Dr. Stephen Cox

Dr. Stephen Cox

Dr. Stephen Cox is the Management Information Systems Director and Institutional Researcher at the University of Rio Grande and Rio Grande Community College in Rio Grande, Ohio.  He holds a Ph.D. in Curriculum and Instruction from Kansas State University, an MS in Systems Management from the University of Southern California, and a BS in Information Systems from The Ohio State University.  He has worked in system implementations at colleges for the past 14 years including StudentSpace 360.  He has worked as computer science faculty member and in administration at colleges in Kansas and Ohio and has 15 years of experience in software development and applied software research in industry.  He developed artificial intelligence software to help teachers develop Individual Education Plans (IEPs) for students with the disabilities. This product was recognized by NASA as successful transfer for technology from government to industry for its use of NASA’s CLIPS artificial intelligence software. He lives with his wife, Nina, and 2 children in Jackson, OH