Aaron Knighton

Internship Placement Coordinator

Aaron Knighton started as an Internship Placement Coordinator in Falk College’s Department of Sport Management in November of 2022. He advises Sport Management students, and assists with internships, senior Capstones, and professional networking.

Aaron previously worked as an Academic Adviser in the SI Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University. Prior to that, he worked as the Associate Director of Sport Programs at Syracuse. He also worked as an athletic academic advisor at The University at Buffalo, working with the men’s and women’s basketball teams as well as the football team. He also worked as the Intramural Coordinator at Canisius College.

Aaron is the academic consultant for the Men of Color Initiative at Syracuse University in the Office of Multicultural Affairs.


M.S., Higher Education, Canisius College

B.S., Elementary Education, Canisius College


SPM 201 - Professional Development in Sport

SPM 455 - Senior Capstone