Diana is a computer scientist actively guiding and supporting students (and others) in seeing computing beyond data, code or power-pointlessness. She is currently working as a Web Technologist for the School of Design, Royal College of Art, UK.
She has taught courses from mathematics fundamentals, programming, to social and semantic Web as a Visiting Lecturer for the Faculty of Science and Technology, University of Westminster, UK. She has completed her doctoral studies at the University of Westminster (2015) with the thesis titled A model for information retrieval driven by conceptual spaces. Some of her other projects include development work on the Webby Award winner Computational Science Education Reference Desk and a number of collaborative web tools for teaching. Her initial training was received at Ovidius University, Romania (2001), followed by a Master of Science at University of Northern Iowa, USA (2003).