Diana Dahlin Weber, Ph.D.

Senior Literacy and Education Consultant

Degrees

  • Ph.D, Reading Education, Syracuse University, 2003
  • M.Ed., Administrative and Policy Studies/International Development Education, University of Pittsburgh, 1990

Current positions

  • Certified Senior Literacy and Education Consultant, SIL International, 2012–
  • Developer/Coordinator, Graduate Certificate Program “Community-based literacy as Applied Linguistics”, SIL-University of North Dakota (SIL-UND), 2010–
  • Developer/Coodinator, Practice in Adult learning, Program planning, Evaluation, Literacy (PAPEL), 2009–
  • Literacy and Education Coordinator, SIL Americas Area, 2008–

Other professional experience and service

  • Head, Literacy Mega-Course, SIL-UND, 1998, 2003–04, 2006–07, 2009, 2011, 2013
  • Head, Literacy Mega-Course, Curso International de Lingüística, Traducción y Alfabetización (CILTA), 2004, 2007–2011
  • SIL International Literacy and Education Consultant, 2005–2011
  • Head, Literacy Mega-Course, Curso Superior en Lingüística Aplicada para Comunidades Indígenas (CSLA), 2006
  • Instructor, Literacy Mega-Course, CILTA, Lima, Peru, 2003
  • Instructor, Literacy Mega-Course, SIL-UND, 1995

Professional memberships

  • International Comparative Education Society, 1989–
  • International Reading Association, 1984–

Language proficiencies

  • English: ILR 5
  • Spanish: ILR 3/3.5
  • Quechua: ILR 2

Research interests

  • Program evaluation
  • Mentoring
  • Coaching
  • Comparative education
  • Teacher education/training
United States