Monica Cox

Monica Cox

Associate Professor
Mailing Addresses
PURDUE UNIVERSITY
ARMSTRONG HALL
701 WEST STADIUM AVENUE
WEST LAFAYETTE, IN 47907-2045
Office: ARMS 1329
Phone: (765) 496-3461

Education

Ph.D., Higher Education Administration, Peabody College at Vanderbilt University
M.S., Industrial Engineering, University of Alabama
B.S., Mathematics, Spelman College

Research Interests

  • Exploration of professional development experiences and skills among engineering graduate students and professionals
  • Development of engineering leadership assessment tools and curricula
  • Development, dissemination, and commercialization of reliable and valid assessment tools for use across the engineering education continuum
  • Use of mixed methodologies to explore significant research questions in undergraduate, graduate, and professional engineering education
  • Integration of concepts from higher education and learning science into engineering education
  • Awards, Honors, Achievements, & Memberships

    • PECASE - Presidential Early Career Award for Scientists and Engineers
    • NSF CAREER Award (Faculty Early Career Development)
    • Tau Beta Pi (Engineering Honor Society)
    • Alpha Pi Mu (Industrial Engineering Honor Society)
    • Pi Mu Epsilon (Mathematics Honor Society)
    • VaNTH Engineering Research Center Student Leadership Council Chairperson (2001-2005)
    • Vanderbilt University Posse Foundation/Dean's Graduate Fellow (2000-05)
    • University of Alabama Graduate Council Fellow (1999-2000)
    • University of Alabama National Alumni Association Fellow (1998-99)
    • NASA/ Graduate Degrees for Minorities in Engineering and Science (GEM) Scholar (1998-2000)
    • Spelman College NASA/Women in Science and Engineering (WISE) Scholar (1994-98)