Mary Malone

Department Chair , Political Science

Phone: (603) 862-1406
Office: Political Science, Horton SSC, Durham, NH 03824
Mary Fran T. Malone


  • Ph.D., Political Sci.&Government Rel., University of Pittsburgh
  • Ph.D., Political Science, University of Pittsburgh
  • M.A., Political Sci.&Government Rel., University of Pittsburgh
  • B.A., Internationl Relations&Affairs, Saint Joseph's University
  • B.A., Spanish, Saint Joseph's University

Research Interests

  • Crime
  • Democracy
  • Immigration
  • Latin America
  • Legitimacy of police
  • Political behavior
  • Public opinion
  • Rule of law

Courses Taught

  • INCO 590: Rsrch Exp/Political Science
  • POLT 403: United States in World Affairs
  • POLT 544: Of Dictators & Democrats
  • POLT 548: Drug Wars
  • POLT 554: Rev. & Protest Latin America
  • POLT 565: US-Latin American Relations
  • POLT 602: Washington Center Internship
  • POLT 695: Independent Study
  • POLT 750: Politics of Poverty
  • PPOL 910: Policy Across Borders
  • WS 444: Race Matters

Selected Publications

Shea, C. M., Malone, M. F. F. T., Young, J. R., & Graham, K. J. (2019). Interactive theater: an effective tool to reduce gender bias in faculty searches. Equality, Diversity and Inclusion: An International Journal, 38(2), 178-187. doi:10.1108/edi-09-2017-0187

Malone, M. F. T. (2015). Achieving Democracy Democratization in Theory and Practice. Bloomsbury Publishing USA.

Smithey, S. I., & Malone, M. F. T. (2014). Crime and Public Support for the Rule of Law in Latin America and Africa. African Journal of Legal Studies, 6(2-3), 153-169. doi:10.1163/17087384-12342034

Mary Fran T., M., & Roslyn K., C. (2013). Peacekeepers and the People: Domestic Evaluations of Peacekeeping Operations in Haiti. Journal of International Peacekeeping, 17(3-4), 385-413. doi:10.1163/18754112-1704011

Malone, M. F. (2010). Does Crime Undermine Public Support for Democracy? Evidence from Central America and Mexico.

Lyon, A. J., & Malone, M. (2009). Was Woodrow Wilson Right? Assessing American Attitudes towards Humanitarian Intervention. Journal of Peace, Conflict and Development, 13(2009), 1-41.

Dammert, L., & Malone, M. F. T. (2006). Does It Take a Village? Policing Strategies and Fear of Crime in Latin America. Latin American Politics & Society, 48(4), 27-51. doi:10.1353/lap.2006.0043

Dammert, L., & Malone, M. F. T. (2003). Fear of Crime or Fear of Life? Public Insecurities in Chile. Bulletin of Latin American Research, 22(1), 79-101. doi:10.1111/1470-9856.00065

Shea, C. M., Young, J. R., Banyard, V., Malone, M. F. T., Graham, K. J., & Byron, G. J. (n.d.). Recognizing and Intervening in Bias Incidents in the Academic Workplace: A Self-Categorization Theory Perspective. ADVANCE Journal, 1(1). doi:10.5399/osu/advjrnl.1.1.2

Malone, M. F. (n.d.). The Rule of Law in Central America: Citizens’ Reactions to Crime and Punishment.

Most Cited Publications