Diana Hunn, Ph.D.

Contact Information

Diana M. Hunn, Ph.D.

Associate Professor

  • Full-Time Faculty

Courses Taught

  • EDT 428 Middle Childhood Science Methods
  • EDT 434 Science Methods for Adolescents and Young Adults
  • EDT 554 AYA Science Methods for Adolescents to Young Adults
  • EDT 660 Introduction to Educational Research
  • EDT 667 Master's Research Project


  • Ph.D., Science and Environmental Education, Indiana University
  • M.S.Ed., Science Education, Curriculum and Instruction, Miami University
  • B.S.Ed., Science Education, Miami University

Professional Activities

  • National Science Teachers Association
  • North American Association for Environmental Education
  • Science Education Council of Ohio
  • Environmental Education Council of Ohio
  • School Science and Mathematics Association
  • Ohio Academy of Science
  • Indiana University Alumni Association
  • Miami University Alumni Association
  • Association for Science Teacher Education
  • National Association for Research in Science Teaching
  • Phi Delta Kappa
  • Council for Elementary Science International
  • Hoosier Association of Science Teachers, Inc.
  • Association for Supervision and Curriculum Development
  • National Middle Level Science Teachers Association (Treasurer 2010)
  • Pi Lambda Theta
  • Environmental Education Council of Ohio, former Board Member, Secretary 2004-present
  • Ohio Environmental Education Fund Advisory, Board Member 2002-present
  • Science Education of Ohio, former Board Member, District VI, and Executive Director, Exec. Director Emeritus 2004-present

Research Interests

  • Science education
  • Teacher education
  • Professional development

Selected Publications

  • Herrelko, J.M., & D.M. Hunn. (2006). Ohio's outstanding mathematics  and science teachers devote their summer to professional growth.  Ohio Journal of School Mathematics, Autumn(54):22-27.
  • Trenta, L., L. Cunningham, S. Kruse, S. Printy, P. Griswold, D. Hunn, & F. Aquila. (2003). Report to the Dewitt Wallace Funds: Characteristics of higher and lower performing urban school districts in Ohio.
  • Hunn, D. M., & J. Herrelko. (2007, January). Project SOAR in Math and Science.