Dedicated Faculty Mentors

School of Behavioral Sciences Faculty

The faculty mentors in CalSouthern’s School of Behavioral Sciences are skilled and experienced clinicians as well as dedicated, responsive and highly credentialed educators.

They will be there for you—via phone, email or Skype—to answer any questions you may have and to help you master the course material. And, equally important, they will help you take the concepts you learn and apply them to resolve challenges commonly faced in clinical practice today.

CalSouthern’s faculty mentors are positive, encouraging and supportive—and entirely dedicated to your academic and professional success.


Diana Nightwine-Robinson, PhD

Faculty Mentor, General Education

Areas of Interest and Expertise
Religion, anthropology, sociology, psychology, gender studies
Dr. Diana Nightwine-Robinson has been a CalSouthern Mentor for several years now and enjoys her interaction with students immensely. She currently teaches courses in anthropology, religion and sociology. Because of her love for people, history and culture, Dr. Nightwine-Robinson travels internationally quite frequently. She is most fond of the year she spent in China teaching English and American culture. She also enjoys children’s writing and is currently researching and writing a text for publication on fairy tales and child development.
Educational Background

PhD Educational Psychology, Academic Psychology Capella University, Minnesota; MA and BA Anthropology California State University, Fullerton

Courses Taught
  • HU 1410 - World Religions
  • LGL 2225 - Social Psychology
  • NS 1205 - Introduction to Oceanography
  • NS 1400 - Anthropology
  • PSY 2300 - Introduction to Psychology
  • SS 1107 - African American History to 1877
  • SS 1108 - African American History: 1877 to Present
  • SS 1200 - Sociology
  • SS 1205 - Women’s History in America
  • SS 1217 - Cultural Anthropology
  • SS 1220 - Women, Culture and Society: Study of Gender


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