Office Location: SCI-114
Department: Biological Sciences
Ph.D., Physiology, University of California, Berkeley
B.S., Biological Sciences, University of California, Irvine
Additional Graduate Work, University of Washington
Courses Taught / Sample Syllabus and Schedule
Diane loves neuroscience: the brain is endlessly fascinating.
Job-wise, most proud of: Outstanding Faculty of the Year Award, 2005-2006, given by the Associated Student Body of Mission College.
Life-wise, most proud of: her three children, Christine, Erica, and Scott.
Diane also loves to travel, scuba dive, dabble in music, play tennis, ride roller coasters, read, draw, and watch "Dancing with the Stars."
"I love science, and it pains me to think that so many are terrified of the subject or feel that choosing science means you cannot also choose compassion, or the arts, or be awed by nature. Science is not meant to cure us of mystery, but to reinvent and reinvigorate it." ~ Robert M. Sapolsky