Dr. Kathleen Paulsen

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Dr. Kathleen Paulsen

Dr. Kathleen Paulsen

Head, Women's Soccer Coach
Assistant Professor of Kinesiology

Ph.D., M.S., B.A., University of Arkansas

KPaulsen@jbu.edu

Kathleen Paulsen is a graduate of the University of Arkansas with a B.A. in Biology, a M.S. in Kinesiology, and a Ph.D. in Health, Sport and Exercise Science.  Along with being a teacher and student, she is the women’s soccer coach at John Brown University.  Her research seeks to use technologies such as GPS and heart rate monitors to regulate fatigue, prevent injuries, and help drive training conditions for optimal performance.  As a teacher, she hopes to help students see that a holistic approach to health and wellness will help prepare them for a lifetime of usefulness. When not in the classroom, on the field, or in the lab, she enjoys coffee, board games, a game of pick-up basketball, and being outdoors.