Diana D. Botsford


Communicaton Media Journalsm and Film
Role: Faculty
Campus: Springfield

Postal mail

Missouri State University
Communicaton Media Journalsm and Film
901 S. National Ave.
Springfield, MO 65897



  • Screenwriting and Producing, Boston University
  • Creative Writing, Seton University

Professional experience

  • Screenwriter, "Star Trek: The Next Generation"
  • Producer, "Harts of the West"
  • Producer, "Nightgames"
  • Executive Producer, Missouri State University Electronic Arts science-fiction short "Apollo"

Research and professional interests

  • Science-fiction writing (books, comics, film, television)
  • Student networking
  • Film writing, producing and directing
  • Speaking at conferences

Awards and honors

  • Selection of "Apollo" by International Science Fiction Film Festival, Athens, Greece
  • Chair, International Association of Media Tie-In Writer's Young Adult Scribe Awards Jury
  • Member, Science Fiction and Fantasy Writers of America