Qualifications and Experience

Karen E. Jensen, Ph.D.

Paleobotany, Palynology, Biogeography


1977-87 Ph.D., Biology, Loma Linda University

1966-68 M.A., Biology, University of California

1962-66 B.A., Biology, University of California


1990 - present Director, Marian E. Glover Natural Sciences Center

1987 - 1990 Earth Sciences Tech., San Bernardino County Museum

1978 - 1987 Research Assistant, Loma Linda University

1976 - 1977 Museum Development, Institute for Creation Research

1971 - 1972 Research Assistant, Desert Research Inst. & U.C. Davis

1969 - 1971 Research Assistant, Foresta Inst. for Ocean and Mountain Studies

1963 - 1969 Research Assistant, University of California Santa Barbara


1987, Jensen, K.G., Fossil Pollen and Spores of the Jurassic-Cretaceous Great Valley Sequence, Northwestern California. PhD Dissertation, Loma Linda University. 324pp, University Microfilms International.


American Legion Award, 1956

1st Prize, Glendale Science Fair 1961

I. M. Campbell Scholarship, 1962-1963, other scholarships, 1964-69...

Loma Linda University Fellowship, 1979

Edmund Yeager Award, 1978

Geological Society of America Research Grant, 1981


American Botanical Society, Paleontological Section

California Native Plant Society

International Organization of Paleobotany