Stephen Bochner

Stephen Bochner

Stephen Bochner

Professorial Visiting Fellow

Contact details

Phone: (02) 9385 1646
Email: Stephen Bochner
Fax: (02) 9385 3641

Office: Mathews, Room 902

Research Summary

Research Areas: Coping with unfamiliar cultures. Acculturation. Culture learning. Culture training and orientation. Cultural identity. Culturally diverse work places, including educational settings.


Selected Publications:

  • Ward, C., Bochner, S., & Furnham, A. (2001). The psychology of culture shock. Second edition. Hove, UK: Routledge.
  • Bochner, S. (2003). Organisational culture and climate. In M. O’Driscoll, P. Taylor & T. Kalliath (Eds.), Organisational psychology in Australia and New Zealand. (pp. 302-321). Melbourne: Oxford University Press.
  • Bochner, S. (2006). Sojourners. In D. L. Sam & J. W. Berry (Eds.), The Cambridge handbook of acculturation psychology. (pp. 181-197). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.
  • Parkes, L. P., Bochner, S., & Schneider, S. K. (2001). Person-organisation fit across cultures: An empirical investigation of individualism and collectivism. Applied Psychology: An International Review, 50, 81-108.
  • Searle, B., Bright, J. E. H., & Bochner, S. (2001). Helping people to sort it out: The role of social support in the Job Strain Model. Work and Stress, 15, 328-346.
  • Bochner, S. (2005). Literature review: Offending by and against international students; Trends and responses. Wellington: Ministry of Education.
  • Bochner, S. (2005). Human rights-related attitudes and behaviours among young people: A selected review of the academic literature. In Rights of Passage: A Dialogue with Young Australians about Human Rights. (pp. 73 - 99). Sydney: Commonwealth of Australia, Human Rights and Equal Opportunity Commission.