Diandra graduated from MIT with a B.S. in Brain and Cognitive Sciences and a minor in Writing. While at MIT, she worked primarily at the Cognitive Visual Cognition Lab with Aude Oliva. After spending a couple of years working for MIT's OpenCourseWare project, she has gone to work for the Harvard Medical School Psychiatry Neuroimaging Laboratory at Brigham and Women's Hospital to develop her research experience in psychiatric disorders. She is especially interested in schizotypal personality disorder and schizophrenia, and plans to attend medical school in the next few years.