Karen is Lecturer in Asian Religions and Ethics at the University of Roehampton and previously taught in the Department of Religions and Philosophies at SOAS, University of London. UK. She is a co-founder of the Sanskrit Reading Room and a committee member of the SOAS Centre of Yoga Studies. A former OCHS Online student, Karen has authored our History of Yoga course. She has published in the journal Religions of South Asia and is co-editing The Routledge Handbook of Yoga and Meditation Studies.