Visiting Lecturer II
Most recently, Dianne Bechtel won UNM’s Office of Support for Effective Teaching (OSET), 2011-2012 Outstanding Lecturer/Affiliated Teacher of the year award.
In addition to a strong emphasis in Technical Writing, Dianne Bechtel has taught Freshman English, Creative Writing, and Expository Writing at UNM, as well as Developmental English at the Southwest Indian Polytechnic Institute. Dianne frequently contributes to the English Department’s assessments of student learning in Technical Writing.
Dianne is also a creative writer and her short story, “The Road from Cubabi,” published in the Bellevue Literary Review, was nominated for the Pushcart Prize in 2008. As a working writer, Dianne continues her efforts in seeking publication for two of her short story collections.