Phone: (605) 394-5390
Mailing Address:
West River Nursing
1011 11th St
Rapid City, SD 57701


Barbara Hobbs

Assistant Dean/Associate Professor

PhD in Nursing, University of Nebraska Medical Center; MS in Nursing, California State University, Bakersfield, CA; BS, San Diego State University.
Teaching Responsibilities:
Undergraduate and Doctoral Courses
Research/Scholarship Responsibilities:
Human Factors affecting workers' health and safety, particularly night & shift workers'. Current Active Projects: Co-Project Director, Tools for the trade Application: Native American Students in Health Field, Co- Project Director, Becky Randall (SDSU College of Nursing), Funding Source (2012-2015), National Relief Charities.
Extension Responsibilities:
Professional Memberships:
American Nurses Association; South Dakota Nurses Association; Sigma Theta Tau, Int.; Working Time Society, Int.; Midwest Nursing Research Society
Committee Activities:
MNRS Membership Committe, Chair Past Chair and member, Health Systems and Policy section
Former Positions Held:
West River Nursing Dept. Head Student Services Coordinator, West River Nursing