Christopher Cox, Ph.D.

Christopher Cox, Ph.D.

Title: Assistant Professor
Dept/Program: School of Communication
Office: Kolbe Hall 110F
Phone: 330-972-8552


Dr. Cox joined the University of Akron's School of Communication in the Fall of 2019. With a focus in converged media, Dr. Cox's research explores the topics of human-machine autonomy and the convergence of digital media.


  • Ph.D. 2018 Georgia State University
  • M.A. 2006 Murray State University
  • B.A. 2004 University of Louisville


Introduction to Graduate Study
Media Theory
Media Audiences
Media Aesthetics
Philosophy of Communication
Technologies and Cultures of Digital Media
Digital Media Theory
Superhero Media
Media Industries
Film Aesthetics and Analysis
History of Motion Pictures