Michael M. Cox

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Evelyn M. Mercer Professor in Biochemistry
B.A., University of Delaware
Ph.D., Brandeis University
Phone: (608) 262-1181
Email: cox@biochem.wisc.edu

Honors & Awards

Fellow of the American Society for Biochemistry and Molecular Biology (ASBMB) (the inaugural class) - 2021

5th Annual Award for Mentoring Undergraduates in Research, Scholarly and Creative Activities, University of Wisconsin College of Agricultural and Life Sciences - 2018

Evelyn M. Mercer Professor in Biochemistry - 2013-2023

Elected American Association for the Advancement of Science (AAAS) Fellow - 2011

University of Wisconsin Regents' Teaching Excellence Award - 2009

WARF Kellett Mid-Career Faculty Research Award - 2000

Vilas Associate Award, University of Wisconsin Graduate School - 1998

Spitzer Teaching Award, University of Wisconsin College of Agriculture and Life Sciences - 1994

Romnes Faculty Fellowship - 1989

Eli Lilly Award sponsored by the American Chemical Society, Division of Biological Chemistry - 1989

Dreyfus Teacher-Scholar Award - 1986-1991

March of Dimes-Basil O'Connor Starter Research Grant (research award) 09/1984-09/1986

National Institutes of Health Research Career Development Award - 07/1984-06/1989

Shaw Fellowship (research award) awarded by the Milwaukee Foundation - 07/1983-06/1988

Bank of America-Giannini Foundation Postdoctoral Fellowship - 09/1981-09/1982

American Cancer Society Postdoctoral Fellowship - 09/1979-09/1981