John Knowles

INSTAAR Affiliate

  • Research Ecologist, USDA ARS Southwest Watershed Research Center

Departments / Academic Programs


  • PhD: University of Colorado, Boulder, 2015
  • MA: University of Colorado, Boulder, 2009
  • BA: Vassar College, 2003

Research Programs, Labs, and Groups

Contact Information

(Office) 303 735-5688


Ecohydrology; Ecosystem Ecology; Micrometeorology; Watershed Hydrology

Research Interests

My research incorporates eddy covariance, isotopic, geographic information systems (GIS), remote sensing, and modeling techniques to investigate the multi-scale impacts of climate change and management practices on water and nutrient cycling at Earth’s surface.