Diane Ellen Schmidt
- California State University, Chico
Dr. Diane E. Schmidt. BA Political Science 1980 and MA in Economics University of Missouri, St. Louis 1982. PhD Political Science Washington University 1988. Associate Director, Survey Research Center, CSUC, 2001-2002. Dr. Schmidt has been teaching for over 25 years in public policy and government and is currently a Professor in the Political Science Department at CSUC. She is a professional policy analyst and has worked as a community consultant in policy analysis. Dr. Schmidt is a facilitator for collaborative projects and teaches courses in collaborative management, program evaluation, and public personnel policy. She has published and/or presented her research on community outreach programs and collaboration in a variety of forums including the subfields of community development and public administration.