Faculty Directory » Philip D. McCormack

Behavioral Sciences

Office Hours:

Semester: Fall 2017
Wednesday and Thursday 11:00-12:30
or by appointment

Office Information:

Room Number: McKay Room 240
Phone: 978-665-3944
Email: pmccorm3@fitchburgstate.edu

Courses Taught:

Introduction to Criminal Justice (CJ 1000)
Introduction to the Legal Process (CJ 2270)
Criminal Court Process
Research Methods (CJ 2130)
Statistics
Crime Mapping
Violence in America
Sex Crimes
Law Enforcement in America
Internship: Seminar

Education:

Ph.D. Criminal Justice and Criminology, UMASS Lowell, 2015
M.A. Criminal Justice and Criminology, UMASS Lowell, 2012
B.S. Criminal Justice, Fitchburg State College, 2009

Research Interests:

Environmental Justice
Intimate Partner Violence
Quantitative Methods
Policing
Race/Ethnicity
Social Inequality and Control
Wrongful Conviction/Exoneration

Current Projects:

A Longitudinal Study of Intimate Partner Violence Arrest Rates

Representative Publications:

Connor, D. P. and McCormack, P.D. “New York Prison Riots” in The Encyclopedia of Corrections. Editor: Kent Kerley. Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell. (forthcoming).

McCormack, P.D. and Clarke, K. “Mein Kampf” In The Encyclopedia of Corrections. Editor: Kent Kerley. Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell. (forthcoming).

Clarke, K., McCormack, P.D., and Siegel, L.J. “Criminology” in The Cambridge Handbook of Sociology. Editor: Kathleen Korgen. Publisher: Cambridge University Press. (forthcoming).

Professional Affiliations:

American Society of Criminology
Academy of Criminal Justice Sciences