Greg Knotts is an Associate Professor of Elementary Education in the Michael D. Eisner College of Education here at California State University, Northridge.
Beginning in Fall, 2012, Dr. Knotts is serving as the Coordinator for the Queer Studies Program.
He earned his Ph.D. in International/Intercultural Education from the University of Southern California. He also holds a Master’s degree in Elementary Education and a BA in Business Administration, both from Loyola Marymount University. Greg’s primary research interests are focused on issues of gender and sexual orientation and how they impact the elementary school. Social construction, creating safe spaces to learn, and integrating gender and sexual orientation consciously into the Social Studies curriculum continue to be prominent in Greg’s research.
He has written Reclaiming Social Studies for the Elementary Classroom as well as numerous articles in the Journal of LGBT Youth, Social Studies and the Young Learner, and the International Review of Education.
As Dr. Knotts is also serving as the Advisor for the QS Program, please email him via this link to make an appointment.