– Ph.D. Education (ongoing), Institute of Business Management
– MPhil Education, Iqra University
– M. Ed. (Teacher Education-Teaching of Social Studies and English), Aga Khan University, Institute for Educational Development AKUIED
An impassioned educationist at heart, Diana has fulfilled a plethora of roles in the academic field: From last 34 years she has been engaged in the field of Education in various capacities ranging from primary teacher, senior instructor, researcher, academic coordinator, Manager of Training, Vice-Principal and a Professional Development Manager.
Holding a Masters degree in Philosophy from IORA University and a Master’s degree in Education from the Aga Khan University Karachi, Diana Francis started her teaching career in 1985 and served at many renowned schools and organizations such as Francis Xavier’s School, St. Lawrence Boys School, Education Trust Nasra School, the Aga Khan Education Services, Citizen’s Foundations and Vali Mohammad Institute of Education.
As a teacher educator, she has trained teachers and heads all over Pakistan and created a culture of monitoring and evaluation- all leading to an improved body of staff at Schools. Furthermore, she comes with rich experience of teaching courses catering to learning about children and understanding them in order to become effective teachers to MA Early Childhood and Care Education teacher students. Currently, she is pursuing her Ph.D. degree from IoBM Karachi.
She is teaching Child Development and Educational Psychology at the Government Elementary College of Education.