About the Teacher
Degrees and Certifications:
Mrs. Karen Pullen received a Bachelor of Science in Biology from James Madison University (Go Dukes!) and a Master of Science in Biology from Virginia Commonwealth University. During both her undergraduate and graduate studies, she investigated amphibian diseases and the effect of urbanization on populations. She was born and raised in Virginia, where her family still lives and she visits frequently. For the past ten years, she has taught a combination of biology, physics, and environmental science to students varying in age from middle school to adults in college.