Karen Burns

The University of Alabama

Karen Burns

The University of Alabama

Biography

Karen Burns is an Assistant Coordinator of Faculty Development at The University of Alabama (UA) in Tuscaloosa, Alabama where she assist faculty with various instructional technologies. Karen primarily serves as instructor, project lead, and administrator for an online faculty and graduate student website platform. Since joining UA in 2008, Karen obtained a master’s degree from the College of Education in Computers and Applied Technologies and is currently a PhD student in the Instructional Leadership program. Her interests include gamification, games for learning, instructional design, and teaching strategies in K-12, Higher Education, and corporate environments.