Diane Mutti Burke, Assistant Professor, History, UM Kansas City
Diane Mutti Burke, Assistant Professor of History at the University of Missouri-Kansas City, has a confession to make. Her eyes dart from interviewer to videographer as she decides to let them in on the secret: “Oh, I've been a—should I say it?—a history nerd since I was a little kid!”
Teaching and mentoring students takes a tremendous amount of energy. The UMRB allowed me to dedicate time to work on a book manuscript.