Criminology and Criminal Justice

Bernard J. McCarthy

Bernard J. McCarthy

Email

Phone

417-836-6679

(work)

Office

Strong Hall 222

Department

Criminology

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Criminology
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897 work
Professor
Director of the Center for Homeland Security; Program Coordinator for the MSAS in Criminal Justice and Homeland Security

Education

  • PhD, Florida State University
  • MS, State University of New York Albany

Teaching

  • CRM 725 – Evaluating Criminal Justice Policy and Practice
  • CRM 740 – Foundations of Homeland Defense and Security
  • CRM 745 – Topics in Homeland Defense and Security

Research and professional interests

His research interests focus on the impact of policy changes on criminal justice operations and program evaluation. Recently he has been examining the impact of homeland security initiatives on criminal justice policy, specifically the impact of terrorism on the tourist industry.