Trustee, Elected 2019
PhD Sustainable Agriculture, Iowa State University
MA Philosophy and Religion, California Institute of Integral Studies
BA Philosophy, Central College in Pella, Iowa
Dr. Cox’s interests and research are about the intersections of social movements and social justice, education, metaphysics, environmental philosophy, agriculture, and deep sustainability. He earned his PhD at Iowa State University in sustainable agriculture, a Master of Philosophy and Religion, with an emphasis in philosophy, cosmology, and consciousness from the California Institute of Integral Studies, and a Bachelor of Philosophy from Central College in Pella, Iowa.
For the past seven years, he has taught environmental humanities for the BA and MA programs in sustainable living at Maharishi University of Management in Fairfield, Iowa, and was co-director of the Bachelor of Arts program for two years.