Erik Gnagy

Erik Gnagy

Clinical Assistant Professor

Physical Education Division


Office & Hours

Office: BEL 620

512-232- 9105


Mailing Address
The University of Texas at Austin
Department of Kinesiology and Health Education
2109 San Jacinto Blvd.
Austin, Texas 78712-1415
UT Mail Code: D3700

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Dr. Erik Gnagy earned a B.S.E from the University of Kansas. He then went on to earn an M.S. studying applied sports psychology at California State University, Fullerton. Most recently, Dr. Erik Gnagy earned his PhD from the University of Texas, specializing in behavior and sports performance, and is one of the leading experts in decision making in golf.  Lastly, Dr. Gnagy is one of a very small and elite group of PGA Professionals that concurrently hold a PhD. In addition to teaching courses in sports psychology, he consults with professional and amateur golfers on the psychology of elite performance.