Institutional Research Staff
Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness
Karen K. Nelson, Ph.D. is Assistant Vice President for Institutional Effectiveness. In addition, she teaches courses in natural science and biology. She received her Ph.D. from Case Western Reserve University in molecular biology and did her post-doctoral fellowship at Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center. Dr. Nelson is married with two children and is a member of Mountain Fellowship Church.
Research Assistant for Institutional Research
Laura Broussard, Ph.D. is Research Assistant for Institutional Research. In addition, she teaches math and physics courses and works in the math center. She holds a Ph.D. in applied physics from Stanford University. Dr. Broussard is married to Professor Phill Broussard, and they have two sons and are members of Lookout Mountain Presbyterian Church.