General

First Name

Thomas

Last Name

Cox

Job Title

Manager of Library IT Services

Contact Info

Website

http://tischlibrary.tufts.edu/

Extended Profile

Biography

Thom Cox is currently Manager of Library IT Services for Tisch Library at Tufts University where he leads a team of talented professionals providing IT infrastructure, web, and helpdesk services. Thom’s diverse background includes experience in higher education as well as corporate start-up’s and mid-sized companies, and includes expertise in leadership, project management, front-end web development, interactive and user experience design, and instruction. Thom sees innovation and creativity in IT as a cause and chairs the Innovation and Creativity in IT Affinity Group at Tufts. He also co-chairs the IT Leaders Forum for the university. Thom has had the pleasure of presenting at HighEdWeb, Internet Librarian, and NELINET. When he is not traversing the IT landscape with his colleagues at Tufts, Thom can be found performing jazz guitar in the Boston area.