|Position:||Assistant Professor, Department of Art & Design|
Jon Cox is an active explorer/photographer, he has traveled to all seven continents. He has been a University of Delaware faculty director of more than twenty photography based study abroad programs. Besides being named to two prestigious distinctions, namely a National Geographic Explorer and a New York Explorer’s Club National Fellow, Cox is the author of three books: Hadzabe, By the Light of a Million Fires, a 250-page documentary book on the Hadzabe, one of Tanzania’s last Hunter/Gathering Peoples; Close-up Digital Nature Photography; and, Digital Nature Photography. He currently is working on a cultural mapping project and fourth book on an indigenous community, the Ese’Eja who live outside of Bahuaja-Sonene National Park in the Amazon basin of Peru.