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Karen Jensen

Assistant Professor
Full-Time Faculty


Karen D. Jensen (Ph.D) is an Assistant Professor of Dance. She studied dance as a child and in her youth with the BYU Young Dancemakers. She graduated from Brigham Young University with a Bachelor’s Degree in Dance and a Master's degree in Dance, specializing in screendance. She has taught dance in the private sector, public schools and internationally. She graduated with a Ph.D. from Texas Tech University in Curriculum Studies and Teacher Education, specializing in international education and internships.

Research Interests: Dance education, screendance/dance and film, narrative inquiry, digital storytelling and international education.