Published Books & Book Chapters:

“Labor-Management Relations,” Chapter 23, Company Officer Handbook. PennWell Publishing: Tulsa, Oklahoma (Expected publication date: Fall 2017).

“Labor Relations for the Fire Service”. PennWell Publishing: Tulsa, Oklahoma. (April 2012).

“Post Traumatic Stress Disorder in Firefighters: The Calls that Stick with You.” Published Book. Co-Author of book, Chevron Publishing, Ellicott City, MD. (February 2005).

“Guide to Help The Fire Service Prepare For A Line-Of-Duty Death” Developed and published (Self-published) a 78 page guide book. Copies sold in the U.S., Canada, Sweden, and Australia. More than 2000 copies sold. March 1995.


Antonellis, P. (2015). Creation of systematic employment phone screening procedure for hiring tenure track faculty: An action research study. (Order No. 3732454). Available from ProQuest Dissertations & Theses Full Text. (1734891808).

Peer Reviewed Articles

Antonellis, P. (2017). Employment & Promotional Interviews: Structure vs Unstructured IPSA Journal. 1(1), p. 1-13. 

Antonellis, P., & Berry, G. (2017). Practical Steps for the Utilization of Action Research in Your Organization: A Qualitative Approach for Non-Academic Research. International Journal of Human Resource Studies. 7(2), p 41-59.

Antonellis, P., Berry, G., & Silsbee, R. (2017).  Employment interview screening: Is the ink worth it?  Global Journal of Human Resource Management. 5(2), p. 38-53. 

Antonellis, P. & Flam, D. (2016). Phoning it in? Examining pre-employment phone interview procedure in higher education. International Journal of Human Resource Studies. 6(1), p 21-45

Antonellis, P. (2014).  Revisiting Action Research. Journal of Social Science. 1(1), p. 12-20.

Peer Reviewed Presentations

Parent, J., Antonellis, P, Sullivan, C. & Lovelace, K. (2017). Classroom Exercises using Team Based Learning, Organizational Behavior Teaching Conference Proceedings.

Subject Matter Expert

 Prevention of Sexual Harassment ---  Lead Technical Writer  FETN—Fire & Emergency Training Network (FETN-038-0210), Carrollton, TX.

 February   2010

 Therapeutic Communication ---  Lead Technical Writer PULSE—Emergency Medical Update (AHVP-464-1007DV), Carrollton, TX, October 2007

 Community Disaster Planning – Lead Technical Writer, American Heat Video (AHVP-463-0607DV), Carrollton, TX, May 2007

  Honoring the Fallen Firefighter --- Lead Technical Writer,  American Heat Video (FETN-038-0307DV), Carrollton, TX, February 2007

  The Art of Smoke Reading --- Lead Technical Writer,  American Heat Video (AHVP-463-1106VV), Carrollton, TX, November 2006

  EMS Support of Special Operations Training Video – Lead Technical Writer. PULSE: Emergency Medical Updates (AHVP-464-1105DR), Carrollton, TX,

  September 2005

  Who is in Charge at an Accident Scene? -- Video Tape. American Heat Video, Carrollton, Texas, November 1, 1997

Published Articles

Antonellis, P., (2016). Change management: Recommendations for prechange success. Fire Engineering, 169(8), Page 49-54

Antonellis, P., & Staben-Burroughs, C. (2014). Perceptions of PTSD and Alcoholism in One of Our Own. Fire  Engineering, 167(12), Page 45-55.  

 Antonellis, P., (2014). How politics and ethics can affect change management. Fire Engineering, 167(6), Page  81-89.

 Antonellis, P., & Thompson, D., (2012).  A Firefighter's Silent Killer: Suicide . Fire Engineering, 166(12),  Page 69-76.

 Antonellis, P., (2007).  Coping with the challenges of forced retirement . Fire Engineering, 160(8). Page 91-100.

 Antonellis, P., (2007).  Higher education for the fire service: Online learning the new generation.  Firehouse Magazine, 32 (4). Page 138-143.

 Antonellis, P., (2007). The traumatic call: How to recognize & manage PTSD. Public Safety Communications Magazine, Page 32-37.
 Antonellis, P., (2007). Bereavement Leave: Benefits of a Written Policy. Fire Engineering Magazine, 162(3) Page 153-155.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). All Due Respect. Fire Chief Magazine, 50(12), Page 30-33.

 Antonellis, P., Meshad, F., Stack, D., (2006).  Understanding Post Traumatic Stress Disorder. Fire Engineering Magazine, 159(12), Page 85-88.

  Antonellis, P., Stack, D., (2006). Help me, Help you. FireRescue Magazine,  24(10), Page 78-82.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Use-of-force training: A marked improvement. Law Enforcement Employment Bulletin, 23(10), Page 6-7.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Marketing 101 for the training division. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 3(7), Page 4-5.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Avian Flu: Behavioral considerations. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 3(6), Page 2-3.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Task analysis: Need or bureaucratic paperwork? Law Enforcement Bulletin, 3(5), Page 5-6.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Arbitration: It’s not just for labor disputes. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 3(4), Page 3-4.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Career development: The head of the pack. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 3(3), Page 2-3.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Supporting Survivors During Line-of-Duty Deaths/Injuries. Fire Engineering, 159(3), Page 111-118.

 Antonellis, P., (2006). Burning Personalities.  Fire Chief, 50(2), Page 72-76.            

 Antonellis, P., (2005). Selection process: Oral board preparation. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 2(12), Page 5-6.

 Antonellis, P., (2005). Kodak black and white paper comes to an end. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 2(11), Page 5-6. 6.

 Antonellis, P., (2005). Cross cultural: Death and bereavement. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 2(11), Page 6-7.

 Antonellis, P., (2005). Best Practices in Testing for Drugs. Law Enforcement Bulletin, 2(10), Page 5-6.

 Antonellis, P., (2005). Understanding Compulsive Gambling in Law Enforcement. Police Department Disciplinary Bulletin, 13(10), Page 1-2.

 Antonellis, P., (2005).  The Impact of Death Notification, Law Enforcement Management Bulletin, 2(9), Page 6-7

 Antonellis, P., (2002). The Dying Truth. The Voice, 31(11), Page 16-17.

 Antonellis, P., (1997). Fire Chief Recruitment: Road Map for the Hiring Process. Firestation Management Advisor Newsletter, 7(12). Page 1-3.

 Antonellis, P., (1997). Essential Components of Group Dynamics. Firestation Management Advisor Newsletter, 7(1). Page 3-5.

 Antonellis, P., (1996). Spousal Debriefing: Taking Care of the Fire Service Better Half. Firestation Management Advisor Newsletter, 6(12). Page 3-4.
 Antonellis, P., (1996). Notification 101. Firestation Management Advisor Newsletter. 6(9). Page 3-4.

 Antonellis, P., (1996). Your Day in Court. Firestation Management Advisor.  6(6) Page 3-4.

 Antonellis, P., (1994). What Is Being Done For Telecommunication Stress.  Association of Public-Safety Communications Official (APCO), Page 42-43.

 Antonellis, P., (1993). Critical Incident Stress Debriefing: Helping Each Other Through The Pain. Firefighter News, Page 68-70.


Critical Incident Stress -- U.S. Fire Service -- Instructor  Norfolk Fire Service Instructors Organization. Great Yarmouth, Norfolk England. September 1992.

Peer Reviewed Articles
Employment & Promotional Interviews: Structure vs Unstructured.  read more

Popular Programs

  • Sexual Harassment Prevention
  • Line-of-Duty Death/Injury
  • Forced Retirement: Gone But Not  Forgotten  read more

Dr. Antonellis

Dr. Paul Antonellis, Jr., Ed.D. has more than 20 years of fire/EMS experience, holding various positions including chief of department. read more