Ms. Erin Grant-Butler

Research/Teaching Expertise


  • Instructor



Department of Kinesiology
Rm. 231

Complete Vitae

Prior to coming to MSU, Ms. Grant assisted with the implementation and evaluation of the 5-A-Day Fruit and Vegetable Grant within an elementary school setting. She also created and implemented stress management programs. In addition to her duties in the Department of Kinesiology, she serves as a Board Member for the Mississippi Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, and Dance (MAHPERD). She currently holds the position of vice-president for the dance division of MAHPERD.


  • Mississippi State University (PhD, currently pursuing, Nutrition, Food Science and Health Promotion)
  • Mississippi University for Women (M.S., 2006, Health Education)
  • Mississippi University for Women (B.S., 2003, Family Studies-Education)

Areas of Teaching

  • Emergency Health Care
  • Foundations of Health Education

Professional Memberships/Affiliations

  • Mississippi Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance - Board member and V.P. of Dance Division
  • American Heart Association and American Red Cross