Kristy Gourley

Research/Teaching Expertise


  • Academic Coordinator


Phone: 662-325-0380

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McCarthy Gym

Room 226

Kristy Gourley is the Department of Kinesiology's Academic Coordinator. She holds master’s degree from Mississippi State University in exercise physiology. She is originally from Mathiston, MS and completed her bachelor’s degree in Biology from Millsaps College while playing women’s lacrosse. Kristy recently became a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) with the National Strength and Conditioning Association. She also assists in on-going research in the Neuromechanics Laboratory at Mississippi State University and has taught activity classes. Her main academic and research interests are primarily in sports biomechanics, focusing in sports performance and injury prevention.