Matthew Malone

Matthew Malone

  • Assistant Professor of Political Science & Homeland Security, Department of Government, Criminology, & Sociology
  • Faculty, College of Behavioral & Social Sciences
  • Emergency Management Program Coordinator, Graduate Studies
M 63 Carnell Learning Center
Education

Ph.D., Auburn University (2017)

M.A., University of Alabama-Huntsville (2010)

B.S., University of North Alabama (2008)

Publications

PEER-REVIEWED ARTICLES

  • “Public Service Motivation of County-Level Emergency Managers.” Journal of Emergency Management. (2018)
  • “Trump’s FEMA Administrator Appointment: The Pick He Got Correct.” Journal of Public Affairs. (2018)
Presentations
  • “Proactive or Reactive? An Analysis of Disaster Preparedness Sales Tax Holidays” Paper presented at the Northeastern Conference for Public Administration. Boston, MA (virtual), Nov. 6-7, 2020.
  • “Anthony Downs meets Leslie Knope: Using Parks and Recreation to Teach Inside Bureaucracy” Paper presented at the South Carolina Political Science Association. Greenville, SC, Feb. 22-23, 2019.
  • “Public Service Motivation of County-Level Emergency Managers,” Paper presented at the Southeastern Conference for Public Administration. Birmingham, AL, Sept. 20-23, 2018.
  • “Does Size Matter? An Examination of the Variation of PSM of Emergency Managers Based On Population and Staff,” Paper presented at the South Carolina Political Science Association. Conway, SC, Mar. 23-24, 2018.
  • “Public Service Motivation of County-Level Emergency Managers,” Paper presented at the Southern Political Science Association. New Orleans, LA, Jan. 4-6, 2018.
  • “Lessons from the Storm: Changes in the Alabama Emergency Management Agency Since 2001,” Paper presented at the American Society for Public Administration. Atlanta, GA, Mar 17-21, 2017.
  • "States and the Common Core: An Analysis of State Experiences with Common Core," Poster presented at the 11th American Political Science Association Annual Meeting, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, September 1-4, 2016
  • "Killing the Common Core: A 50 State Analysis of State Policymaking," Poster presented at the 16th Annual State Politics and Policy Conference, Dallas, Texas, May 19-21, 2016
  • "Setting the Agenda for the Common Core: The Influence of Governors, Legislators, and Interest Groups on the Policy Process," Paper presented at the 74th Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, Illinois, April 7-10, 2016
  • "Party Control, Polarization and Policy Implementation: The Impact of Partisanship on the Adoption and Implementation of the Common Core Standards," Paper presented with Cindy J. Bowling at the 73rd Annual Meeting of the Midwest Political Science Association, Chicago, Illinois, April 16-19, 2015
  • "Towards a New U.S. Strategic Doctrine on Nuclear Non-Proliferation: The Dual Cases of North Korea and Iran," Paper presented at the 40th Annual Meeting of the Alabama Political Science Association, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, April 19-20, 2013
  • "Civil Unions and Marriage: What Roles Should the State and Church Play?," Paper presented at the 37th Annual Meeting of the Alabama Political Science Associations, Huntsville, Alabama, April 9-10, 2010