Troy Knight

Troy Knight

Degrees and Post Graduate Research

Ph.D in Geography, University of Arizona
M.S. in Geography, Georgia State University
B.A. in Anthropology and History, University of Georgia

Research Interests

  • Paleoclimate
  • Paleoecology
  • Dendrochronology
  • Environmental Archaeology
  • Environmental Aspects of urban and suburban development 

Recent Research and Publications

  • Pinyon demography on centennial and millennial time scales and relationship to climate.
  • Extension of tree ring chronology in South West United States for climate reconstruction
  • Role of climate change in...


  • ENVR 150: Intro to Environmental Studies
  • ENVR 175: Integrated Environmental Science I
  • ENVR 215: Sustainability Workshop
  • ENVR 275: Integrated Environmental Science II
  • ENVR 300G: Science of Global Climate Change