Diana is an alumna of the University of Kent, having obtained her PhD in Statistics in 2003 for the thesis Stochastic Branching Processes in Biology. She then worked as a Research Associate on Stochastic models for yeast prion propagation and then on Parameter redundancy in ecological models. She became a Lecturer in Statistics in 2007.

Research interests

Ecological statistics, Integrated Population Modelling, Identifiability, Parameter redundancy, Generalised linear mixed models.
Part of the SE@K (Statistical Ecology at Kent) research group and a member of the National Centre for Statistical Ecology (NCSE).   


  • Anita Jeyam (with Dr Rachel McCrea)
  • Marina Jimenez-Munoz (with Dr Eleni Matechou)
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