Dr. J. Geoffrey Knowles

Geoff Knowles
Dr. J. Geoffrey Knowles

Associate Professor of Engineering/ Chair, Department of Engineering


Direct Office Phone: 423-775-7365

Field of Study: Engineering & Technology

Office: Engineering (Vogel School of Engineering)

Academic Degrees
  • Ph.D. Engineering and Technology Education, Purdue University
  • M.Div. Counseling and Family, Phoenix Seminary
  • M.S. Civil Engineering, Purdue University
  • B.S. Civil Engineering, Arizona State University


Associate Professor, Dr. Geoff Knowles is the chair for the Bryan College Vogel School of Engineering, where he enjoys spending time with his students. His education is in civil and environmental engineering, and he has worked in a variety of contexts in engineering, education, and ministry. He teaches several engineering courses ranging from Introduction to Engineering, for freshmen, to seniors courses such as the Senior Design Capstone course. Geoff is married to Tiffani, whom he met on a summer mission project in college, and has a son and two daughters. He enjoys learning about new technology, reading, and active outdoor activities like hiking and building projects around the house.

Engineering (Vogel School of Engineering)
721 Bryan Drive
Dayton, TN 37321
Mercer 315, Box #7802

Office Phone: 423-775-7222