarnea, M. C. (2002). Promoting HIV/AIDS prevention through soap operas: Tanzania's experience with "Maisha." 2002 International Communication Association Annual Conference, Seoul, Korea.

Brown, W. J., Bocarnea, M. C., & Basil, M. D. (2001). Public responses to the September 11 terrorist attacks on the U.S., 2001 SCA Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Bocarnea, M.C. (2001 ). Radicalizing the roots of traditional education: A practical view of a virtual program. Panel response - 2001 SCA Conference, Atlanta, GA.

Brown, W. J., Fraser, W. P., & Bocarnea, M. C. (2001). Identification with media celebrities: Remembering John F. Kennedy, Jr. 2001 ICA Conference, Washington, DC.

Bocarnea, M. C. (2000). Communist mithopoeia. Civic Discourse in the Civil Society Conference, RIT, Rochester, NY.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Schihl, R. J. (1999). Arguments for a technology service unit in the communication department. 1999 NCA Summer Conference. Washington, DC.

Brown, W. J., Basil, M. D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1999). Involvement with an American role model: Mark McGwire's influence on public opinion toward two health issues. 1999 ICA Conference. San Francisco, CA.

Bocarnea, M. C., Quicke, A., & Quicke, J. (1998). International responses to the death of Princess Diana on the Worldwide Web. 1998 ICA Summer Conference, Rome, Italy.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1998). Organizing the future through computer-mediated distance education. 1998 ICA Summer Conference, Rome, Italy.

Bocarnea, M. C., Fraser, B. P., Evanski, J., & Bloodworth, J. (1998). Web reactions to the death of Mother Teresa. 1998 ICA Summer Conference, Rome, Italy.

Brown, W. J., Basil, M. D., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1998). Responding to the death of Princess Diana: Audience involvement with an international celebrity. 1998 ICA Conference, Jerusalem, Israel.

Brown, W. J., Fraser, B. P., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1997). Media coverage of court cases and effects on the public: Audiences responses to O. J. Simpson's criminal trial. 1997 ICA Convention, Montreal, Canada.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1996). Computer-Mediated Communication Hardware and Software, Short course at the 1996 SCA Conference, San Diego, CA.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1996). Romanian doctrinal documents on edifying the "New Man." SCA Conference, San Diego, CA.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1996). Computer-mediated communication technology: The on-line doctoral program in communication at Regent University. VACAS Conference, Williamsburg, VA.

Bocarnea, M. C., Fraser B. P., & Brown, W. J. (1996). Portrayals of post-communist Romania in United States newspapers and magazines. Global Communication 1996 Conference, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1996). The technology of computer-mediated communication: Hardware and software , 1996 ESCA Convention, New York, NY.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1995). Communication meta-goals in acculturalization: Relational development with natives for Romanian immigrants in the United States. Intercultural Communication 1995 Conference, Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY.

Brown, W. J., Fraser B. P., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1995). The influence of O. J. Simpson's pre-trial publicity on public opinion and the public agenda. 1995 ICA Convention, Albuquerque, NM.

Brown, W. J., Fraser B. P., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1995). The agenda setting effect of celebrities: Audience response to the O. J. Simpson case. 1995 WSCA Convention, Portland, OR.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1994). Beavis & Butt-head: Understanding the MTV phenomenon. 1994 SCA Convention, New Orleans, LA.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1994). Love as communication. Regent University Colloquium, 1994.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Fraser, B. P. (1994). The image of Romania in the U.S. press. 1994 ESCA Convention, Washington, DC.

Schihl, R., & Bocarnea, M. C. (1993). The 700 Club 1982-1992: A content analysis. Christianity and Culture 1993 Conference, Virginia Beach, VA.

Barbulescu, S., & Bocarnea M. (1990). The GMS receiver. Electronic Research Institute Conference, Snagov, Romania.

Bocarnea, M. C. (1989). The remote control of the NOAA, GMS, & METEOSAT satellite receivers and of the antenna controller. Electronic Research Institute Conference, Snagov, Romania.

Aur, A., Bocarnea, M. C., & Cojocaru, V. (1987). The satellite simulator. Electronic Research Institute Conference, Snagov, Romania.

Bocarnea, M. C., Bocarnea, M. I., & Crupa, G. (1986). Method for expanding the RAM memory of personal computers. Electronic Research Institute Conference, Snagov, Romania.

Bocarnea, M. C., & Bocarnea, M. I. (1984). A device for training the self-control of the cardiac rhythm, School of Electronics and Telecommunication Conference, Bucharest, Romania.

CONSULTANCIES


Director of Marketing Research: Christian Broadcasting Network, Virginia Beach, VA

Research Manager: Christian Broadcasting Network, Virginia Beach, VA

Instructor: Regent Undergrad

Statistical Analyst/Consultant: Projects for Department of Ophthalmology, University of Leicester, UK; Kantonsspital, St. Galen, Switzerland; Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA; HomeNet, Virginia Beach, VA; Family Channel, Virginia Beach, VA; Brown & Fraser, Chesapeake, VA.

Internet/Technology Consultant: Regent University, College of Communication and the Arts, Virginia Beach, VA; Old Dominion University, Department of Communication and the Arts, Norfolk, VA; Hampton Roads Teleport, Virginia Beach, VA; Orr Associates International, Chesapeake, VA.