The Donald C. Cox Seminar Series in Microbiology honors a former faculty member (1965-78) and chairman (1976-1978), who served as an inspiration to a generation of graduate and undergraduate microbiology students. In recognition of his dedication to student development, the speakers in this seminar series are selected and hosted entirely by current OU microbiology graduate students. For further information about the honoree, please see this tribute to Dr. Don Cox at the microbiology department site at Miami University, Oxford, Ohio.
Past speakers include Lilly Young (Rutgers), Ed DeLong (MIT), Greg Velicer (Indiana University). J. Greg Ferry (Penn State University), Dr. Daniel H. Buckley (Cornell University)