PhD, Claremont Graduate University; MA, Pepperdine University; BA, University of California, Irvine

Research Interests 

The social-psychological aspects of human nature relationships and the protection of natural places and other species; factors that underlie and influence attitudes toward nonhuman animals


Dr. Cox is a core faculty member in Walden’s School of Psychology, where she teaches graduate courses in research design, social psychology, and advanced social psychology. She is faculty advisor to Walden’s chapter of Psi Chi, the International Honor Society in Psychology. Dr. Cox particularly enjoys working with doctoral students on their dissertations.