Dr Claire Cox
Poetry Centre Development Manager
School of English and Modern Languages
Born in Hong Kong, Claire Cox is Head of Business Development for the Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences at Oxford Brookes University. She is also a published poet, having completed an MA Creative Writing at Brookes where she was awarded the Blackwell’s Prize for Best Student. She is currently undertaking a part-time poetry-practice PhD with Royal Holloway. She has been published in Ink, Sweat & Tears, Magma, Envoi, Butcher’s Dog and Lighthouse, is one of three winning poets included in Primers: Volume Five (Nine Arches Press, 2020) and has won the Wigtown Alastair Reid Pamphlet Prize with A Book of Days (Wigtown Festival Company, 2020).