Carol J. Cox
Professor of Geography and History
Nevada County Campus, N8-111
(530) 274-5291

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Carol Jean Cox, professor, author and lecturer has been instructing full time at colleges for 28 years. She teaches world, regional, cultural and environmental geographies, U.S. history and field classes at Sierra College. As an avid geographer and historian, Carol has lived in five and travelled to over 100 countries.

Nominated multiple times for Faculty of the Year, Carol has received both the Distinguished Teaching and Service Award from the California Geographical Society. She has published articles in history, geography and social science journals, written a book and given numerous papers, presentations and lectures across the country. As the 51st President of the California Geographical Society, Carol was the third woman to hold this prestigious position.