Jon Macy

Associate Professor
Applied Health Science

jtmacy@indiana.edu
(812) 856-0704
PH 116

Education
  • Indiana University, Ph.D., 2009
  • Emory University, M.P.H., 1996
  • DePauw University, B.A., 1993
Courses
  • SPH B703 Acquiring and Managing External Funds
  • SPH P696 Field Experience in Public Health
  • SPH C366 Community Health
Background
  • Assistant Scientist/Project Director Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (July 2010 - August 2010)
  • Research Associate/Project Director Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences Indiana University, Bloomington, IN (November 2003 - June 2010)
  • Assessment, Surveillance, and Epidemiology Unit Manager/District Epidemiologist DeKalb County Board of Health, Decatur, GA (October 2002 - October 2003)
  • ORISE Fellow/Research Epidemiologist Foodborne and Diarrheal Diseases Branch Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA (June 2000 - October 2002)
  • Grants and Development Coordinator HealthNet, Inc., Indianapolis, IN (October 1998 - June 2000)
  • Ryan White Title III Project Director Marion County Health Department, Indianapolis, IN (February 1998 - October 1998)
  • Public Health Coordinator Bridges to Community, Inc., Managua, Nicaragua (January 1996 - January 1998)
Research Interests

Research interests include public health policies, especially tobacco control policies and how they influence tobacco use behaviors; public health program planning, implementation, and evaluation; and interventions to promote smoking cessation among adults and tobacco use prevention among adolescents.

Selected Publications
Macy, J. T., Chassin, L., Presson, C. C., & Yeung, E. (2016). Exposure to graphic warning labels on cigarette packages: Effects on implicit and explicit attitudes toward smoking among young adults. Psychology and Health, 31, 349-363.

Macy, J. T., Li, J., Xun, P., Presson, C. C., & Chassin, L. (2016). Dual trajectories of cigarette smoking and smokeless tobacco use from adolescence to midlife among males in a Midwestern U.S. community sample. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 18, 186-195.

McIntire, R. K., Nelson, A. A., Macy, J. T., Seo, D.-C., & Kolbe, L. J. (2015). Secondhand smoke exposure and other correlates of susceptibility to initiate smoking: A propensity score matching approach. Addictive Behaviors, 48, 36-43.

Macy, J. T., Chassin, L., Presson, C. C., & Sherman, J. W. (2015). Changing implicit attitudes toward smoking: Results from a web-based approach-avoidance practice intervention. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 38, 143-152.

Macy, J. T., Chassin, L., & Presson, C. C. (2013). Association between work-family conflict and smoking quantity among daily smokers. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 15, 1867-1872.

Macy, J. T., Chassin, L., & Presson, C. C. (2013). Predictors of health behaviors after the economic downturn: A longitudinal study. Social Science and Medicine, 89, 8-15.

Macy, J. T., Chassin, L., & Presson, C. C. (2013). The association between implicit and explicit attitudes toward smoking and support for tobacco control measures. Nicotine and Tobacco Research, 15, 291-296