Yesterday we had the honor of talking to Dr. Dijanna Figueroa aka the "Deep Ocean Doctor". She shared how she became a marine biologist and the incredible adventures her career choice has led her on. She encouraged us to keep a sense of wonder and to follow our passions.
Dr. Dijanna Figueroa holds a Bachelors of Science in Marine Biology from the University of California, Los Angeles and a PhD in Marine Science from the University of California, Santa Barbara. Her work as a deep-sea marine scientist and educator has been featured in various science documentaries, nature programs, and publications. She has over 10 years of experience teaching science, engineering, and STEM in K-8 schools throughout greater Los Angeles.
Watch the video here