Dianne Manning, Ph.D., M.Ed.
Professor Manning is Adjunct Professor, Health Science Education in the Faculty of Health Sciences, University of the Witwatersrand in Johannesburg, South Africa, where she has also served as Programme Director/Senior Academic Coordinator in the Centre for Health Science Education since 2003. From 1996 to 2002, Professor Manning taught medical students in histology, embryology, biochemistry, and physiology at both the University of the Witwatersrand and the University of KwaZulu-Natal. She holds a Ph.D. in developmental anatomy and a Master’s of Education degree, which she earned in 2007. Her professional interests include student engagement with learning, the learning environment, and program evaluation.
Professor Manning is a 2008 FAIMER Institute Fellow. In addition to serving as a Global Faculty Advisor for the 2011 FAIMER Institute, she is on the faculty of the Southern Africa-FAIMER Regional Institute (SAFRI) and a member of the FAIMER Program Evaluation Advisory Group.