Emmett Gill, Ph.D.

Emmett Gill, Ph.D.

Clinical Assistant Professor

Emmett Gill, Ph.D., has worked at North Carolina Central University, the U.S. Military Academy Center for Enhanced Performance (where he supervised men’s and women’s basketball student-athletes academic, social and athletic performance enhancement) and Rutgers University (as an assistant professor and faculty mentor for women’s basketball). While at NCCU, Gill developed the Student-Athletes Wellness Center; a collaboration between the MSW program and athletics. He is on the executive committee of the National Alliance of Social Workers in Sports, which promotes individual and community well-being through partnerships between the profession of social work and the field of athletics. Gill’s scholarship focuses on the intersection between social work and athletics and scandals in college sports.


  • Ph.D., University of Maryland
  • M.S.W., Howard University
  • B.A., University of North Carolina


Social Work Building


Mailing Address

The University of Texas
School of Social Work
1925 San Jacinto Blvd D3500
Austin, TX 78712-0358