Dr. Erin Reifsteck is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Kinesiology at The University of North Carolina at Greensboro (UNCG). Prior to joining the faculty at UNCG, she completed a post-doctoral research fellowship with IPAHW. She received her Ph.D. and M.S. in Kinesiology (Sport and Exercise Psychology concentration) with a doctoral minor in Educational Research Methodology from UNCG. She also holds a graduate certificate in Women's and Gender Studies from UNCG. She earned her B.S. in Psychology with a minor in Neuroscience from Saint Francis University (Pennsylvania) where she played field hockey and was a two-time Academic All-American and Northeast Conference Scholar Athlete of the Year.
Dr. Reifsteck's current research focuses on promoting lifelong physical activity and health among athletes, and she has served as principal investigator for two NCAA-funded research projects focused on development and evaluation of the Moving On! program. She currently serves on the Editorial Board for the Women in Sport and Physical Activity Journal.