Ryan P Knigge

Contact Me

knigg008@umn.edu


Affiliations
Educational Background & Specialties

Educational Background

  • M.A.: Anthropology, University of Minnesota, 2015.
  • B.S.: Biology, University of Iowa, 2007.

Specialties

  • Human and primate evolution
  • Paleoanthropology
  • Skull functional morphology
  • Morphological integration
  • Geometric morphometrics
Courses Taught
  • TA- ANTH 1001: Human Evolution
  • TA- ANTH 3002: Sex, Evolution, and Behavior
  • TA- ANTH 3401/5401: Human Fossil Record
  • TA- ANTH 3405/5405: Human Skeletal Analysis
  • TA- ANAT 6050: Gross Anatomy for Dental Students
  • TA- INMD 6801: Human Structure and Function-Gross Anatomy
  • TA- PHSL 5510: Advanced Cardiac Anatomy and Physiology
  • TA- PHSL 5525: Anatomy and Physiology of the Pelvis and Urinary System
Research & Professional Activities

Professional Activities

  • Workshop: Geometric morphometrics: American Society of Mammalogists Conference , June 2016
  • Workshop: Studying ontogeny at different levels using geometric morphometrics , May 2014
Publications
  • RP Knigge, MW Tocheri, CM Orr, KP McNulty (2015). Three-dimensional geometric morphometric analysis of talar morphology in extant gorilla taxa from highland and lowland habitats. The Anatomical Record, 298, 277-290.