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Bradley E. Cox
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LIPSS Project

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Linking Institutional Policies to Student Success

Bradley E. Cox
Principal Investigator

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Bradley E. Cox is an Assistant Professor of Higher Education in The Florida State University’s Department of Educational Leadership and Policy Studies. Broadly invested in research that aims to understand student success and improve student outcomes, Cox undertakes projects that illuminate or extend “actionable intersections" that affect college students’ development, persistence, and graduation. Of primary interest are projects exploring how institutional policies shape student experiences and outcomes during the first year of college. Related topics of interest include: 1) the interplay between students’ college experiences and their home lives; 2) interactions between faculty members and students outside of the classroom; and 3) equity of outcomes for traditionally underserved students. His research has appeared in higher education journals including Research in Higher Education and The Review of Higher Education. At Florida State, Cox teaches Theories of College Student Development and The American College Student. Previously, Cox served as the Coordinator of Research and Public Information at the University of South Carolina‚Äôs National Resource Center for The First-Year Experience and Students in Transition. He received his Ph.D. in Higher Education from the Pennsylvania State University in 2010.