Dr. Adam Knight

Department / Division:


  • Associate Professor
  • Graduate Coordinator
  • Co-Director of the Neuromechanics Laboratory


Email: aknight@colled.msstate.edu

Department of Kinesiology
Rm. 239

Complete Vitae


  • Auburn University (Ph.D., 2009, Biomechanics)
  • Auburn University (M.Ed., 2006, Exercise Science)
  • University of Southern Mississippi (B.S., 2004, Athletic Training)

Areas of Research

  • Lateral Ankle Sprain Mechanics
  • Sport Biomechanics
  • Influence of Therapeutic Horseback Riding on Gait
  • Occupational Biomechanics

Areas of Teaching

  • Anatomical Kinesiology
  • Biomechanics
  • Motor Learning and Skill Analysis
  • Neural Control of Human Movement

Selected Publications

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

  • American Society of Biomechanics (ASB)
  • National Athletic Trainers' Association (NATA)
  • National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)