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Cox, Joseph W. (Joseph William), 1937-


Cox joined the History Department of Towson State College in 1964. From 1977 until 1981 he served as the Vice President for Academic Affairs. When Dr. James L. Fisher left Towson State University (TSU) in 1979, Cox served as the Interim President. He also threw his hat into the ring for the President's position, but Hoke L. Smith was appointed instead. Soon after Smith took office, Cox left TSU to become Chancellor of the University of Oregon system.

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Joseph W. Cox records

 Record Group
Identifier: 001-001-011
Overview Joseph W. Cox was acting President of Towson State University from 1978 to 1979. These records are comprised of correspondence to and from Cox during his tenure.
Dates: 1978-1979, undated