By Missy Schwartz
Updated May 01, 2009 at 10:46 PM EDT

Kara DioGuardi, American Idol‘s controversial fourth judge, doesn’t know whether she’ll be returning to the show next season. “I’m only here for one season,” she tells TV Guide Magazine. “That’s what we’ve discussed. So we’ll see what happens.Hopefully they’ll keep me on.” Fellow judge Simon Cowell seemed equally unsure of DioGuardi’s fate, telling TV Guide Magazine, “I would imagine[she will be back], but the only say I have is about Ryan, Randy and Paula. I’ve alwaysmade it clear that I wouldn’t like to do the show without them. Sothat’s all I’m really concerned about.”