David A. Mackey
Professor of Criminal Justice
BS, University of Lowell; MA, University of Massachusetts; PhD, Indiana University of Pennsylvania
Office: Mary Lyon Hall, room 034K
Phone: (603) 535-3193
Fall office hours:
Monday & Wednesday 12:15pm – 2:15pm
or by appointment
About David Mackey
David A. Mackey is a Professor of Criminal Justice at Plymouth State University. He received his Bachelor of Science and Masters of Arts degrees in Criminal Justice from the University of Massachusetts Lowell. He earned his Ph.D. in Criminology from Indiana University of Pennsylvania in 1997. He is a lifetime member of the Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences and the Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences. He is also a member of the American Society of Criminology. He co-edited Crime Prevention, published by Jones and Bartlett, with Kristine Levan of Plymouth State University.
- Mackey, David & Courtright, Kevin (2012). Connecting academic criminal justice to the practitioner perspective: The efficacy of the professional interview published in The Journal of Criminal Justice Education.
- Mackey, David & Smith, Michael (2012) X-ray scanning, wiretaps, and other searches: College students’ perceptions of the reasonableness and intrusiveness of homeland security searches published in Criminal Justice Studies: A Critical Journal of Crime, Law and Society, Special Issue Homeland Security Ten Years After 9/11.
- Courtright, Kevin, Mackey, David & Packard, Susan. (2011). Criminal justice job desirability among incoming freshmen: Exploring relationships between personal characteristics and occupational attractiveness published in Corrections Compendium.
Awards or recognition
- Northeastern Association of Criminal Justice Sciences Regional Fellow’s Award, 2011
CJ 1010 The Criminal Justice System
CJ 1050 Emerging Tech in Criminal Justice
CJ 3080 Juvenile Delinquency
CJ 3090 Criminology
CJ 3150 Society, Ethics & the Law
CJ 4400 Research Methods in Criminal Justice
CJ 4800 Criminal Justice Seminar
PY 3150 Society, Ethics & The Law
SO 3080 Juvenile Delinquency
SO 3090 Criminology