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Karen Stirrett - Science Faculty

Karen Stirrett

Science Faculty

Karen Stirrett comes to Thaden with more than ten years of experience teaching high school and college students, most recently at the Louisiana School for Math, Science, and The Arts and Tulane University. Raised in North Carolina, Dr. Stirrett holds a bachelor’s degree in biology from Wake Forest University and a doctorate degree in genetics from the University of Georgia. Her doctoral research focused on the genetics of microorganisms and led to postdoctoral work in drug discovery at Weill Cornell Medical College and green technologies at the University of Georgia.