Rachael Yunis is the Science and Math Director at Apologia. She has advanced degrees in molecular genetics and developmental biology and biomedical ethics, over 10 years’ experience in molecular genetic research, and publications in multiple peer-reviewed scientific journals. Rachael is author of Exploring Creation with Earth Science and co-author of the Apologia textbook, Exploring Creation with Advanced Biology, 2nd edition.
She has worked as an ethicist and science writer for the American Medical Association, the Alzheimer’s Association, and other national publications such as Association News. Rachael also speaks on science, ethics, and homeschooling topics. She has been a volunteer member of local hospital ethics committees, is an on-call foster parent to infants waiting to be adopted into their forever families, and works globally to support orphaned children. Rachael and her husband, Sam, a NASA engineer with a Ph.D. in mechanical and aerospace engineering, have always homeschooled their children and been active in their Virginia homeschool community.Products by Rachael Yunis