Over 130 books, chapters, journal articles, encyclopedia entries, technical reports, and a clinical monograph, some in one or more of 10 international translations.


C.L. Cooper and J.C. Quick. In development.  The Handbook of Stress and Health: A Guide to Research and Practice.  Oxford, UK: Wiley. [Two volume set, 50 authors.]

J.C. Quick, T.A. Wright, J.A. Adkins, D.L. Nelson, and J.D. Quick. 2013.  Preventive Stress Management in Organizations, Second Edition. Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association.  

J.H. Gavin, J.C. Quick, and D.J. Gavin. 2013. Live Your Dreams, Change The World: The Psychology of Personal Fulfillment for Women. New York, NY: American Mental Health Foundation.

C.L. Cooper, A. Pandey, & J.C. Quick. (Eds). 2012. Downsizing: Is more less? Chichester, UK: Cambridge University Press.

C.L. Cooper, J.C. Quick, & M.J. Shabracq (Eds). 2009. International Handbook of Work and Health Psychology, Third Edition.  Chichester, UK: Wiley-Blackwell.

J.C. Quick, C.L. Cooper, J.H. Gavin and J.D. Quick. 2008. Managing Executive Health: Building Strengths, Managing Risks. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

J.C. Quick, C.L. Cooper, J.D. Quick, and J.H. Gavin. 2002. The Financial Times Guide to Executive Health. London: Financial Times-Prentice Hall. [Thai, Portuguese, Greek, Russian, Chinese, Spanish, Korean]  Academy of Management George R. Terry Book Award Nominee.

J.C. Quick and L. Tetrick (Eds.). 2003. Handbook of Occupational Health Psychology.
     (Washington, D.C.: American Psychological Association).
     Chapter 1: Prevention at Work: Public Health in Occupational Settings
Second Edition, 2011. 

D.L. Nelson and J.C. Quick. 1994. Organizational Behavior: Science, The Real World, and You Mason, OH: South-Western/Cengage Learning.
Second Edition, 1997.   Third Edition, 2000.   4th Edition, 2003.   5th Edition, 2006.             Sixth Edition, 2009.   Seventh Edition, 2011.        Eight Edition, 2013.  9th Edition, 2015.
ORGB: Organizational Behavior. 2009.
            ORGB2. 2010.
            ORGB3. 2012.
            ORGB4. 2015.

Clinical Monograph and Instrument

C.L. Cooper and J.C. Quick. 1999. FAST FACTS: Stress and Strain. Oxford, England: Health P.
      J.C. Quick and C.L. Cooper. Revised edition. 2003.  Original edition in English, Italian.

J.C. Quick, D.L. Nelson and J.D. Quick. 1991. The Self-Reliance Inventory. In J. W. Pfeiffer (Ed.) 1991 Annual: Developing Human Resources (20th): 149-161. San Diego: University Associates.
     Spanish language edition by Deborah Pérez Mojica, 1993
     German language edition by Joachim Stöeber, 1995
     Portuguese language edition by Ana Maria Rossi, 2003

Book Chapters

F.K. Cocchiara, D.J. Gavin, J.H. Gavin, & J.C. Quick. 2014. The "right" tools: Stress response lessons from the opposite sex. In A. M. Rossi, J. A. Meurs, & P. L. Perrewe (Eds.), Improving employee health and well-being: 83-102. Charlotte, NC: Information Age Publishing.

L.W. Brown, V.I. Gonzalez Hernandez, J.C. Quick, C. Cooper. 2014. Character is the firm foundation of a person’s identity: A review and future directions. In L.L. Neider & C.A. Schriesheim (Eds.), Research in Management Volume 10: 75-93. Charlotte, NC: IAP Publishing.

J.C. Quick, B.J. Gatchel, & C.L. Cooper. Health and wellbeing.  In press. In C.L. Cooper & J. Michie (Eds.) Understanding our Futures: Why Social Sciences Matter. Hampshire, England: Palgrave Macmillan.


J.C. Quick, C.L. Cooper. In press. Occupational clinical psychology.  In J.C. Norcross, G.R. VandenBos, & D.K. Freedheim (Eds.-in-Chief) APA Handbook of Clinical Psychology. Volume I. Clinical Psychology: Roots and Branches. Washington, DC: American Psychological Association (invited)


J.C. Quick. 2014. Stress. In R.Griffin and M.A. Hitt (Eds), Oxford Bibliographies in Management, Oxford University Press (invited).


J.C. Quick, J.Bennett, & M.B. Hargrove. 2014. Stress, health, and wellbeing in practice: Workplace leadership and leveraging stress for positive outcomes.  In P.Y. Chen & C.L. Cooper (Eds.) Work and Wellbeing: Wellbeing: A complete Reference Guide, Volume III – Work and Wellbeing: 175-204. Oxford, UK: Wiley Blackwell.

J.C. Quick & J.D. Quick. 2013. Executive well-being. In A. Caza & K.S. Cameron (Eds.), Happiness and Organizations, Section VII in S.A. David, I. Boniwell, & A. Conley Ayers (Eds.) The Oxford Handbook of Happiness: 798-813. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.  (invited) 

M.B. Hargrove, C.L. Cooper, & J.C. Quick. 2012. The stress outcomes resulting of downsizing. 

In C.L. Cooper, A. Pandey, & J.C. Quick (Eds.) Downsizing: Is less still more?: pp. 293-325. Cambridge, UK: Cambridge University Press.

L.E. Tetrick, J.C. Quick, & P.L. Gilmore. 2012. Research in organizational interventions to improve well-being. In C. Biron, M. Karanik-Murray, & C.L. Cooper (Eds.) Improving Organizational Interventions for Stress and Well-Being: 59-76. New York and London: Routledge – Taylor & Francis Group.

A. Pandey, J.C. Quick, A.M. Rossi, D.L. Nelson, and W. Martin. 2011.  Stress and the workplace: Ten years of science, 1997-2007.  In R. Cantrada and A. Baum (Eds.) Handbook of Stress Science: 137-150 New York: Springer Publishing Company.

J.C. Quick, C.L. Cooper, P.C. Gibbs, L.M. Little, and D.L. Nelson. 2010. Positive organizational behavior at work. In G.P. Hodgkinson & J.K. Ford (Eds.), International Review of Industrial and Organizational Psychology, 25: 187-216. Chichester, UK: Wiley.

Journal Articles

J.C. Quick, A. McFadyen, & D.L. Nelson. 2014. No accident: Health, well-being, and performance at work.  Journal of Organizational Effectiveness: People & Performance, 1(1), 98-119 (invited).

J.C. Quick & J.L. Goolsby 2013. Integrity first: Ethics for leaders and followers.
Organizational Dynamics, 42(1), 1-7.
     The 2013-2014 Distinguished Professional Publication Award, CoB, UT Arlington

J.C. Quick (Editor). 2013. Leadership: Character, coaching, context and culture.
Organizational Dynamics/Goolsby 10th Anniversary Special Issue, 42(1), 80 pp., 9 articles.

L.W. Brown & J.C. Quick. 2013. The economic and strategic environmental context of job burnout. Journal of Applied Biobehavioral Research, 18(2), 104–121. (invited)

J.C. Quick. 2011. Missing: Critical and skeptical perspectives on comprehensive solider fitness. [letter] American Psychologist, 66(7), 645-645.

J.C. Quick & T.A. Wright. 2011. Character-based leadership, context, and consequences. Leadership Quarterly, 22(5), 984-988.

T.A. Wright & J.C. Quick. 2011. The role of character in ethical leadership research.  Leadership Quarterly, 22(5), 975-978.

M.Blake Hargrove, J.C. Quick, D.L. Nelson, & J.D. Quick. 2011. The theory of preventive stress management: A 33-year review and evaluation. Stress and Health, 27, 182-193.

O. B. Davidson, D. Eden, M. Westman, Y. Cohen-Charash, L.B. Hammer, A.N. Kluger, M. Krausz, C. Maslach, M. O'Driscoll, P.L. Perrewé, J.C. Quick, Z. Rosenblatt, & P. Spector. 2010.
Sabbatical Leave: Who Gains and How Much? Journal of Applied Psychology, 95(5): 953-964.

J.L. Goolsby, D.A. Mack, and J.C. Quick. 2010. Winning by staying in bounds: Good outcomes  from positive ethics.  Organizational Dynamics, 39: 248-257.
      2011 Distinguished Professional Contribution Award, College of Business

M. Macik-Frey, J.C. Quick, and D.L. Nelson. 2007. Advances in occupational health: From a stressful past to a more positive future. Journal of Management, 33 (6), 809-840. [Invited]

K.J. Saleh, J.C. Quick, W.E. Sime, W. Martin, M. Conaway, and T.A. Einhorn. 2007.
Prevalence and severity of burnout amongst chairs of academic orthopaedic departments.
Journal of Bone & Joint Surgery, 89-A(1), 896-903.