I contribute to research and publications for agricultural development organizations. I have researched, written and edited for:
|Future Agricultures Consortium (FAC)
|International Institute of Tropical Agriculture (IITA)
|International Center for Tropical Agriculture (CIAT)
|UK Department for International Development (DFID)
|European Initiative on Agricultural Research for Development (EIARD)
|ACP-EU Technical Centre for Agricultural and Rural Cooperation (CTA)
|Catholic Relief Services (CRS)
|CGIAR Systemwide Program on Integrated Pest Management (SP-IPM)
Developing materials and strategies for reporting the work of the Trust to managers and users of genebanks, donors, farmers and the world media.
Led a four-day writing workshop in Stone Town, Zanzibar for social scientists working with data from a 26-country study on gender and agricultural innovation, advising three groups of authors writing for submission to journals.
Consulting anthropologist with Uganda's National Crops Resources Research Institute (NaCRRI
Developed a tool for collecting cassava landraces and associated farmer knowledge in Eastern, Southern and Central Africa for the region's first cassava tissue culture collection.
Researcher for the Consortium for Improving Agriculture-based Livelihoods in Central Africa (now Humidtropics
), Democratic Republic of the Congo
Conducted an independent mapping project to document the organizational and social networks making up the CIALCA partnership model in Rwanda, Burundi, the DRC and Belgium, informing its expansion into the CGIAR Research Program Humidtropics.
Undertook ethnographic fieldwork in two remote villages of the eastern DRC, building on existing quantitative data to produce a study into the impacts of conflict on farming livelihoods.
Researched developments in a dozen countries of interest, supported some of Oxfam's highest-level advocacy staff in the organization of global campaigns, and reported on inter-agency meetings and Security Council sessions to Oxfam staff worldwide.
Worked as a field research assistant, gaining experience in agricultural research centered around long-term sustainability and the integration of social awareness into the agricultural and ecological sciences.
International Institute of Tropical Agriculture and National Crop Resources Research Institute, Uganda
Consortium for Improving Agriculture-based Livelihoods in Central Africa
International Center for Tropical Agriculture
Louise Sperling, T. Paul Cox, and Anya Christinck. Participatory plant breeding and gender: Reflections, 2000-2010.
CGIAR Systemwide Program on Integrated Pest Management
Site design © T. Paul Cox 2010
University College London
Global College of Long Island University
BA, Global Studies
Independent studies in China, India and Kuwait