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MacKenna, David W., Ph.D.
Associate Professor
University of Texas at Arlington
817.273.8759 (Fax)

Dr. David MacKenna (B.A, M.A, Ph.D., University of North Texas), has been affiliated with the University of Texas at Arlington since 1972, currently serving as Associate Professor of Criminal Justice. During his earlier years with the University, he served as Senior Research Associate and Director of the University's Institute of Urban Studies. From 1980-85, he directed the Criminal Justice academic program at U.T. Arlington. Dr. MacKenna held a prior academic appointment in Political Science at Texas Woman's University. For several years, he was a Criminal Investigator with the U.S.A.F. Office of Special Investigations (O.S.I.).

Dr. MacKenna is the author of numerous books, research reports, and articles on Texas public policy issues, law enforcement, and private security.

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